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Sandfly Cafe

9 The Lane, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
+64 3-249 9529
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (24 reviews)
“pancakes” (32 reviews)
“salmon bagel” (8 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 4:30 PMAll hours
Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 The Lane, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Brilliant spot to go to for breakfast. Menu great something there for all the family. We arrived early and had a leisurely breakfast people where coming and going in a constant stream. Very friendly staff no problem to provide extra water with coffee. We had...More

Thank DJandR
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely cafe with indoor and outdoor seating. Enjoyed sitting outside under the shade of the trees. Fun and friendly. Delicious corn fritters with smoked salmon!

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch and an early morning coffee another day. Food was tasty, service polite, friendly and helpful. Beautiful weather to sit outdoors and the coffee was made well.

Thank jamesthughes
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Busy little cafe, but very quick! Lovely morning enjoy morning tea (carrot cake), my husband enjoyed his pie.

Thank tegper
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for a quick breakfast while staying in Te Anu. The staff were very friendly and recommended that we order the 'hash brown stack'. We ordered a meat and veggie version which were both absolutely delicious!

Thank Bethany E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This cafe was recommended from where we are staying. My husband and I had a delicious breakfast and then today lunch. There is seating inside and out on the lawn...and as it was a beautiful sunny day we had lunch outside under a shade umbrella....More

Thank Rosemarie G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent coffee and delicious homemade scones, muffins etc. We walked in and straight out of two cafes before finding this one. Would definitely recommend.

Thank courtsnzl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hey good place to eat breakfast or lunch. The place seems likely to attract locals food is served piping hot in a nice atmosphere it was so busy there was limited seating. They seemed to run out of specials early.

Thank William F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the chicken and avocado "roll" which was chicken and avocado rolled in a slice of bread. It was interesting as I haven't seen a roll like this before but it was delicious! I also had a hot chocolate which was nice. My husband...More

Thank Bess1988
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very tidy cafe with good shaded outdoor seating. Just across from the main Fresh Choice supermarket.

Thank NZerGuy
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14 December 2015|
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Response from Kaylene K | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they would be open. I didn't need a reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 The Lane, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Fiordland National Park  >  Te Anau
  • Phone Number: +64 3-249 9529
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