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US$6 - US$14
Cafe, New Zealand
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Warm and welcoming. Good coffee, nice tea, and an OK eggs benny...not the best, but good enough for a decent start to the day.

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 6 March 2021

We must have visited on a bad day. We ordered coffee and scones. The coffee was great however the scones were not. The scones were like rock cakes even heated up. I thought my homemade scones were bad and i wouldn't sell mine and these...were worse - which made us laugh. On the bright side the serving staff were lovely and a pleasant setting outside.More

Date of visit: January 2021
Kylie J, Owner at The Courthouse Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2021

I am so happy you could laugh about this!! Am so sorry scones were like rock cakes..: we must have seriously have had a bad day! So sorry but thank you for softening the blow with saying other things were good:) if you happen to...More

Reviewed 1 March 2021

My wife and I had a lovely cup of coffee and a snack here. The staff were brilliant, especially as they were coping with COVID Level 2 restrictions, the coffee was delicious, and the snacks were home made and wonderful. Couple all of that with...a beautiful heritage building, great gardens to sit in, and you have the perfect mix for a great place to rest and eat.More

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 27 February 2021

Called in just for coffee but the food also looked quite nice. Very busy and popular place with locals and visitors alike

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 16 February 2021

Breakfast and a couple of coffee’s. Couldn’t fault either . Coffee was hot and strong . Service staff were very friendly

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 12 February 2021 via mobile

What a fabulous surprise after 4 days on the Heaphy Track ! Wonderful fresh food on an enticing menu, great coffee, very friendly service in an extremely relaxed village. Highly recommended

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 26 January 2021 via mobile

Stayed just across the road from this beautiful Cafe. Day 1 we had lovely and tasty pasta and second day delicious filled croissants. Oh, and please have coffee at this place. Yummy !

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 14 January 2021

We visited Collingwood and stopped for some breakfast/brunch. Food was delicious and people super friendly! Such a great place to have a bite. Glad we stopped! Thanks guys! ❤️

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 8 January 2021 via mobile

I had a mocha here twice! Was soooo good, I am very picky! The cafe has a nice vibe indoors and outdoor. Beautiful flowers and antiques in the cafe. Love the idea that no takeaway cups are used only eco cups. Not too far from...were we were staying in wharariki beach worth the drive!More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 2 January 2021 via mobile

It was a beautiful day so we sat outside on dawn off logs for seats, around a table that easily accommodated the 6 of us. The coffee was good and they were able to provide soy milk alternatives for the two lactose intolerant group members....There was even a small nail polish tucked into the plant in the centre of the table, if you felt so inclined while you enjoyed the beautiful weather and atmosphere.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Courthouse Cafe

  • Yes, The Courthouse Cafe offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, The Courthouse Cafe offers delivery services.

  • The Courthouse Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4.5