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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 good44%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“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 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 Rosie J
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I stopped in here when I got to the coast track and grabbed a panini to go. It was great and they even heated it for me to take away hot! The staff are super friendly, they have great coffee and even serve beer! Awesome...More

Thank Josh R
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, 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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