Yummy comfort food. My kids enjoyed their food as well as we did. Friendly staff too . Great stop from Mt Cook
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We recently spent 15 days driving the South Island. I was really looking forward to a great lamb chop dinner, but it alluded me. Finally, when we arrived in Twizel, our host at the Matuka Lodge told us this was the place to try. She...More
We stayed in Twizle for 2 nights and ended up going to this cafe both evenings. At first we were a bit concerned by the usage of the word "cafe" but found that the food was so good that we returned the next evening. Over...More
There are not many places to eat in Twizel and Poppies is probably the best. More of a cafe than a restaurant it has a busy, noisy ambience and you receive a good welcome. The food is very good; we had Lamb Curry, Lamb rack,...More
We had dinner here during our overnight stay in Twizel, on the recommendation of our hosts. This cafe and restaurant doesn't appear to have a lot of local competition but it nevertheless offers some interesting food at reasonable prices. It's usually worth trying the special...More
No breakfast at Mt Cook so we drove down and had Poppies Full breakfast and it kept us going all day.
The first night we chose from the specials, which were Bluff Oysters and a venison pie each. Both were delicious and well priced. The second night, we chose the lamb cutlets. Again superb. Service was friendly and efficient. Would recommend this lovely spot when you...More