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“Bad Taste House! ”

Gear Homestead Bistro
Ranked #31 of 63 Restaurants in Porirua
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Came here to see the Alien spaceship from the movie Bad Taste! Still looks the same as it did in 1987! Just had a coffee here, but worth the visit if you've seen the movie! The coffee was great! Chilled out on the bean bags out the front.

Date of visit: October 2016
2  Thank MaddogLee
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

The location is lovely and the staff very friendly. We ordered a full breakfast and found for the price it was a small portion. Two eggs on one piece of toast. 2 small sausages, bacon and hash brown with bake beans. Also noticed that one of the sausages wasn't cooked through. And we ordered a lamb burger, once again very small for the price. It's a pity but the meal didn't have a whoa factor.

Date of visit: October 2016
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1  Thank mzz36f
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

A Father's Day treat for two much loved men in our family. Alas, one found it too noisy - smallish room and wooden floors plus several excited family groups. The other finished his very modest sized meal early and then helped us eat the mountains of fries which came with our very ho-hum burgers. Salad was fresh and appetising as was the apple juice drink.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Julie M
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

The Gear homestead is a lovely old house, restored and a special place for summer weddings. The food was average, nothing startling and the mocha did not even taste like it had any chocolate in it. it was very popular so others must really enjoy it and it is right beside the Adrenalin forest so you can have a cuppa after your adventures.

Date of visit: August 2016
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Thank Robin W
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Great setting but unfortunately the food left a lot to be desired. We have been three times now with one visit being satisfactory.
Be aware that to use the bathroom, you have to go up a flight of stairs.
If you're looking for great food, it's not my choice.

Date of visit: August 2016
2  Thank Artnita
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