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Pizza, Cafe, New Zealand
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Reviewed 10 December 2020

Had an early lunch here with a group of us on a motorcycle ride. I had the BLT which was tasty and fresh. Some of the group ordered hot food and wedges and the servings were huge. Well priced with great service and meals cooked...in a short time. It was a nice day so we chose to sit outside and enjoy the weather. A nice stop in a remote place.More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 18 November 2020

Wonderful...we had stayed at the Chateau but wanted to breakfast supporting a local business - this cafe was atmospheric (heritage displays) with very friendly staff who served superb coffee and generous eggs benedict (fresh ingredients!)

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 17 October 2020 via mobile

Friendly service and good wholesome food at reasonable prices unlike on the mighty maunga. Will be back

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 10 October 2020

Such a great place for coffee and food. Well presented, warm and flavourful. Staff are kind and friendly. Love coming here

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 1 October 2020

We had a late lunch. Great toasties, rolls, fries, milkshakes and coffee. Service fast and super friendly. Nice setting.

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 21 September 2020

Must visit for amazing breakie! Such a selection of yummy breakie but my go to always the yummy plateu big breakie. Its always my fave type of breakie but these guys do it best! The sausages are the yummiest ever and even hash browns are...yummier than elsewhere! Freshly squeezed OJ is just that too! Not like other cafes who claim to be freshly squeezed but pour from a juice bottle.. these guys actually squeeze fresh oranges :) Lovely staff too. Its our go to each year we pop down to skiMore

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 12 September 2020

Beautiful food, quick service and lovely people. Left feeling more than satisfied, not normally one to write reviews but just had to for this place! Definitely will be back!

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 24 August 2020

The food was presented amazing and it tasted great. The atmosphere and people are also nice. It’s a great cafe that I would recommend.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 3 August 2020

Stopped in for brekky whilst on a photography trip to the mountains. Possibly the best decision I made all trip. The eggs were perfect, the bacon crispy, and the toast was buried under a mountain of food. Set me up for the rest of the...day.More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 22 July 2020

Warm cafe in both senses of the word. Friendly and good service. Honest tasty food.. Some very interesting mountaineering equipment in the cafe.

Date of visit: July 2020
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