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“Good for breakfast before a helicopter ride”
Review of Aviators Cafe

Aviators Cafe
Ranked #12 of 19 Restaurants in Franz Josef
Cuisines: Cafe
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast
Description: Located at the Alpine Adventure Centre in the town centre (CBD), we offer breakfast and lunch options plus our very own Souvlaki Hut in a well laid out seating area at the front of the building with magnificient mountain views. Inside the centre you will also find the Fox and Franz Josef Heliservices sales and check in counter and "The Glacier Shop" souvenir and gift store. Open 7 days except Christmas Day
Adelaide
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109 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
“Good for breakfast before a helicopter ride”
Reviewed 17 January 2014

Breakfast was hearty - good sized portions, garnished well and good hot toast. Good range of menu choices. Coffee was fine and hot.

Visited January 2014
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English first
Tørring, DK
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Good food & friendly service”
Reviewed 12 January 2014

The three of us - mother & two teens - enjoyed a pleasant meal on the patio. The sunshine and the view of the majestic mountains were added benefits.

Service was rather relaxed, as may be expected in the Westland, and suited our holiday mood.

  • Visited December 2013
    • Service
    • Food
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1 Thank Lissa_DK
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Wirral
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51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Didn't take off for me !”
Reviewed 9 January 2014

(Franz Joseph ,New Zealand) .It was pouring with rain so sanctuary for breakfast was sort ! A friendly staff member patiently waited for us to choose. Two coffees and two 'bacon butties' . Time is now 0955HRS ! A young lady teetered over to us with two mugs of coffee . Mainly froth but hey ho ! Coffee drank, no sign of food ! 1035HRS patience has gone ! I go to staff . Pointed out the delay, an apology and next minute the wrong food ! Not happy !! It turns out the 'order' had been misplaced . Fair enough we were given a full refund and the correct food was delivered . The place seemed just too slap dash. The girl making the coffee was more interested in supplying five family members(at no cost ) with hot chocolate and extra marshmallows than sorting customers out .
The food was ok . You can't fail with a bacon buttie but more attention to appearance and attention to detail would help this place take off !

Visited January 2014
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Thank wavewatcher43
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