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Green Caravan Cafe Restaurant

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401 Anakiwa Road | RD1, Anakiwa 7281, New Zealand
+64 3-574 1388
13:30 - 16:00
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34 reviews
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

Coming up to the final stages of QCT and my mind was thinking of what to eat when I got back to civilisation as such :-) A boysenberry ice-cream was top of the list - Imagine my dissapointment when we got to Anikiwa to find there was no dairy - however 5 mins later found out that the Green Caravan... More 

Thank doolal
London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Welcome tea and coffee at the end of our Cycle of Queen Charlotte Track. Snacks available too, with local advice.

Thank Victoria B
Hamburg, Germany
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124 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Awesome soy latte at a spot where you wouldn't expect to find any coffee at all! And the ice cream was even better.

Thank Betty V
Greater London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Good coffee, good ice cream and good chat!! Very welcoming after a day's hike. Nothing else needs to be said.

Thank evamitch
Abergavenny, United Kingdom
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325 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Stopped briefly here to have a coffee while watching the rain. The owner/patron was very good company - interested in your story and interesting to talk with about the local area. Nice coffee too!

Thank GoLiveYoung
Melbourne, Australia
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491 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 258 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

... at the very beginning or end of the Queen Charlotte Track: You get the needed coffee, tea or bites ...

Burlington, Canada
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296 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Serves coffee, pop, ice-cream bars and other non-perishable sundries to hikers coming off the trail or people at the beach. It is close enough to the Pier that boaters can grab something too.

Thank Duncan P
Vienna, Austria
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39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely meeting at the end of the Queen Charlotte track. We were served hot drinks and cookies. What else do you need more after a long hike :-)

Thank Henrik R
Skopelos, Greece
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We called in and even though they were officially closed they made us a coffee! Great spot next to Queen Charlotte Sound and very good coffee.

Thank Gardenorm
Queenstown, New Zealand
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We arrived soaked after a long bike and the caravan was closed ..... but they opened it for us and produced the best 4 streaming cups of hot chocolate ! So appreciated and highly recommended

Thank Tonya S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
13:30 - 16:00
13:30 - 16:00
13:30 - 16:00
13:30 - 16:00
13:30 - 16:00
13:30 - 16:00
13:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Anakiwa Road | RD1, Anakiwa 7281, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Anakiwa
  • Phone Number: +64 3-574 1388
The Green Caravan Cafe is open every afternoon from 1.30pm between Labour Weekend (end of October) to the end of April. Located at the end of the Queen Charlotte Track, its the perfect spot to reflect on your walk or ride, with an espresso coffee, ice-cream, cold drinks and snacks. Safe swimming beach - a popular spot for visitors and locals alike.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?