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Joe's Garage

38 Princess Street | On the Old Pikes Motors site, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
+64 6-358 4428
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“beef burger” (3 reviews)
“cool concept” (2 reviews)
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38 Princess Street | On the Old Pikes Motors site, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great staff and service, great food. It is family friendly - we went with 5 kids under 5, however the toy box is right by the front door which is the only negative. It’s chokka full of awesome metal trucks but would be great to...More

Thank Liv K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had been to Joes Garage in Wellington a number of years ago which was good so decided to try the one in Palmerston North for an early lunch. This was on a Tuesday so there was a number of empty tables. Met by a friendly...More

Thank Bradleyrf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So booked table for 8 for Christmas lunch. I arrived before the work mates on time. They showed me the table but after waiting for nearly 15 mins no water nothing. Don't know about food but not a good start 😯

Thank Imran K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The foods is always good here and so is the service, usually... The luncheon service was modestly busy but for some reason, the staff were slow to take our order, with at least 2 tables arriving after us being attended to in priority. When this...More

Thank bazzasowman
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Always prompt table service. Great selection of meals and drinks. Busy vibrant atmosphere and delicious meals.

1  Thank Simon J
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Came here for a family lunch for our sons birthday, very friendly staff and service was fast. Food was nice, chips for the burgers was lacking a little and could have had a little more as we had 3 burgers at our table and the...More

Thank hayleym122
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Staff were great, a friend and I came here for lunch with our kids 5 of them, they got us colouring in pages and crayons, food came out fast and they even accommodated the fussy child. very nice food.

1  Thank Vixsta S
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Came here with my partner and ordered two mochas, the vege burger and the beef burger. Food and drinks were really good and reasonable priced. The staff were very friendly and attentive. Would definitely recommend!

1  Thank amandadehoop
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Came here on Wednesday with a friend to catch up for lunch. We weren't greeted, instead a girl said to us "are you here for coffee or food" which I hate being asked, it's almost as though it's a hassle for both. Took us about...More

Thank Beatrice S
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

There is nothing better than going somewhere where nothing is a problem. That's what we discovered at Joe's, service was amazing, prompt and friendly and the food was excellent! Husband had the Local and he was very happy, he has been round the city searching...More

1  Thank Palmymumof3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Princess Street | On the Old Pikes Motors site, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
  • Phone Number: +64 6-358 4428
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