Urbano Bistro


Urbano Bistro is a smart casual café by day and informal bistro restaurant by night.

This multi-award winning eatery serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, making Urbano your go-to for casual and intimate dining, business meetings, or functions for up to 100 people.

A smart casual café by day - serving breakfast, lunch and bar snacks. Fresh baked muffins, slices, cakes and biscuits with gluten-free options available. Ozone coffee. Dine in or takeaway.

Bistro dining by night - serving modern, innovative contemporary cuisine. Licensed bar with comprehensive range of beer, wine, spirits and non-alcoholic beverages.

  • Icon of Hospitality, Rotorua Hospitality Awards 2023
  • Supreme Award, Rotorua Hospitality Awards 2021
  • Outstanding Restaurant, Rotorua Hospitality Awards 2013
  • NZ Beef and Lamb Excellence Award 2013 & 2014

Owners Richard and Julie Sewell, and Herb and Annette Sewell have proudly served locals and visitors to Rotorua for many years with modern and innovative cuisine coupled with excellent service in a comfortable dining atmosphere. The Sewells warmly invite you to join them at Urbano Bistro.

How to find us?

289 Fenton Street, Rotorua