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The Courthouse Cafe

11 Elizabeth Street, Collingwood 7073, New Zealand
+64 3-524 8194
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (35 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Elizabeth Street, Collingwood 7073, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped for a hearty breakfast before heading off on the Heaphy Track. The coffee was so good we had another! The food was delicious, the owner was welcoming and friendly, the atmosphere was great. Loved the retro collection of crockery! Great food, great service,...More

Thank Nell M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The weather had started to pack up as we arrived in Collingwood so first impressions of the place was not great. We were about to depart and this place was spotted so decided to stop for a pit stop! The place is lovely and even...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lovely welcoming staff served a wonderful lunch, ample parking around the Courthouse Cafe. Appreciated the historic environment.

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 19 May 2018

As I said , great coffee,great owner, it's a pleasure to visit these places, after a one visit we were treated like family, looking forward to another visit

Thank pops46Kiama
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a pit stop after the long drive from Motueka. The coffee was a bit strong for me but the cakes were pretty good. Yes, pretty good indeed. Art work, furnishings etc - well done.

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Notice stated: This cafe is run on Love, Great Food, and very strong coffee. Correct in all instances. Friendly staff, great food, ample portions - and strong coffee!

Thank Vic H
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

After a substandard visit to a nearby cafe, we came here for lunch. Food was generously portioned and tasty. A bit of a wait, but nothing like the place across the road (and it did feel as though everyone descended at once!)

Thank Kirsten M
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Great spot for both hearty breakfast and coffee and cake. Plenty of options for special diets. Friendly staff make everyone feel very welcome. Bonus WiFi.

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 14 March 2018

This is a lovely little spot to stop at to have a bite to eat. Charming old courthouse building with outdoor area. A nice selection of cabinet food, with reasonable sized portions, and nice coffee.

Thank Joy C
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We were in Collingwood and decided to try the Old Courthouse for lunch. It was in a lovely location, the staff were very friendly and the food was good. We both had wraps and coffee, and enjoyed it very much. An old building put to...More

Thank Car0le88
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Elizabeth Street, Collingwood 7073, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Golden Bay  >  Collingwood
  • Phone Number: +64 3-524 8194
The Courthouse Cafe is open 6 days a week, from 8am-4pm. Closed Wednesdays. Open Thursday and Saturday nights from 5-8pm for Takeaway Gourmet Pizzas.
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