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Melbourne Cafe Restaurant

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$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
715 Pollen Street, Thames 3500, New Zealand
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“fish curry” (23 reviews)
“sliders” (15 reviews)
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
715 Pollen Street, Thames 3500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came across this cafe while meeting family in Thames. It had a children's menu & a high chair. Both important when travelling with a 7yr old & 1yr old. The food was good, the service good & pleasant surroundings A pleasant experience. Highly recommend...More

Thank mabAberystwyth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the fish curry which, despite its pale appearance, was packed with flavour. The small salad garnish on top cut through the rich sauce nicely, and there was a generous amount of fish. The portion size was just right for a light lunch and...More

1  Thank William G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exceptional service and outstanding food. Hands down the tastiest meal ive had inn a long time. Will absolutely be back

1  Thank Karen G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been there a few times while being in Thames on business and it has been consistently good. I always order the fish curry and I can highly recommend it, truly delicious with beautiful flavours. Others with whom I have dined have had the...More

Thank TouchstoneNZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little cafe in Grahamstown that [provides excellent coffee and very tasty treats for all the family to enjoy

1  Thank Dave P
Reviewed 1 week ago

great food. excellent service. good coffee. phone number on website did not work. number on business card is 078683159

Thank meadbh2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the lamb two ways dish - delicious. Definitely worth a visit if you are in the area. Also had a fresh pressed juice, the flavours in which you can select from a list yourself.

Thank Jessandersonnz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped for lunch. Awesome food and good service. Lovely surroundings and has lovely comfy couches as well as a lovely outdoor area with brownies.

Thank 4252loulou
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent atmosphere, food and service! Whenever I am in Thames, this is my happy go to place! The food is delicious.

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Where to start? We love this place and have been about 4 times before when we go to Thames. We are foodies and really enjoy good quality food which we've always have had at this establishment so why was today so different I ask myself!...More

1  Thank debbiedale1361
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 715 Pollen Street, Thames 3500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Thames
  • Phone Number: 0785683159
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