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Kristy’s Cafe

151A London Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
+64 6-347 6030
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“pies” (88 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 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
Reviewed 6 August 2012

We live in Wanganui and have had Kristy's famous pies before and my husband has had one of his big breakfasts. We travelled back from Palmerston North yesterday after not being happy with cafes on offer there and stopped in at Kristy's. Well I am...More

Thank Emsmum10
Reviewed 6 July 2012

Went there based on trip advisors reviews and wasn't disappointed. Good hearty pies with my steak and cheese containing plenty of both. Good lunch or brunch stop. Hot chips also went down a treat.

Thank nrjc
Reviewed 31 March 2012

I miss having them close to where I work. It was a lot easier to just walk to where they were to grab one of there ginormous tummy filling pies for lunch.

1  Thank rmw_9
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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, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
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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