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Main road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
+64 3-752 0139
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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54 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We came here for dinner and breakfast on a recent trip. The portion sizes are hearty and the food is pretty good. The service is great and we didn't have to wait too long for our food to come.

Thank Sarah R
Sevierville, Tennessee
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464 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 273 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stopped here for breakfast mainly as it was one of the only things open that early. Coffee was excellent (as is to be expected in NZ) food was very good, reasonably priced and service was good and very fast. If you are getting an early start in Franz Josef then this is your breakfast place!

Thank Gary M
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today my family and I went for lunch and needed to be places but we waited over 45 minutes just to get our burgers which ended up being partly cold! The burgers are very nice though with a lot of fillings

Thank katelyn r
Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped on my way to hike the Alex Knob trail - needed to eat breakfast and get a sandwich to go. I got a salmon bagel and a ham sandwich from the to-go counter. The bagel was awful, I imagine it must have been quite stale and there was very little salmon on it. And it wasn't cheap either. The... More 

Thank Carrie W
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for lunch and it was superb, the coffee amazing and the lunch menu has a wide range of options. We had the cheese and beef burger and the mushroom and bacon pasta and it was outstanding and had so much flavour. Would definitely make this your number one stop cafe in the town.

Thank Jessica S
Columbia, South Carolina
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194 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for breakfast. Got the ham and cheese sandwich and the bacon egg, cheese & hashbrowns wrap. Both were good as were the flat whites that we had. Good food as expected from a cafe in NZ.

Thank Jake K
Brisbane, Australia
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187 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Average cafe in a small town. Not bad, not excellent. Club sandwich was fine but chicken was dry. BLT was nice. Nice outdoor seating and free wifi.

Thank meikadalton
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52 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After an 18km hike my mum and I went here and lounged on the sofa for a few hours with a pizza and a burger. Lovely good, really nice waitress full of smiles made it a very enjoyable experience :-)

Thank Ashleigh J
Cork, Ireland
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308 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is located on the main street, about halfway up. You go the counter, select your food and drink and pay for it, then receiving a numbered card. Shortly afterwards, the food is brought to your table. Staff are friendly and very efficient - you will not be waiting long! There is an outside seating, when the weather permits.

Thank Bernard C
Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe is a great place to go for a coffee or a milkshake. I had a milkshake and it was the best thing ever. Also this cafe has great wifi that loads really fast.

Thank ThomasHolloway09

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Soups, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)  >  Franz Josef
  • Phone Number: +64 3-752 0139
Recently refurbished and re-named

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?