L'Arte, Taupo

4.5
A quirky little cafe and eatery, L'Arte remains best known for its mosaic garden meticulously crafted by ceramic artist Judi Brennan over a number of years. These vibrant sculptures, including an outdoor living room, provide a unique setting to enjoy your meal, prepared fresh on site. The cafe offers an all-day breakfast menu and a large selection of beers and wines. Stop by the small deli if you'd like to bring some of the food home. Put L'Arte into our Taupo online driving holiday planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Taupo.
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  • Reasonably priced cafe. Great food! The pottery was good, pretty pricey but handmade! Recommended the place to make Christmas decorations that would have been perfect at this time of the year!  more »
  • A wonderful place to visit with new items being added each time we visit. Off the beaten track in beautiful surroundings and always busy. Great food and good service, a must visit when in Taupo.  more »
  • Whilst it took a while for our large group to place our orders once we did the service was excellent and the food very good. The staff were friendly and we received our meals quickly. Great little win...  more »

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