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Cafe, Healthy, New Zealand
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here twice on our recent short trip to Raglan. Liked it a lot !!!! Friendly staff, nice food, no wonder it’s always busy :) coffee good also

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Shack was probably one of our favorite breakfast spots on our 3 week vacation in NZ. The food was absolutely delicious. The coffee drinks were excellent as well with everything being reasonably priced. Highly recommend!!

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 13 January 2024 via mobile

We had an exceptional meal and experience. The service was exceptional; friendly, welcoming and attentive. The staff were great with the kids too. The night menu was fantastic; good choices for meat eaters and vegans alike, and all very reasonably priced. Kids options too. We...couldn’t recommend highly enough. The food was so tasty, great portion sizes and beautifully presented A lovely relaxed atmosphere too.More

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 17 November 2023 via mobile

Good menu with wide range of options at very affordable prices. Food was excellent, eggs poached to perfection. Friendly efficient prompt service. Good ambience.

Date of visit: November 2023
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Reviewed 11 November 2023 via mobile

Breakfast on a sunny Saturday. Scrambled eggs for me and Jack Daddio for hubby. Hot, speedy and absolutely perfect. Place was busy and obviously very popular

Date of visit: November 2023
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Reviewed 10 September 2023 via mobile

We knew the food wold be good because it was the busiest little cafe in Raglan! We loved the fried rice… crunchy, salty, spicy, tasty. The salmon was good but unfortunately I hit a bone… it happens. Flavour was yum. Quick and friendly service.

Date of visit: September 2023
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Reviewed 25 June 2023

Great service by all the friendly staff. Unfortunately the soup was almost too salty to eat for both of us. A complimentary couple of excellent friands ,made the visit worth while. Thank you

Date of visit: June 2023
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Reviewed 19 June 2023

Consistently delicious, flavourful food, exemplary staff & service; best eatery in Raglan. This is my go to cafe. Wish they opened for dinner.

Date of visit: June 2023
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Reviewed 7 April 2023

Really good, fresh meals and lovely service. We were quickly greeted and seated and meals arrived quickly. Would 100% recommend.

Date of visit: April 2023
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Reviewed 30 March 2023 via mobile

It seems to me that many seafood restaurants around the world call their seafood chowder “best ever” or “famous”. I had the seafood chowder at The Shack and it definitely was the best seafood chowder I have had in my fifty plus years . So...full of seafood and very flavoursome . We sat outside and enjoyed the view . Wait staff were friendly and made us feel welcome . Well worth a visitMore

Date of visit: March 2023
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Reviewed 12 March 2023 via mobile

The food was amazing. We had a delicious breakfast with coffee. Very quick service and the staff are so friendly. Nice place to just chill and watch the world go by

Date of visit: March 2023
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Reviewed 6 February 2023 via mobile

Highly recommend for a delicious breaky!! I had the green bowl, I'm not a vego but was the yummiest breaky full of flavour and goodness! Friendly staff, and great coffee. So good I had to get a second one. Rate this place

Date of visit: February 2023
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Reviewed 28 December 2022 via mobile

We saw some great reviews of the Shack and decided to check it out this morning for breke. We were not disappointed. The food was exquisite and service very friendly and helpful. Definitely would come again. Well done team!

Date of visit: December 2022
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Reviewed 21 November 2022

Our go to place for breakfast , lunch or a coffee in Raglan . Just a great place that does food , coffee and service really well . The Shack is the go .

Date of visit: November 2022
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Reviewed 30 August 2022

Great Vibe and service is top notch . Food and coffee some of the best in the country. Would visit more often but as we live in Wellington its a long trip for a Coffee .

Date of visit: August 2022
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The Shack is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5