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Recently refurbished and re-named
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
Cafe, New Zealand
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly, efficient and fantastic food. Even though we got there only minutes from opening, staff were ready and pumped to help and please. Soy mocha and soy flat white were sensational.

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 11 May 2021

Ate here a few times and loved it every time. Good variety on menu all day breakfast and lunch, great coffee, cool decor and very friendly staff!

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 19 April 2021

Overnight stay in Franz Josef. Called in here day of arrival for late lunch coffee with Bagel and Slice. All great enough that we decided we'd call again before leaving the following day. Did so for mid-morning coffee with Muffin, and asked for a bacon...sandwich which they were absolutely happy to do - and at very fair price. Enjoyed as much as the day before. Unlikely to be on the West Coast again for a long time, but very happy to come back here if/when we are. Appears to be stop of choice for buses, which must also say something. Thoroughly recommended.More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 4 April 2021 via mobile

We enjoyed the customer service here, friendly welcoming staff and great table service! Food was good, yummy toasted sandwich at a good price! Awesome!

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 2 April 2021 via mobile

This is top tourist country so it was great to find a place selling good food in a convivial atmosphere. You can sit outside and view the mountains or inside in the warm. I had a generous chicken wrap and wonderful cup of tea for...lunch. It was so good I went back for breakfast and it didn’t disappoint.More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 18 March 2021

A nice place to sit in the sun and have a coffee. Tables cleaned between each person, staff attentive to ensure customers are informed of options and happy with their meals. Wheelchair accessible.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 16 February 2021 via mobile

We went there for hot chocolates only and staff were efficient and friendly. The drinks hit the spot for us.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 15 February 2021 via mobile

We both ordered full breakfast and I had an issue with my meal and they sorted it out quickly and efficiently which I was very grateful for. Would 100% reccomend dinning here.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 14 February 2021 via mobile

Recommend the gorgeous oat milk coffee I had and a standard brekkie of eggs etc. The service was friendly and professional-cheerful despite the lack of tourists. Please travel around Nz people. It’s so rewarding.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 10 February 2021 via mobile

Great little find in such a remote location, who’d have thought we’d find vegan food here! Great friendly welcome. The staff knew the food options and were very helpful and the food was good. Would recommend for vegans and vegetarians. Great spot.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Response from lemonandgreen | Reviewed this property |
We are open 7 days a week, 730am to 4pm! Hope to see you soon!
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FloOH88
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Response from Jeffrey R | Reviewed this property |
We only went there for breakfast and lunch, what they are more known for. They list a closing time of 9pm, however as the others have answered it seems they close earlier than that. There are many great places for dinner... More
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Frequently Asked Questions about Full Of Beans

Yes, Full Of Beans offers takeaway services.

Yes, Full Of Beans offers delivery services.

Full Of Beans is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 4