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Brown Butter Kitchen

$$ - $$$European, German,
3 Muhunoa East Road | Ohau, Levin 5570, New Zealand
+64 6-368 9191
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (15 reviews)
“pancakes” (5 reviews)
“pulled pork” (4 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
European, German, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3 Muhunoa East Road | Ohau, Levin 5570, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We meet up with friends here today it was so nice and warm as we walked in making it very welcoming. The service was good and the food was so yummy a lovely selection something for ever one thanks so much to those on duty...More

Thank Diane G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We loved it here. It was so comfortable and inviting with two young children in tow. Plenty of parking. The food and the coffee were both delicious. More cabinet food would be nice but we really enjoyed what we ordered. The service was great and...More

1  Thank Munford
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on the road and decided to stop off at this place. There were sandwiches and other main dishes, all were good. The owner was German and just as nice as he could be. I can't remember his name. There was a Bavarian tasting...More

Thank gregntommy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have visited this cafe twice in the last few months - both times the experience was average. The food made no impression, however, the staff was very nice and courteous.

Thank anuann
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We have stopped here a few times now and every time we have been served by lovely staff and enjoyed our coffee and food. It has a large roomy area so there is no bumping into tables or getting bumped like some of the over...More

1  Thank Valerie T
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I had a tart from the cabinet selection with a side salad and my partner had a toasted sandwich and a side of chips. The meals were lovely, the coffee well made and the service excellent.

1  Thank chridon71
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Starts with warm and friendly service. Lovely warming food. The shepherd's pie was hot and delicious but the plum tart was just too awesome. Light flaky pastry, creamy custard and a black doris plum. Heavenly. Great place to stop. Not a lot of parking but...More

1  Thank Ah62
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is the second time we have been to this café and both times we found the food good, but the selection was quite limited. It was average price range. The staff were pleasant but not really friendly. We probably wouldn't go again.

Thank t0nyelaine
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Great little spot just outside of Levin in a nice country setting! Great service from friendly faces. Child friendly with high chairs available and some toys to keep them distracted. Good variety on the menu. I personally love the big breakfast as it has a...More

1  Thank acioffi
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Decor very plain but clean and warm. We ordered the Fatima breakfast which was beautiful, fresh and perfectly cooked. A brilliant way to start the day. Staff friendly and service prompt.

1  Thank rll58
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$14
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Muhunoa East Road | Ohau, Levin 5570, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Levin
  • Phone Number: +64 6-368 9191
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