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$4 - $15
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Cafe, New Zealand
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 4 February 2023 via mobile

Great coffee and a delicious lemon slice. Young friendly helpful staff. Don’t be fooled by the fact that this cafe continues from supermarket entry

Date of visit: February 2023
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Reviewed 5 April 2022

Hubby and I called in for a coffee yesterday and we’re being served by a nice young lad when a Māori lady yelled from the kitchen we had to show vaccine passes or we wouldn’t be served. We both immediately obliged showing our passes without...any comment whatsoever, I was gobsmacked when she continued ranting that it was a government requirement and that if you don’t like it you can suck it up buttercup. My immediate reaction was that I wasn’t going to be spoken to like that and cancelled our order to which she continued to rant that she was entitled to speak like that as she was the manager. We have been travelling around the South Island and try to support local businesses and have freely shown passes whenever asked, I was extremely upset to be attacked in such a manner, I will never go in there againMore

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 26 February 2022

Lunch on our way to Central, the vegetarian options were excellent and the cafe has a welcoming feel

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed 5 May 2021 via mobile

Top class food with a difference. A busy little country cafe. Slick friendly service . Worth a visit.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 24 April 2021 via mobile

This cafe has friendly staff and a wide variety of food. A great breakfast stop before the Otago Cycle Rail Trail.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 22 April 2021 via mobile

Diverse and tasty food. Great coffee too. Some salads were a little tasteless. Would’ve love to seen a bigger menu, but definitely worth trying.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 5 April 2021 via mobile

This was a surprise find in Ranfurly! The food and coffee were delicious and the staff very friendly. We thoroughly enjoyed our breakfast. There is sushi, sandwiches, famous cheese rolls and lovely cakes to takeaway.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 6 February 2021

Best breakfast ever with huge choice and very friendly people who seemed genuinely happy rather than verbalising platitudes. Cooked perfectly and although it was reasonably full, we didn't have to wait long..

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 16 January 2021

Doing the rail trail and stopped here with friends - had a coffee and some yummies to eat. Nice and handy being attached to the superette for gathering a few items on the Trail.

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 13 January 2021 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch on our way through while doing the rail trail. We found really tasty and healthy options for lunch and good coffee.

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 10 January 2021

This place was buzzing as we stopped in for lunch. The tasty and well presented cabinet good was very good and the cheese rolls very more-ish indeed. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 12 December 2020

Great food ... we Had a lovely Lunch. Nicely laid out relaxing, Huge range of food friendly staff, paper to read too... so, what more do you want!

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 7 December 2020

These guys have really good coffees and snacks for your stop, but the best is the selection of really fresh and interesting salads to take on the journey. Israeli couscous salad was marvellous

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 24 October 2020

We stopped here for lunch as it was recommended to us. Glad we did. The food and coffee were great, the service good and good choices of food available. We enjoyed it so much we went back the following morning for coffee and to buy...a packed lunch for the day.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 3 October 2020 via mobile

A good lesson in not judging a book by its cover! The Maniototo Cafe sits within the local Four Square convenience store, so doesn’t immediately grab you. It is, however, a really good little cafe. We only bought coffees to take away but the service...was good and the coffee was great. The food in the cabinet looked delicious. A highly recommended stop on the Central Otago Rail Trail.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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MANIOTOTO CAFE, Ranfurly - Restaurant Reviews, Phone Number & Photos

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Yes, Maniototo Cafe offers takeaway services.

Maniototo Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5