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Waiomu Beach Cafe

622 Thames Coast Road, Thames 3575, New Zealand
+64 7-868 2554
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“chocolate fish” (10 reviews)
“pizza” (20 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
622 Thames Coast Road, Thames 3575, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

GO TO THE BAKEHOUSE CAFE IN THAMES AND TAKE IT TO WAIOMU BEACH INSTEAD! Nice location on Waiomu Beach, except for the fact anything from this store is overpriced for what it is, I mean sure you got to make a profit, but no need...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank EveryoneIsRevolting
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Good coffee and great selection of homemade cakes scrolls etc.Generous servings for breakfast too.Friendly service.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Paul L
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our breakfast in the weekend with the new menu. Coffee was good and eggs, bacon and hollandaise sauce was delish with lemony homemade sauce and homemade bread. Thanks for the effort it was much appreciated

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GriffnLeanne
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Whilst initially the lady behind the counter seemed rather distracted and wouldn't engage with us on an eye level she took the order clinically, no chit chat etc. At the end she a bit more chatty when we back in for an ice cream. Good...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Julie B
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Stopped here for a cuppa on the way back to Auckland. Spoilt for choice with lots of tasty home baking. Had a delicious plum slice. Would definitely stop by again.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank KateMNZ
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We saw the Beach Cafe in a broshure in our hotel. The food was nice, the pizza decent. The staff though was very unfriendly. No.smile, rushing to take orders and not paying attention to individual customers.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ChristinaM4789
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We had been recommended to visit this cafe so made sure we went past it on our route to the Square Kauri. Delicious food and coffee, would definitely recommend and go again! Friendly staff and table service in the covered conservatory, keeping us dry and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 741leanneh
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Waiomu is always on our list when visiting the area.Good quality food in enjoyable surroundings.We look forward to our next visit

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank highfields
Reviewed 27 June 2018

This beach cafe is worth a detour just to eat there! One of our coffess made with almond milk was the best tasted this year. The food options covered every palate and the food was delicious. What a great find and well done to the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Helen B
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Always enjoyable Sunday afternoon outing out-of-town whether it is ice-creams in summer or coffee and homemade baking in winter.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank mcgaval
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 622 Thames Coast Road, Thames 3575, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Thames
  • Phone Number: +64 7-868 2554
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