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The Shack

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19 Bow Street, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
+64 7-825 0027
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (48 reviews)
“corn fritters” (18 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 5:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 Bow Street, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the food, Italian Burger was excellent. Coffee was top quality too. Nice decor and friendly vibe to the place and the staff were very attentive and friendly

Thank Miles F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The shack is without a doubt my go to cafe in Raglan. Their food is consistently fresh and delicious and for us regular locals the daily specials and seasonal menu means we never get bored with the food on offer. To top it all the...More

Thank margot_nz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seems to be the trendy place to go in Raglan but have to admit there no much competiton in the Raglan CBD Vegetarian meals GV Staff friendly Expensive

Thank GarfeildAK1957
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always an issue for us as I am vegetarian and my husband is not !This catered for us both and the choices were good both in sizes as well as the content! I was very happy with the chickpea and corn fritters that were beautifully...More

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is super stylish & hipster cafe with an amazing staff! :-) Great vegetarian & vegan options! Raglan is a hipster city with great vibes!

Thank Šuri S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful food. Efficient, charming service with a relaxed vibe and “the bedroom of a hipster magazine editor” chic interior design. A visit is recommended — for coffee, lunch or both. Will be back next time I’m in Raglan!

Thank hamishd2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The cafe was bustling, even at 8am on a Saturday morning. The food was very nice, though a warning about just how spicy their chilli sauce was would have been nice! Service was excellent, friendly and prompt. The coffee was proclaimed excellent, but the iced...More

Thank LucysMumNz
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Always visit this cafe when in raglan and follow on Instagram...so returning after z 3 year gap so happy to find they are still fantastic! ...always fresh and innovative with great coffee ...its always busy but service doesn't seem to slow.. keep up the good...More

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We used to come here way back when it was called the Tongue and Groove, so decided to see what it was like when we were back in raglan. Very pleasantly surprised by the light decor and feel of the place. The staff knew what...More

Thank kereru44
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Excellent range of items on the menu catering well for all dietary requirements. Service was excellent, I was very impressed with the food, the menu is well thought out and there is a good variety to choose from, and could completely understand why it was...More

Thank kiwi366
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Bow Street, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Raglan
  • Phone Number: +64 7-825 0027
Cafe Restaurant open 7 days, excellent food and table service.
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