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Powerhouse Cafe

8 Jacks Pass Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
+64 3-315 5252
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (87 reviews)
“porridge” (21 reviews)
“kedgeree” (14 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Jacks Pass Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lying just behind the Main Street this wonderful little cafe has both indoor & outdoor seating. A delicious range of food - pastries, pies, salads and more. Their coffees were marvellous. The staff where happy and helpful; service was quick. Recommend a visit.

Thank EnglishHugh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly Staff excellent food and great coffee prompt service very clean restaurant and rest rooms in Historic building

Thank Explorer50909327132
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently dined at the Powerhouse Cafe for a catered evening meal and were very satisfied with our choice of venue and the food options. We chose the three course meal including canapes, main and dessert. The canapes were exceptional and enjoyed by everyone. The...More

Thank patmac16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great breakfast, I had the porridge, highly recommended, lovely old building but tables a tad cramped inside. Service was very friendly & prompt highly recommended, just go there

Thank andyade
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food and service. You just gotta go there!! We had two great breakfasts there and brought lovely goodies to take away for lunch both days.

Thank Ted59590
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Lovely cafe, excellent outdoor area, good coffee, fantastic muffins, breakfasts being served looks amazing, have visited here previously to this review and found it great, looking forward to visiting again.

Thank MarkR7064
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Great service, great food! Best feed in town for great value! Breakfast was fast and delicious, coffee amazing.

Thank AndrewB7501
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We both had corn fritters for lunch. The foid was delicious and well presented. The service was great.

Thank Gail N
Reviewed 23 September 2018

This is an unbeatable brunch experience, first day they did their very best to make our unannounced booking for 11 smooth and efficient, on day two we had booked and the experience was the same - beautiful food, brilliant service and no room to choose...More

Thank paulayeatman03
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Really great food, friendly staff, lovely outdoor seating areas. Would highly recommend! We had the eggs Benedict and the pork salad. Both were delicious.

Thank Y1152PRhelenm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Jacks Pass Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Hanmer Springs
  • Phone Number: +64 3-315 5252
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