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L'Arte

255 Mapara Road | Acacia Bay, Taupo 3385, New Zealand
+64 7-378 2962
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Whanau Brekkie

Had our out of town friends whanau staying the weekend. Unfortunately the weather wasn't great so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
freish2015
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Taupo, New Zealand
Another excellent display of NZ artistry

Similar to Lava Glass, L'Arte showcases ceramic/pottery art in a garden and gallery - together with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kathryn M
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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255 Mapara Road | Acacia Bay, Taupo 3385, New Zealand
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+64 7-378 2962
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had our out of town friends whanau staying the weekend. Unfortunately the weather wasn't great so decided to treat ourselves to Brunch at L'Arte. Delicious food and the studio is always great for a visit.

Thank freish2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Similar to Lava Glass, L'Arte showcases ceramic/pottery art in a garden and gallery - together with a very pleasant cafe. The ceramics are delightful, with birds, flowers and mosaics all prominent. Just a short drive from Taupo, through pretty Acacia Bay - we thoroughly enjoyed....More

Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed 29 April 2017

A stroll through the garden and gallery is wonderful, add a cafe with great coffee and cinnamon buns - no wonder its a winner. Was very busy when we arrived, but plenty of space for us all

Thank Riotrioadventures
Reviewed 27 April 2017

A small but big in art work designed garden/gallery in Taupo, that can be enjoyed by people of all ages. The art works are of mosaic tiles laid out beautifully in a peaceful atmosphere. Myself an amateur tile art designer can understand the amount of...More

Thank Mukundan S
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Called into this cafe as heard it was worthwhile. I wasn't disappointed. My friends and I wandered around the grounds taking in all the sculptures and art and then visited the shop selling ceramics. There were some stunning pieces and lots I would have liked...More

Thank Carole B
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

A bit out of the way yet so with it. The coffee and the cinnamon buns were outstandingly good. The atmosphere and gallery were a real bonus.

Thank jandrkiwi
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We went to see the art, and frankly were a little disappointed. There was really nothing that caught my eye and the shop was full of stuff that was interesting but no one would really ever need. We didn't sample it but the café looked...More

Thank Gloucester68
Reviewed 27 March 2017

All we wanted was Sunday brunch and we got a complete art show. Food was solid but the great variety of pieces in the garden stole my heart. Nothing else like this around Taupo and worth the ten-minute drive from downtown.

Thank Nail56
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Went here for breakfast with friends. Absolutely excellent, great service, great food, great coffee, great company. What more could you want?

Thank KennyAnnand
Reviewed 15 March 2017

It is a bit of a trek around to the restaurant from Taupo town, but well worth it. Food was great, coffee was good, service was good...and I am sure the gardens and mozaic work is worth a look around...when it is not raining.

Thank gus3382016
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