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Funky Duck

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110 Great North Road, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
+64 6-348 4799
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (10 reviews)
“duck” (8 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
110 Great North Road, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

If you saw on a menu "Kiwi Big Breakfast" what would come to mind. Maybe I'm in the minority but I would've thought bacon, sausage, tomatoe, eggs, hash brown and maybe mushrooms, especially if you are paying over $18.00. Not at the Funky Duck it...More

Thank joanne w
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Art deco building in fabulous grounds at the edge of Victoria lake park with aviary near by indoor and out door tables excellent food cabinet and menu good coffee friendly helpful staff

Thank Pete A
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Visiting Wanganui for the day and revisited the Virginia Lake, after a walk around and a look at the amazing Winter House it was time for a cuppa. The Funky Duck is the place to visit, excellent menu, food and really great service a big...More

Thank Waynedvh
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Loved the old photos on the walls and different rooms - good food - it was really busy when we were there obviously popular with the locals.

Thank travic
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Took my friend who was visiting from Northland here. Great venue, lots of little areas to sit. Superb service and nice food. Love that it has the lake at its doorstep. Such a nice place to visit.

Thank ToothfairyGal
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Wow, what a delightful place, surrounded by hundreds of ducks, swans, pukekos and other cute creatures. Lots of variety, including vegetarian and gluten-free options. Beautiful outdoor and indoor spaces, sweetly decorated. Friendly staff, and nice coffee. Service can be slow at times though, but definitely...More

Thank CatiaBatalha
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

This is a really beautiful place, well looked after. Nice spot to have a break and have a coffee. The surroundings are amazing. Only down is that it has a slow service.

Thank Pedro S
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here half way through our morning walk for a coffee. Great service and my long black was excellent and served with a smile. Will definitely be back here. Great spot!

Thank Lance T
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Really lovely setting and tasty food but I waited for ages for my meal. I asked and was told it was coming. 15 minutes later still not here. The person I was with finished their meal before I got mine. Disappointed !!

1  Thank zanna43
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped off for a coffee and slice after finishing work early. Feeling a sweet tooth so got a caramel slice which is nearly always too sweet for me. Latte only took a couple minutes and is the best I have had in a long time,...More

1  Thank BrynTheGabe
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 Great North Road, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Whanganui
  • Phone Number: +64 6-348 4799
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