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Mrs Woolly's General Store

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64 Oban Street, Glenorchy 9350, New Zealand
+64 3-409 0051
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Lovely Shop Shame About The Food

Last Tuesday ,we came to eat then saw the fantastic selection goods and souvenirs to buy, but the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Brucemilesrobby
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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It has everything - Great slices & Muffins - plus

plenty of local souvenirs ( not the tacky ones though! ) local produce, clothing, jewelry & daily... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
planetogra
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Tewantin, Australia
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A destination stop for the world-famous Full Monty gelato sundae, fresh house-made takeaway food, organic groceries, outdoor gear, accessories and beautiful NZ-made gifts. Mrs Woolly's has something for everyone!
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“gelato” (10 reviews)
“pies” (5 reviews)
“cookies” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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64 Oban Street, Glenorchy 9350, New Zealand
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+64 3-409 0051
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"lamb pie"
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"for sale"
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"great store"
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"lovely service"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Last Tuesday ,we came to eat then saw the fantastic selection goods and souvenirs to buy, but the food $9 pies wow expensive and my partner brought the the chicken salad that tasted tired and days old very disappointing. They should try harder to give...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

plenty of local souvenirs ( not the tacky ones though! ) local produce, clothing, jewelry & daily needs ... & a great "homey" feel. Service is welcoming & a wander around is only to be expected as there is hardly any other similar store in...More

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MrsWoollyGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to tell our team what you think of Mrs Woolly's General Store! It's lovely to hear you felt warmly welcomed and found lots to explore discover - enjoy the rest of your trip, and we hope to welcome you back...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

You open the door and find yourself transported into a world of rich colour, texture, taste and smell. You need time to enjoy all around you, and there are all sorts of exquisite things to enjoy and buy. A real treasure trove.

Thank John P
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MrsWoollyGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Hello John, and thanks so much for your kind words! Your description of a 'treasure trove' sums up Mrs Woolly's General Store perfectly and we're glad you enjoyed the experience :-)

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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

The pork pie at Mrs Wooleys was the best I have ever tasted- a big call for a Kiwi! Full of roast pork and Apple sauce, along with the most perfect puff pastry and a chunk of crackling. Yuuum! Only reason I am not giving...More

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MrsWoollyGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Ellabella, it's lovely to hear that our Roast Pork & Apple Sauce pie was such a big hit with you! We can't apologise enough for the fluffy spillage and we're so sorry your little girl got covered in milk - as a result of your...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

My daughter and I visited here after a 3 day hike through the mountains. The general store was a magical place with marvelous foods, homemade treats and refreshments combined with a world-class selection of incredible items.More

Thank Randall B
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MrsWoollyGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Randall, fantastic to hear you had the chance to explore the stunning mountains of the area with your daughter. We're delighted you popped in to visit us at Mrs Woolly's General Store and it makes our day to see you describe it as 'a magical...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Loved the fresh pies at this little Glenorchy store! Great selection of Kiwiana stuff to browse through, and a nice little shaded shelter to rest on a hot sunny day! Lovely service from the team too!More

Thank AdrianT-NZ
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MrsWoollysGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Good food, a well-curated collection of gifts, a welcoming place to sit and enjoy your meal, coffee or the beautiful scenery which surrounds us... thank you for highlighting some of the things we hope make Mrs Woolly's special. We look forward to seeing you again,...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Wonderful home made food! Lots of options for paleo/organic/gluten free. Very friendly staff. If your in glenorchy you should give this place a visit.

Thank Amy H
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MrsWoollysGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Lovely feedback for our chef and service teams, Amy. We love eating healthy too. Thanks for coming by!

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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

All local items.....excellent. Great food, jewelry, cloths and other local items. If you are in Glenorchy don't miss.

Thank Mitchell M
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MrsWoollysGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thanks for coming by, and taking time to share your experience, Mitchell!

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Stopped here on our quick turn-around from Queenstown to Glenorchy. A charming little spot, every aisle and item has it's own charm. "Mrs. Woolly" has great taste! Maybe it's the country charm, maybe its their support of the Community Trust, but you will enjoy the...More

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MrsWoollysGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Mrs Woolly is delighted you enjoyed exploring her store. She's always on the lookout for beautiful, useful and unique things, and loves sharing them with our customers. Thank you for spotlighting that all of our profits flow to the Glenorchy Community Trust!

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Many interesting products, polite service and great ice cream BUT, the Manuka South royal jelly and propolis products I purchased there left a very bitter taste in my mounth: a mistake of NZ$150 in total. What I found in royal jelly the capsules had no...More

Thank ttzoltan
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MrsWoollysGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

We appreciate your attention to the contents of the royal jelly and propolis products made by Manuka South and are sorry they don't meet your expectations. We share a commitment to quality products and high quality suppliers here at Mrs Woolly's General Store; we aim...More

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KJSinSeattle
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Response from MrsWoollysGS | Property representative |
The campground will be open 24 October 2016 through 26 April 2017. Reservations are now open online for 2016 - 2017 at the Mrs Woolly's Campground webpage-- we hope to see you soon!
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