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41 Ruapehu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-376 5759
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
“cakes” (25 reviews)
“french toast” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
41 Ruapehu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best coffee in town 😎😎😎😎. Extremely spacious from inside... the best brekky n lunch in Taupo.. i will comeback

Thank Harpreet S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to piccolo few times Always been fantastic breakfast and coffee .keep it up the good work. A+++++++++++

Thank Tanej1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Served on Kumara cakes. Their version of eggs Benny. Perfect eggs. holandaise served on the side and not smothered. Great way to serve. To points from me. By the way their food cabinet looked divine.

1  Thank pure e
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

piccolo is always clean and tidy the food and coffee is excellent the staff are always friendly and supper fast.

1  Thank Craig O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited Piccolo several times on visits to Taupo and so it was this morning when we went for a coffee. The first thing that strikes you on entering is the really nice looking food on display. Add to that the warm welcome from...More

Thank Garry C
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We called in here for breakfast on the last day of our holiday. The menu is pretty standard - we had a big breakfast and pancakes. The food came out super fast and was good solid no nonsense food. The big breakfast was definitely a...More

Thank stevepearce1984
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Had lunch there on trip to Taupo. Great food and service. Went back next day for lunch. We were trying to decide what to choose from the large variety of food in the food cabinet when staff member came over and explained what each dish...More

Thank LloydNZ
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Food is simple but good. Large choice of desserts. Very friendly and professional service. The restaurant is warm and the deco is appealing

Thank cathyNoumea
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We had lunch here and it was superb . Lots of variety to choose from and very yummy food. We also dined for breakfast the next day and that was just as good plenty of food and very tasty.

Thank Ginny556
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

They say the French toast is the chefs speciality and they are not wrong. There is a lot of food but it was amazing - who knew bacon and banana worked so well together. The coffee was also a hit. Our guide book took us...More

Thank Bulrac
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Ruapehu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-376 5759
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