We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Locals Cafe

11 Wallath Road | Westown, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“pancakes” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
11 Wallath Road | Westown, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (39)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We go to Locals most weekends because it is our local and therefore easy for us, but also because they never disappoint. We have coffee and a slice and sit outside weather permitting. Our last visit we tried a Dutch slice 'Speculaas', delicious! Our coffee...More

Thank ceebee34
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Today was my first and last trip to Locals. I had heard good things. 1. The inside is massive and has odd acoustics. Does not feel homely at all. 2. It is expensive. 3. I had the prawns which were over cooked and the salad...More

Thank NZTravellerAuckland
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

We were here with our two young kids. Great play spaces for them with toys and books. Service was efficient and prompt. We both ordered poached eggs on toast with bacon. Unfortunately the bacon was slightly burnt and the eggs were hard in the middle....More

Thank Jesse W
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice lunch, good selection of food, great location, 'as our local', great not to pay for parking, a bit noisy where you can't really hear each other talk when busy, but a lovely place for a cuppa.

Thank dimarshall63
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Friends took us to Locals for a farewell coffee on the day we left NP for home. What an impressive place it is. A wide range of attractively presented cabinet food and extremely well patronised. OK it was a Saturday morning but even so there...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We have now been there twice that alone speaks highly for this place. Always wonderful home made [mostly] foods for their selection of cabinet food and variety of meals to select from as well.The slices are a good size too and very creative.The meals are...More

Thank LAURANIC287
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Been here twice in January. Big cafe with quick service. I had pancakes and partner the chicken, next time I just had chocolate cake and he had the big brekkie. Food came fast each time and actually came out before I got my iced tea!...More

Thank rec998
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Have enjoyed several visits to Locals cafe & enjoyed every time. Good selection of food & beverages. Good for couples, families and great access for aged residential care groups. Service friendly, clean tables

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Great space, large and open, with areas for children to play, and ample seating outside. It would easily accommodate pulling a few tables together for larger groups and the entire sense is cruisey and easy. Food and coffee are both solid winners, so you're not...More

Thank Duncan M
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

I regularly eat breakfast out - and have done around NZ over the last few years. I can honestly say that The Locals Cafe have the best value for money breakfast! See photo - I had poached eggs on ciabatta - which wasn’t just that...More

Thank nzandreanz
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 29 hotels in New Plymouth
Egmont Eco Lodge
52 reviews
2.16 km away
Flamingo Motel
120 reviews
2.28 km away
299 on Devon West Motel
39 reviews
2.52 km away
Braemar Motor Inn
70 reviews
2.83 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Gusto Restaurant
364 reviews
2.62 km away
Treehouse Bar & Bistro
93 reviews
1.88 km away
Bach on Breakwater
228 reviews
2.71 km away
Nearby Attractions
New Plymouth Coastal Walkway
1,347 reviews
3.40 km away
Puke Ariki
408 reviews
3.42 km away
Sugar Loaf Islands and Paritutu Rock
172 reviews
3.20 km away
Brooklands Zoo
340 reviews
3.12 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Locals Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Wallath Road | Westown, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;