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“Delicious dinner”

The Hide Cafe & Garden Bar
Ranked #2 of 3 Restaurants in Athol
Price range: $5 - $30
Description: The Hide is located in the small township of Athol, on the highway between Invercargill and Queenstown. Our historic stone building is one of the oldest commercial buildings in Southland. The site dates back to the 1870's when it is thought to have been used as a Saddlery for the passing Gold Rush traders. The Hide is now a thriving Cafe & Garden Bar where travellers and locals alike, stop by to make use of our lovely garden, drink from our fully stocked bar (or takeaway from our Bottle Store), taste our range of food and fabulous coffee, or pick up some essentials in our General Store for their onward journey.
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Description: The Hide is located in the small township of Athol, on the highway between Invercargill and Queenstown. Our historic stone building is one of the oldest commercial buildings in Southland. The site dates back to the 1870's when it is thought to have been used as a Saddlery for the passing Gold Rush traders. The Hide is now a thriving Cafe & Garden Bar where travellers and locals alike, stop by to make use of our lovely garden, drink from our fully stocked bar (or takeaway from our Bottle Store), taste our range of food and fabulous coffee, or pick up some essentials in our General Store for their onward journey.
Reviewed 8 December 2022 via mobile

Delicious barbecued beef and pork. Great value and friendly efficient service. The perfect place to stop between Te Anau and Queenstown.

Date of visit: December 2022
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Reviewed 1 June 2021

Great place for a meal after a tramp in the Eyre mountains.
Good coffee and hearty good quality food.
Friendly staff and reasonable prices.

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 13 May 2021

Great service, coffee and delicious cheese rolls.
Great service, coffee and delicious cheese rolls. Mmm

Date of visit: May 2021
Thank AdrianM5251
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Reviewed 17 April 2021 via mobile

First time stopping in Athol. Proved to be a good place for a quick lunch with friendly service. Small but sufficient cabinet and blackboard options.

Date of visit: April 2021
Thank Ezra710
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Reviewed 18 March 2021 via mobile

We stopped here on the way to Te Anau, glad we did. We both ordered the Big Breakfast and OMG it was so good and $18 was excellent value. Coffee was great too.

Date of visit: March 2021
1  Thank Jennie G
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