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Cafe, Healthy, New Zealand
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed brunch at this Cafe in 2020, we returned and expected the same quality of service and food. Firstly the outside tables were filthy and not cleared, in the 30 minutes we sat outside the waitress partly cleared one table and left others uncleared....No wiping of tables or picking up of rubbish. The food was very average, who puts PEAS in mashed up Avocado, is this some sort of weird guacamole or are you cost cutting by adding mushed up peas.... it was plain weird! Sorry we will not return!More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited twice during a recent visit to Hanmer. Enjoyed breakfast and coffee at this very popular wee spot. Could benefit from extra tables , though if the weathers good there’s lots of outdoor dining.

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

Visited twice while in Hanmer Springs. We had crumpet French toast and Lemon Oat cakes. So much fresh fruit and no shortage of cream. Absolutely the best.

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always come here when we visit Hanmer Springs, such good food. Whatever you choose, it's cooked and presented to perfection. Coffee is excellent, too, and the vibe is great. Can't go wrong here.

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 9 March 2021 via mobile

Had 4 meals here and all super delicious. It closes at 2pm and we arrived at 1.55pm but no problem getting served with a smile. Outdoor area has good shade. We’ll definitely be back next time in Hanmer Springs.

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 21 February 2021

We had two scrumptious breakfasts. I was very impressed with the amount of spinach on my meal. Thank you for that tasty experience.

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

Been here before and another visit did not disappoint - food and service still of a high quality. Great place for brunch in a beautiful little town

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 20 January 2021 via mobile

Looking at the menu we first thought , that we just stick to coffee. It was a bit more expensive then what we expected. But then decided to order breakfast for the 4 of us and it was worth every single $$$. Absolutely delicious 😋👍💯

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

We went for brunch at Powerhouse, the breakfast was lovely, HOWEVER the menu had a description of “sunfed meat” .. which made a claim that essentially said vegan choices are healthier for people and the environment.. this is an OPINION, NOT FACT. Pretty disgusted to...read that paragraph. We honour peoples decisions to eat however they please, but do not write non-factual biased statements. Made us not want to dine here again. And as a country built on the backs of farmers, not many would be impressed by this.More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 7 January 2021 via mobile

This bowl of goodness was superb... Would go to Hamner just for breakfast at The Powerhouse 😁 🥣 Fab location and friendly service.

Date of visit: January 2021
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