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Olive Tree Cafe

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52 Town Centre, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
+64 3-249 8496
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Today
08:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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Waihi, New Zealand
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Casual, good service, big meals. Nice food. Reasonable prices. Licenced. Busy (always a good sign)..

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Thank OutandAboutnz
Sydney
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182 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This cafe was very close to where we were staying, so ate afternoon tea a couple of times, plus an evening meal. Good food, plenty of it, but service seemed to be a bit hit or miss, depending on who was on.

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Thank Turkey_Baster
Horley, England, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small rustic cafe off of the high street. Fitted us in around a large party. Food was good and reasonably priced.

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Thank David P
Reading, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely restaurant set back from the Main Street. Extensive menu at reasonable prices. I would definitely recommend the platter for two - delicious.

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Thank nikbannister
Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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140 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My Fiancé and I visited for Brunch on our recent trip to Lake Te Anau. We both opted for the Rump Steak as we were feeling "peckish". Very tasty and tender Steak. Superb waitress service from a young American Lady. It was her first day so she wasn't 100% familiar with the menu. However she answered all of our questions... More 

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Thank eastaroadster
Marlborough, England, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were cold and wet and needed food or we might not have gone in. The first thing we saw were two scruffy sofas covered in throws and heard loud music. But needs must. When you get beyond that it is clean and friendly and has a good menu choice. We had a bowl of chowder each which was full... More 

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Thank SueOwen7
Bellevue, WA
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seafood chowder was pretty much tasteless, seafood is frozen, not fresh, pork schnitzels was bland and overcooked, smoke salmon was OK but not great. Waitress was nice but had no knowledge of the food, free Wifi was a joke and it simply didn't work, spent $100 for an awful meal. Avoid.

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Thank lisaye98
Melaka, Malaysia
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As the title says thats all we had n it was super thick n creamy. Lotsa prawns n seafood n topped w smoked salmon served w rye bread. Yummy for a cold wet spring day but may be too thick n creamy 4 asian tastes.

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Thank maghani1
Nottingham
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58 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a nice meal after a day spent travelling from Dunedin. We both had their specials - tasty and good value

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Thank Exiled_Cumbrian
Melbourne, Australia
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187 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly cafe, good food and coffee. Large menu with plenty of options. Inside and outside seating. Enjoyed the venison steak burger.

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Thank Harry_Melbourne_Aus

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$36
Cuisine
Cafe, European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Town Centre, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Fiordland National Park  >  Te Anau
  • Phone Number: +64 3-249 8496
Description
Open daily (except Christmas Day) for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Great coffee. Cabinet of homemade sweet treats. Central Otago wines.Kids Menu. Gluten Free options available. Browse Local artwork. Relax on the couches or out in our sheltered courtyard & let our friendly staff take care of you. Looking for somebody to take care of your outcatering needs? Give us a call.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?