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4 Forty 4

4 Sh, Upokongaro, New Zealand
+64 6-347 2777
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“pies” (2 reviews)
“paths” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand
££ - £££
4 Sh, Upokongaro, New Zealand
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

It has been 5 years since we were here last. So pleased we decided to come back. We had brunch consisting of eggs bene with bacon, an omelette and wedges. I have had more bacon with my eggs bene elsewhere but the generosity of the...More

Thank joanne w
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Nice pit stop after all the turns on SH 4 going south. The Capuccino was creamy, didn't try any of the small plate items but the looked good.

Thank HikerBoricua
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Came here twice- once by bicycle and once by kayak (it's right on the river) and the pies both times were perfect. Full of meat rather than sauce with nice flakey pastry. Plus lovely seating area and garden as well. Highly recommend.

Thank Emily A
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Service pleasant. Ordered a hot chocolate and afghan. Notes that all food in cabinet looked lovely and fresh and was all baked on the premises which is a nice touch. Was asked if wanted my hot choc in glass or mug which was a pleasant...More

Thank kftraveller2016
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

My new fave local cafe! We discovered this gem on a Sunday drive, called in for coffee and will be back as soon as they reopen after their winter break (August we were told). The coffee was divine, the cafe decor refined and the home...More

Thank nin132
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely garden, pleasing menu, marred by the rudest proprietress we have ever encountered. Made to feel we were inconveniencing the staff by requesting food from the menu at 1.30 when the cafe is open til 3.30 as the chef wanted to knock off as they'd...More

Thank Carjam123
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We stopped for a coffee on our way up the river road, this being the first likely place we came to. We were not disappointed! There was a good selection in the cabinet, and we chose the scones - lovely, with butter, jam and cream....More

Thank CMB425032
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

From the ambiance, clean and good tasting decor you start having a great experience. We stopped for ice cream only but I was caught by the variety of great dishes and drinks, everything a cafe must have and more. The seating room with interesting books...More

Thank Camila C
Reviewed 28 August 2016

A group of 17 met here for brunch on a Sunday a great time was had by all.The staff were very friendly and coped well with so many of us as well as other clients.There was a good selection of cabinet food plus a good...More

Thank jillyjon
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Lovely looking cafe with a full cabinet of food that looked very inviting however, firstly, the woman behind the counter was not at all welcoming or friendly. I think we interrupted her day. My mistake on this cold winters day was to buy a mince...More

Thank Heather E
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Cafe, New Zealand
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Sh, Upokongaro, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Upokongaro
  • Phone Number: +64 6-347 2777
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