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“Surprisingly excellent?,”

Rustic Cafe and Tapa's
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$9 - US$16
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Rustic is pretty unassuming from the outside - tucked in amongst coffee shops and fish n chips - but WOW!!
We had tapas - we selected three of their $10 range, chicken satay skewers, chilli garlic mushrooms and devils on horseback. This was served on a platter with lots of fruit and sauces - beautiful and tasty and reasonably priced!
They serve great coffee too....

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Thank Na0miNZ
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Reviewed 14 August 2014

Always a queue when I go here. The service is great and portions are LARGE. Great value especially for teenagers or backpackers. And if it is still on their menu try their peppermint cheesecake - YUM!

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Reviewed 12 August 2014 via mobile

Spending a beautiful moment at Hanmer Springs; my husband and I decided not to stay in the hotel to order breakfast.
After wondering around; we found a place was quieter compare to the other as my preference was to sit inside.
I ordered Cappuccino and as usual order Long Black for my husband.
His preference for brunch is big brekky meal and he said it was all right. I ordered Egg Benedict served with special Italian bread & cucumber fetta cheese.
We liked the ambiance and service was good provided by the efficient staff.

Thank ogswoman
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Reviewed 10 August 2014

Had eggs and they clearly use battery hen eggs as they were tasteless and served on supermarket toast . Partners food was rubbery and they couldn't eat much of it.

Dirty tables, with dishes left from previous patrons left on a number of tables. No one to clear them - short staffed maybe.

Coffee average.

Won't be back

Thank D J
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Reviewed 13 July 2014

We initially tried to get in here for lunch, it was all hustle bustle & looked very busy & popular. For dinner we made sure we got here early. The selection is fantastic - easily something for everyone. We ordered 4 Tapa's & were astounded when they came out fantastically displayed on a large platter with fresh greens, condiments & garnish's. Each item was delicious & plentiful - we cannot rave enough about the quality of this restaurant.

Thank AnjHpr
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