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The Park Cafe

RD2 Marahau, Motueka | Aotearoa, Abel Tasman National Park 7197, New Zealand
+64 3-527 8270
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“pizza” (14 reviews)
“lamb shank” (4 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Pizza, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
RD2 Marahau, Motueka | Aotearoa, Abel Tasman National Park 7197, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best fish pie I’ve ever eaten. Great food all home made ! We went there for dinner and breakfast the next day. Lovely surroundings and a great place to spend hours in

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lisakelly2014
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Dinner was tasty, so we were looking forward to breakfast the next day. Really disappointed by the breakfast the next day. Service was also mixed- good table service in the evening; person at the till in the morning was moody.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Dr_Rebecca_P
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We dined here at a quiet time. Food, service and pricing all seemed fine. Atmosphere was ok as was location.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank TopPaddock
Reviewed 27 February 2018

This is a nice spot for food in the park and we had burgers and beers. It was very welcome after a long day but the place was absolutely rammed and service was kind of a struggle. We just had to grab whoever was nearby...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank nickadams11
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We visit here every year (while camping at Kaiteriteri) and the service is always horrific - so much so that it’s become part of the dining experience. While the pizzas are good, if there’s a group of you you won’t get them at the same...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank nmurph22
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Such a scenic place to eat, nice relaxed atmosphere, artworks, and tables made from sliced tree trunks. Pizza was good, a variety of choices. Friendly service.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank smiliekiwi
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We were there on Christmas Eve and there was a big crowd,yet the waiters and waitresses were ever so polite and kept checking on us ,kudos to their service 👍And the wood fire pizza was excellent too

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Huijean
Reviewed 8 November 2017

When I was a "local" living and working in Marahau I often pepped myself up with a coffee and something freshly baked. Always gold star. The pizzas we saved for a special treat, they are delicious and whoever is on deck making them knows what...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Rose V
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We stayed in Marahau for a week and ended up going to The park Cafe everyday for lunch, it was so good. There is a good selection of food, the staff are super friendly and helpful. We loved the Quesadilla. There is a lovely view...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank CEWatat79
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The Park café is at the entrance to the National Park so in a good location next to the car park and with views across the sea. There is a wide menu as the Park café serves breakfast lunch and dinner. We ordered the carafe...More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank Sheilambutcher
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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: RD2 Marahau, Motueka | Aotearoa, Abel Tasman National Park 7197, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Abel Tasman National Park
  • Phone Number: +64 3-527 8270
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