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Waiomu Beach Cafe Restaurant

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622 Thames Coast Road, Thames 3575, New Zealand
+64 7-868 2554
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
622 Thames Coast Road, Thames 3575, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Often been past this cafe - always looked busy and my initial thoughts were not positive. I had moved to the coast to get away from Auckland and this place somehow reminded me of it. Love to be proven wrong! A visiting friend suggested we...More

Thank Ruby68641
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the soup of the day (Chicken Malay) with crunchy bead - it was delicious. Sat outside in the crisp winter sun. Lovely.

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great cafe serving excellent food on a stretch of coastal highway somewhat lacking such facilities. We sat outside in the sun on a brisk late Autumn morning.....perfect! Great place for the children and plenty on the menu for them. Stopped en-route from Coromandel town to...More

Thank Wendy and Albie N
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Really lovely little place right across the street from the beach north of Thames. I highly recommend the creamy mushrooms with the potatoes and rocket & tomato salsa salad with a side of sausage. I think it's mostly outdoor seating if I remember correctly...

Thank ceallaigho
Reviewed 1 May 2017

While this cafe has a beautiful setting and is handy, they need to look seriously at the size of their slices/cake etc. $6.50 for the smallest helping of a slice, with no cream & no yoghurt offered. The slice was 3 mouthfuls - and delicious...More

Thank mcbWaikato
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Good cafe serving excellent food on a stretch of coastal highway somewhat lacking such facilities. We sat outside in the sun and drank lovely cool smoothies.....perfect!

Thank Katieclem46
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Have stopped here 2 or 3 times now on our numerous trips to Coromandel and always leave disappointed. The service area is too small to service more than 2 customers at a time, the counter staff awkwardly ignore customers until they are told "there is...More

Thank Relxyn
Reviewed 12 April 2017

A beautiful place to relax outside and enjoy a quiet cup of coffee and wonderful food. Great place for the children and plenty on the menu for them. The iced coffee and iced chocolate ideal for a hot summers day.

Thank waimarei
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We were driving south from Coromandel to Auckland hoping to find somewhere for breakfast by the shore. We stumbled across the beach cafe and found it was the only cafe on the coastal road. Service was excellent, and there was a decent menu. All the...More

Thank MikePatx
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Stopped en-route from Whitianga to Auckland when there were few coffee stops on the road. What a surprise find, they were serving breakfast and coffee. A table was laden with home baked goodies. We choose a scone which was delicious. The staff were friendly and...More

Thank susan m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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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