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Valentines Rotorua - CLOSED

Fenton Sts, Rotorua 3201, New Zealand
+64 7-349 4490
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good14%
  • Average23%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible32%
31 Oct 2016
“Very disappointing experience”
19 Mar 2016
“Out of business!!!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Fenton Sts, Rotorua 3201, New Zealand
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11 - 20 of 169 reviews

Reviewed 10 January 2016

Valentines used to be a very popular restaurant, for family groups, oldies, etc. A lot have now closed down. I always wondered why, as we had had some really nice family gatherings, for birthday get together's, and other reasons. Not having been to one for...More

Thank nudenut
Reviewed 5 January 2016

i have not been to this place for a few months but have been meaning to give it a review. great food friendly staff italian waiter was a real joker made the evening but as i said great food will go again but book because...More

Thank ruth216
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

This restaurant isn't worth the $33 you pay for the buffet. Some of the food looked like it had been sitting there for a while (and we were there at 6:30pm). There isn't a large option of food like at other buffet places. It's very...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 4 January 2016

The staff were very friendly & helpful. The food was not so great. A lot of it tasted like it had been cooked before & was just being reheated. And they were a bit slow to top up the items that did get eaten (probably...More

Thank Dinhfamily19
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

Well... What can I say about this restaurant, if you could call it that. Let's start with the positives...we were greeted with a great smile from the host (he was good). It wasn't busy at all (first sign to get out) and it was 5...More

Thank Law68
Reviewed 15 December 2015

The place was old and dated, most things could do with a freshen up, staff were nice and did their best. Food was ok for a cheapish family meal. the selections were ok, we did not go back and it would not be high on...More

Thank Darron L
Reviewed 8 December 2015

My partner and I went to this restaurant for a Sunday evening dinner. The buffet menu average. There was enough seafood to keep the most ardent seafood lover happy. There was a good choice of various dressing but pity though not enough in the salad...More

Thank hinterlandboyz2
Reviewed 4 December 2015

Friendly helpful reception - only good thing about it - food and service very average - By sharing your experiences, you're helping travellers make better choices and plan their dream trips. Thank you!

Thank kiab15
Reviewed 28 November 2015

We came here for a birthday. There was plenty of room - The place was clean. There was food galore, although as the place packed up the food was going pretty quick. Staff were accommodating, friendly and professional.

1  Thank Sierra P
Reviewed 24 November 2015 via mobile

If I was the head chef I'd turn that kitchen around the meal wasn't nice or the presentation of food was poor the cutlery and glasses had finger prints all over the glasses and I watched sweaty chefs handle the foods soz but I notice...More

Thank Karla F
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fenton Sts, Rotorua 3201, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-349 4490
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