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Thyme For Food - CLOSED

Shop 35, Town Centre, Turangi 2751, New Zealand
+64 7-386 0552
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good29%
  • Average28%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible28%
2 Feb 2015
“Nasty lady”
20 Jul 2014
“Be prepared to wait.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Shop 35, Town Centre, Turangi 2751, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 September 2012 via mobile

Really yum food and good coffee! I love going there! Reasonably priced as well! Go try it for yourself!

1  Thank mookat
Reviewed 4 June 2012

The pancakes were great and my boyfriend liked his Big Thyme Burger - it was enormous! The staff were ooookay and the atmosphere was average. The worst thing was looking under the salt shaker lid and seeing all the crap under there!!! Definitely not gourmet...More

1  Thank catherinespiller
Reviewed 27 May 2012

Im reading a couple of the other reviews and thinking THANK GOD! I didnt have the manager (I think)...I had a pleseant time out in the Sunday morning sun!. The assistant took my family's order and were out in a reasonably prompt manner. Our hot...More

Thank Aroha H
Reviewed 5 May 2012

I have never had such bad service in a cafe. The manager, Rachel, was incredible grumpy and short. We felt like we were a huge inconvenience to her and ordered only coffee and cake instead of the lunch we were planning on having. On top...More

4  Thank Lara C
Reviewed 20 April 2012

We recently spent a week in TUrangi and regularly used this cafe. It was the only cafe in the sunshine with alfresco dining. They have a very good cabinet selection of food plus food cooked to order. The coffee was also very good. It is...More

Thank beanb41
Reviewed 30 March 2012

Yeah, I know I haven't tried them all but you only need to try these to know you're tuckin in to somethin special. The coffee's good too. Nice people. Don't let the lack of style put you off.

Thank TrvlaOz
Reviewed 29 February 2012

We had a great brunch a good menu plenty to choose from. Service great.

Thank wilsone56
Reviewed 5 February 2012

Long weekend, public holiday & this place was busy despite charging a surcharge (which was not advertised). Food was tasty & a little slow probably due to the number of tables vs. the size of the kitchen. Toasted sandwiches were large & the sausage roll...More

Thank stevehe159
Reviewed 12 January 2012

I liked the range of food available. Clearly made with care. Popular eatery for travellers hankering for city-style cafe and restaurant-grade food. Offers a patch of noveau Turangi in an historic building. Thyme For Food beats fast-food chains hands down.

Thank Red_Hurring
Reviewed 8 January 2012

We ate breakfast there twice over the past 5 days the first time we were there the staff were rude abrupt and could not have been more unhelpful. We were in a group of ten the coffee order came out wrong and in dribs and...More

1  Thank Ottorang
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  • Address: Shop 35, Town Centre, Turangi 2751, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Turangi
  • Phone Number: +64 7-386 0552
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