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Bach on Breakwater

) #40 of 126 Restaurants in New Plymouth $$ - $$$ Cafe, , International
55 Ocean View Parade, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-769 6967
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good30%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, New Zealand, International, Contemporary, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
55 Ocean View Parade, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 195 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bach is so well named - by the sea, recycled timber, huge timber pillars, echoes of on old wharf, rustic furniture, random nautical fittings. Smiles as we walked in the door. Not only when we caught sight of the enticing array of food but...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Had brunch here, food selective was alright. I thought they had more vegetarian option, I struggled to choose non-veg food. I had vegan brekky, their rosemary& sage sausages was delicious! will go back just for these! Service was fine, food came through quickly.

Thank Bee R
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Kinda weird place, but that's all the more reason to go. Friendly staff, good selection of cabinet food and menu options, busy... check it out

Thank coryjon
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Lovely spot on the waterfront to relax after a beach walk. Friendly staff and relaxing environment. Coffee was really good and the breakfast was very good and tasty. The chocolate cake was Devine.... simply perfect... yum. Abit pricey though for breakfast/ brunch.

Thank Nadine T
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Found the food very expensive ($65 for a basic lunch) and the wait staff inattentive. Long wait to order, food was average. Nice spot with nice views, but we won't return due to the cost.

Thank Kapiti_Sarah
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

What a lovely place to eat right on the water. They do breakfast brunch lunch. Staff are friendly and the menu delicious. I had the brunch stack and my husband the fish and chips both delicious definitely return. A bonus just behind it a lovely...More

Thank Robbo60s
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The atmosphere was good looking out onto the Sea, but the food did not excite which was disappointing It was a little on the noisey side also.

Thank Don G
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Enjoyed a lovely ladies lunch again - the food was good and the service friendly @ prompt. Such a lovely spot, really enjoy looking out to sea.

Thank ClareGrant
Reviewed 15 March 2017

4 of us, 2 from Sydney and 2 from Auckland came for breakfast. Brilliant location, quirky style of decor and really good food and service. What more could you want? The owner is a delightful lady and the restaurant is a true indicator of her...More

Thank Lester R
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I have been to this cafe a lot over the years and it's just not as good as it used to be. It's still OK but just not a favourite any more. The coffee is good that hasn't changed at all and there are still...More

Thank sandlewearer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Ocean View Parade, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-769 6967
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