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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in for breakfast on our way from Queenstown to Wanaka. After talking to the waitress we both chose the Turkish Eggs looking for something a bit different. They were absolutely delicious and would certainly come back again just for them. Staff was friendly and...the service was top notch (including the extra large coffee I ordered). Bit hidden in the middle of the village but worth searching out.More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 17 November 2020

This place has been raved over and recommended to me by so many people. Pretty sure we’ve ended up either somewhere else or just caught them on a bad day. It was very quiet maybe three tables of groups of 2-3 people. Coffee was great...but decided we wouldn’t order food and stay longer than needed due to the service. Blonde waitress who served us was harsh, blunt and even slammed the door. None of us were rude, even after being treated like this, other staff seemed lovely and happy so unsure what was going on. Have literally never left a negative review for anyone... was that bad. However, won’t be recommending to anyone and certainly not revisiting.More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 19 October 2020

Honestly this super casual looking restaurant surpasses expectations. Every time we visit here we are impressed with the food and service. No wonder it is so popular with regulars and visitors alike. A warm welcome and if busy an accommodating old leather chesterfield to sit...on and wait. One tip though if you are recovering from a knee replacement and the stairs look forbidding it is easy enough to drive around to the back where there is parking. Its worth it honestly. The food is brilliant. Innovative and yummy.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 10 October 2020 via mobile

Delicious brunch of pea and ricotta fritters. Great atmosphere, very busy. I sat at the bar which provided great watching of the chefs. Would happily go back!

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 4 October 2020 via mobile

The Turkish eggs are to die for. The beef cheeck curry was excellent. I would highly recommend this place

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 3 October 2020

Love coming here for breakfast, there is always interesting things to choose from that are cooked to perfection, lovely place to catch up with friends, enjoy every time I visit

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 1 October 2020

Welcoming staff, no problems with getting a table. Had a brunch and the Nasi Goreng was really good.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 15 September 2020 via mobile

We came with a group of friends and we were all shocked with how rude the young waitress that was sorting our table was. It was extremely busy and I completely understand how hard that makes things but she was so unhelpful and rude and...was all done with the most horrible look on her face. When we were finally seated the food was incredible and the male waiter was fantastic and smiley. It was such a shame that the initial interaction took so much from our experience.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 5 September 2020 via mobile

Amazing 10 out of 5. Beef cheeks Japanese pancakes Nasi Goreng. Superb food. Back again soon as so outstanding

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 31 August 2020

Value for money, great service, exciting flavors, and innovation. If you a looking to experience the ambiance old world charm of Arrowtown with modern happening culinary experience look no further.

Date of visit: August 2020
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