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Windermere Farms Cafe

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313 State Highway 3 | R D 4, Whanganui 4574, New Zealand
+64 6-345 8390
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible22%
Travellers talk about
“blueberries” (4 reviews)
“ice cream” (9 reviews)
“real fruit” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
313 State Highway 3 | R D 4, Whanganui 4574, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had heard so much about the pancakes , we finally got a chance to head over and give them a go! Ashame that the customer service is below average, I said good morning, no reply... I said thank you when I left, 3 ladies...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really poor, we went on a Monday lunchtime to celebrate our daughters birthday. Having waited forty minutes for our food, despite there being only two other tables occupied, the food was a disaster. The eggs still had runny whites, the bacon was raw, the toast...More

Thank Airlie75
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food. My coffee was really horrible , it was either because they use cheap milk or the milk had been in the sun. I complained and no effort was made to replace or refund. What a waste of my money..I was really looking forward...More

Thank stef m
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Went in the exit which fooled those about to leave. This because the entrance, from the New Plymouth end, is concealed behind bushes (that is why 4 stars instead of 5). But hey this in NZ where the traffic behaves as if it were Asia...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Totally authentic Berry Farm (horticultural) experience to be found on the main highway heading north out of Whanganui, towards Taranaki. An easy 15 minute drive to find delicious fruitful berries of many different tasty types, plus a good café specialising in REAL FRUIT Ice Creams!!

Thank mkelly_757134
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We stopped in just by chance, and then we read some of the reviews. Maybe a little glad we just stopped for a drink. We had smoothies and they were yummy. Very tasty and just the thing for a hot day. The seating area is...More

Thank MurrayCollingwood
Reviewed 12 January 2018

A lovely sunny day and the best selection of food with excellent service from competent young people gave to a relaxing lunch. All I can say is yummy and I will return.

Thank argyle2
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Brought a cheese scone that was completely raw in the middle, I bake and wonder if there was any raising agent at all, they were horrible! The annoying thing is I find it hard to believe they would not know that they were so far...More

Thank punkrockrebel
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

When they finally got the food we ordered right it was well below average. The worst part was the woman that took our order at the front counter was rude and we got the impression she just didn’t want to be there (not the first...More

2  Thank jaefox
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Orders mixed up, part of order lost, grumpy order taker should not be on front of house. Poached eggs were over cooked, scrambled egg was more like omelet mix tossed in pan until browned. All up a very disappointing lunch for New Year’s Day, we...More

Thank Ekim007
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 313 State Highway 3 | R D 4, Whanganui 4574, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Whanganui
  • Phone Number: +64 6-345 8390
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