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The Courthouse Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


US$5 - US$14
Cafe, New Zealand
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews pizza chocolate cake salad cakes pie great coffee golden bay old building staff were very friendly cabinet food strong coffee across the road pretty garden delicious food rainy day home made definitely worth a visit
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited with a few friends and enjoyed great coffee & food sitting outside in a shady spot. The menu is varied, I thoroughly enjoyed the breakfast stack & my husband had the breakfast tortilla which he rated highly. Service was friendly & efficient, and all...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank M4958GDlaurag
Reviewed 1 week ago

On the way up to Farewell Spit, we stopped her3 for breakfast. Good food at acceptable prices, in pleasant surroundings.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank trekdog
Reviewed 1 week ago

I always have really good food here - have been coming for a few years and the quality stays consistent - their smoked fishcakes are particularly good but I also like their pies and wraps. Staff are always helpful and I particularly appreciate that they...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sashahk47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rather disappointed with the Courthouse Cafe. Maybe we got them on a bad day. Ordered a beef and mushroom pie and a slice of carrot cake for husband and I to share. Carrot cake came out quickly. Pie took 25 minutes. Also, staff grabbed pie...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Brenda M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've passed this place many times and today we finally called in. Great broccoli and cranberry salad. Husband loved his pork belly on home made sourdough bread and salad. Carrot cake was fantastic. Giant slice so we shared it. All food was great value for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Marianne P
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Wonderful old building so well restored in an attractive, low key and relaxed little village. Great atmosphere, good food and coffee!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank janp356
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

We had breakfast at The Courthouse, fast friendly service, great food and coffee. We sat outside, it was a bit nippy but worth it. The sounds of birds were all around us, very peaceful. I highly recommend coming here if you're staying on or passing...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank angelC3476SL
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Good food and service in a quaint location.Coffee, tea and light meals on offer. The steak and mushroom pie is my pick. You can’t really go wrong with this cafe

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank wilfredog
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We dropped in for a coffee which was great. The display cabinet enticed my friend to buy the chocolate cake. We shared the cake and it was divine. Kylie was a wonderful host. A very enjoyable experience.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ollyinport
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Bit late but had a glorious chicken meal here 16 years ago.A friend went a few years ago and texted us from the Cafe and said our recommendation was spot on.Just telling a client who is off to the Soth Island next week to eat...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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