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The Tea House Pukekura Park New Plymouth Taranaki

Pukekura Park, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-759 6060
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good52%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“ice cream” (4 reviews)
“cake” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Pukekura Park, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in quickly for some cabinet food and a coffee. The food was nice and the decor inside was beautiful. It is in a great location too. Staff seem a bit inexperienced, but overall it's a nice place to visit.

Thank kiwitraveler92
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Stopped by for a light lunch of cabinet food on a rainy day. We had no problems with the food and drinks received, except it does seem quite expensive (perhaps the City Council charges a premium rent?). What spoilt this visit was the attack of...More

Thank Kiwi_rua
Reviewed 5 May 2018

This place is situated in the perfect location. Unfortunately we didnt sample the food but the whole setting is ideal, park, walks, lake, trees and food and outside tables. Dog friendly area, AND the biggest full flavoured (fruit) ice creams ever.

Thank Alicat44
Reviewed 2 May 2018

The first thing to know about this place is it is incredibly expensive for bad food and drink. The coffee and tea are fairly poor and the food is reheated and tastes stale. We were berated by a server as it was very windy so...More

Thank stromulus
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

We visited the Tea House on a Thursday, 4 of us including a small child and were appalled at the service and the prices. The woman who served us was rude and unfriendly and when she tallied up our order stated ‘...the comes to ONLY...More

Thank ChelseaJHall
Reviewed 12 April 2018

I thought the food was of a poor standard - the bacon and egg pie was dry and tasteless, and no chutney with it, as most cafes provide. The salad was dry so I asked for mayonnaise and that was a problem... Balsamic "glaze" is...More

Thank Babs10072
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Pukekura Park is renowned for it beauty and is a great place to visit but the tea house food is overpriced.

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 7 September 2017

A visit to Pukekura Park should inlude a stop at the tea house. I expected tea and scones but they have so much more! Ended up getting eggs bennie (vegetarian option) and it was delicious. Normally I'd get a latte but chose a tea just...More

Thank JJfambam
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

It was pouring with rain and cold when we went to the kiosk. We were met by friendly staff, a warm fire and lovely coffee. Had the chips to warm us up. Really enjoyed the experience

Thank KayCat2000
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Went to the tea house yesterday was treated very poorly by staff/manager the old girl that works here will never step foot in this place again very rude not hospitiable.After other reviews I've read this place is going down hill

Thank 931antonym
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pukekura Park, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-759 6060
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