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White Heron Store and Tearooms

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69 Scally Road | Whataroa, south Westland, Whataroa 7886, New Zealand
+64 3-753 4142
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good56%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
“whitebait” (2 reviews)
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69 Scally Road | Whataroa, south Westland, Whataroa 7886, New Zealand
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

We had taken friends of ours kids out for the day and they recommended this as the place to get ice-creams. Friendly staff and good range of ice-creams

Thank Moonah007
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

This is not only tearooms but a general store. They do good basic food in the cafe. Its very clean and the staff were good. If you're passing through and need food supplies they have all the essentials. Yes it is a bit more expensive...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Average fish and chips. 3.80for the smallest peice of fish inside heaps of greasy batter. Sorry but this is not the place to stop for dinner.

Thank C W
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Right over the road from my accommodation the store is perfectly placed for those wanting breakfast /lunch. Doubles as the local post office and souvenir shop too. Friendly, cheerful staff and a delicious whitebait sandwich.

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Handy little shop that will satisfy your needs for a couple of days. Polite and friendly staff who are very helpful.

Thank John O
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

This was a lovely place to get out of the rain & stop for lunch on our way to Fox Glacier. The mushroom burger and chips were delicious. Serving size are generous, one serving of chips can easily be shared between 2-3 people. There's a...More

Thank People2seePlaces2G0
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Very friendly with quick service and delicious whitebait patties. Open 8am for breakfast. Well stocked country store

Thank BluePoppyNZ
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I pass through Whataroa a lot and always stop off for a Cappuccino and a toasted sammie when I stop there.

Thank Murry_Cave
Reviewed 27 April 2016

A lovely big mug of English Breakfast tea, very welcome. Very friendly place, nothing too much trouble.

Thank Suegofar
Reviewed 21 March 2016

I loved all these little cafes along Highway 6. Nothing was ever too much trouble, selections were plentiful, and the home made soup - especially at Whataroa - was delicious on a wet and grey afternoon. They also sell all the basic provisions you're likely...More

Thank Lily W
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  • Address: 69 Scally Road | Whataroa, south Westland, Whataroa 7886, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Whataroa
  • Phone Number: +64 3-753 4142
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