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Kristy’s Cafe

151A London Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
+64 6-347 6030
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“pies” (91 reviews)
“pastry” (17 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
151A London Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 25 July 2013

Recently visited Kristy's Cafe with three others. Where I come from meat pies now seem very ordinary as Kristy's is at another level. I enjoyed the lamb & mint--delicious. My son's girl friend asked a question about one menu choice and decided to look for...More

Thank JohnHamiltonON
Reviewed 16 July 2013

The great reviews are all correct. The decor is rustic - it's a big room decorated with lots of historical memorabilia and artefacts. As well as pies there are a range of other items on the menu. The pies range from $5 - $7 with...More

Thank EllieCambridge
Reviewed 14 July 2013

A great selection of delicious fillings, encased in crispy homemade looking pastry. Yep they're a bit on the expensive side but totally worth a few extra cents. Really good coffee too. Yum.

Thank Patsy_nz
Reviewed 4 April 2013

Awesome selection of pies. Big & generously filled & very tasty! Even had a Kiwi Breakfast pie...which had everything! A little pricy but well worth it.

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 19 February 2013

We always stop over here for a coffee when we are passing through and its always been worth stopping for. This time around I grabbed a homemade sausage roll and it was so scrummy. I will definitely be back to try out some more of...More

Thank Herbies1
Reviewed 14 January 2013

We always enjoy the great selection of pies from Kristy's. Very highly recommended. What more can I write in praise?

Thank COLIN_1_2_1
Reviewed 18 December 2012

Once you have had a Kristy's pie you'll be comparing every other pie against it. They are so huge and filled with such amazingly delicious fillings. My favourite is the Chicken and cheese pie which has extra fillings such as boiled egg and macaroni. Don't...More

Thank MariceNZ
Reviewed 1 December 2012

Stayed at Motel next door... And had a delicious breakfast at Kirsty's. Very relaxed, and fascinating surroundings with all the oldie worldie artefacts.... And GREAT coffee!

Thank MadMaxNewZealand
Reviewed 21 November 2012

Stopped off here on the way to New Plymouth, it's just off The highway. The pies are really phenomenal, with delicious pastry and fillings. Really good coffee too.

Thank Jake F
Reviewed 6 November 2012

We love this place, and it's the only cafe we visit when in Wanganui. Huge beautiful coffees, wonderful scones, and the pies truly are to die for! There is an awesome outdoor seating area, and if you prefer to sit inside, there are a myriad...More

Thank tinzaroo
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Questions & Answers
14 December 2015|
Response from kristy_leeWanganui | Property representative |
Hello byron509, my name is Lee and I am married to Kristy...SHAME ON YOU....for writing lies about my beautiful, loving Husband...The reason Kristy moved from Raetihi to Wanganui was we met and fell in love...and as I did... More
13 December 2015|
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Response from tongson v | Reviewed this property |
hi we visited this cafe earlier in the year at least twice and had no problems whatsoever with the service or staff or hospitality regards DC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151A London Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Whanganui
  • Phone Number: +64 6-347 6030
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Kristys Café is known WORLDWIDE for our FAMOUS RAETIHI PIE, Amazing Food, Coffee, Service and Atmosphere.
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