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“A little oasia”
Review of Up the Garden Path - CLOSED

Up the Garden Path
Price range: US$6 - US$21
Cuisines: Mediterranean, New Zealand
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Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Originally a private residence, The home that would become Up the Garden Pathwas built around 1910 by Cecil and Mina Talbot.In 2004 the property assumed its current formwith the addition of the main hall, gallery andcommercial kitchen. First known as an art venue,Up the Garden Path soon earned a reputationfor outstanding dining, coffee and service whileremaining true to its roots in the art world.Today the café-gallery supports many localartists and provides a welcoming havenfor residents and visitors alike.Thank you for joining us.
Reviewed 27 May 2014

Get away from the traffic on Motuka;s High Street and relax in this lovely garden setting. Service can be a bit slow during a busy lunchtime so leave time. Short but tasty menu.

Thank Clare d
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Reviewed 12 May 2014

Gorgeous food and the presentation of it was very good.
Friendly and helpful staff too. The lime tarte was superb as was the quiche and salad that my husband had. I had the deliciuos avocado quesadilla. We're on a bit of a foodie's trip and this was a great find.
Well done guys.

Thank lizsims
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Reviewed 10 May 2014

I think we arrived here just as they were finishing lunch, which perhaps explains why they weren't particularly hospitable. The food was fairly average. I'd come here for a drink and a browse in the future, but not for food.

Thank alex645
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Reviewed 28 April 2014

This is a quaint restaurant very well set out with inside and outside dining. There is a fabulous out door play area for children and the garden is well fenced allowing for privacy if you were to have a private function.

The food and coffee are very well presented and the prices are average, although in my opinion a little high.

I would like to see a wider range of lower priced snack meals perhaps.

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Thank Ian R
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Reviewed 18 April 2014

Dine casually, surrounded by a pleasant garden, beautiful art, nice outdoor dining with clear cover on veranda to protect from rain or wind, excellent staff, and yummy chef! Handmade pasta and Thai beef salad were so tasty we didn't want to leave!

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Thank WIldCarrot2
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