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Wholemeal Cafe

Takaka | Golden Bay, Nelson, New Zealand
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“golden bay” (6 reviews)
“cabinet food” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Takaka | Golden Bay, Nelson, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We had breakfast here as part of our Great Taste Trail bike ride. They fed 20 of us efficiently and with great food. I had the turmeric eggs and recommend. Staff were very friendly and helpful I also walked past the evening before as they...More

Thank Margaret P
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Great cafe with a great variety of foods and prices. You can opt for the ready made cabinet food for around $10 or kitchen meals for about $20. They have the perfect variety of food and drink choices. Meals seem heathlier than the usual restaurant...More

Thank Lauren d
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Good food, although the vegetarian options were a bit limited. Good coffee and yummy juices. We had the orange and almond cake, which was fantastic :) Atmosphere is great! It really is a lovely place

Thank charmainelR
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Wholemeal cafe was a great place to visit in golden bay for lunch. It’s an awesome setting to chill on a warm summer day. Food was excellent and service very good.

Thank Alasjohn
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We recently had the pleasure of returning to this iconic cafe, whilst the interiors have been refreshed none of the unique 'magic' of The Wholemeal has been lost. The agreeable food selection and quality remains unchanged, as does the friendly greeting of the staff -...More

Thank bendorcoco
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Our family of five enjoyed a delicious meal at the Wholemeal Cafe in Takaka this week, we enjoyed it so much that we zipped back in the morning to grab some takeaway to have on the road. The food tasted REAL and home cooked and...More

Thank wantinnovation
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Great food, excellent service, coffee perfect. A fantastic and eclectic cafe with a history to be proud of, a must visit for anyone visiting Golden bay.

Thank Daniel O
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Great service, all very friendly, lovely food great desserts, fabulous atmosphere. Thanks so much :-)

Thank trac3940
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Nice place to be with excelent food. Great atmosphere and friendly people. Love the Jazzy Saterday evenings, a must do. Another "ikon" of Golden Bay.

Thank Jan D
Reviewed 18 April 2015 via mobile

LOVE everything about this place, from the quirky bright and colourful decor to the awesome food, I couldn't have had a better experience, took my mum there for breakfast and my oh my... The pancakes! A MUST try for any pancake lover, beautifully presented and...More

Thank Cat C
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: Takaka | Golden Bay, Nelson, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
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