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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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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“pizza” (13 reviews)
“lamb shank” (4 reviews)
“park cafe” (13 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 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.

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.

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

1  Thank Sheilambutcher
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Fresh food after camping for 5 days so a biased review. But we enjoyed our real coffee and yummy lunch. Welcome to dawdle while waiting fir the bus. Friendly and good range of options.

Thank RosieJ449
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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