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Provisions of Arrowtown Cafe

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Centennial Ave, Arrowtown, New Zealand
+64 3-442 0714
08:30 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 17:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This place is perfect. Heaven on earth... the food is awesome and coffee is good. It's the gardens that captured me

Thank donna f
Southland Region, New Zealand
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After taking our overseas visitors to Provisions rather than a fancy winery they were delighted with our choice, we all loved the relaxed atmosphere, the wine and food were good, the service was very quick and the staff attentive and friendly, A very enjoyable lunch.

Thank Lucy626
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are many amazing things about Arrowtown; the beautiful scenic walks along the Arrow river, the dramatic mountains and the vistas in every direction Provisions offers great coffee, amazingly creative food and a wonderful selection of preserves Sit outside on a sunny day and there are not many better ways to plan your day's activities

Thank UluruAustralia
Harrogate, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Took morning coffee.....and cake, here. Quirky place with good array of baked onsite foods. Some arty nick nacks on sale by locals too. Nice outside area for days when weather is good. Been three times this visit. Say no more.

Thank ladiesabouttown
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

beautiful food and I am very fussy about my coffee. They made it perfectly and with a beautiful smile. Spotless W/C. was reading a book about the area and there was no pressure for me to leave. Would love to go again and will do when in the South Island.

Thank Hilary C
Christchurch, New Zealand
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a squid salad dish which was perfect for lunch. Sticky bun a must, preserves also for sale.Mags to peruse. Very friendly staff, nice outside area under trees if hot.

Thank bhmcfarlane
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here after our riverside walk at 330pm by which time their kitchen had closed. We came as a group of 9 and had whatever was left in their display case - sticky buns, berry smoothies, meringues, scones, coffees, egg and bacon pie. All delicious. Service was great (we were the only people in there). Beautiful outdoor garden setting with... More 

Thank snough
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came for breakfast - great choices - whitebait, chilli scrambled eggs, poached eggs with any number of sides. It came quickly and was delicious. Then there's the baked goods - so much to choose from - loved the doughnut with lemon curd! And the coffee was superb!

Thank Stevenziz2016
Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great spot for coffee, smoothies, and food in Arrowtown. Lovely garden setting with sun and shade, and a few indoor tables too. Friendly staff.

Thank MikeyTA
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just finished an amazing buckwheat pancake with banana, raspberries, blueberries and a lemon yoghurt oh how well the flavours blended. Well priced and beautiful mountain backdrop. Definitely be back.

Thank mollygoeswild

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, New Zealand, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centennial Ave, Arrowtown, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Arrowtown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 0714
Housed in a historic cottage in pictuesque Arrowtown, the Cafe serves as a bakery and coffee shop serving savoury and sweet pies, sandwiches and hot dishes. It is licensed serving local Central Otago wines.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?