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Waiomu Beach Cafe

622 Thames Coast Road, Thames, New Zealand
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Ranked #1 of 28 Restaurants in Thames
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch

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English first
Thames, New Zealand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This cafe is magic. The service is always friendly and the food amazingly fresh. With views across the road to the water and the reserve to run around in once you've eaten...perfect

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Stopped in on the way up the Coromandel Peninsula. Lovely morning, needed a good breakfast. And we got one. The ladies were wonderful, the coffee was fine, and the breakfast was just right. Will be stopping again next time I am in that area.

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Taupo, New Zealand
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

We stopped there for breakfast after doing the K2 bike race. The presentation and quality of food on display was fantastic and our breakfast's were so yummy and such great value. The service and friendliness could not be faulted. Supreme coffee was made beautifully. Overall a top cafe.

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Thames, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The perfect cafe to eat on a sunny day.....but also very popular so even tho they have heaps of staff can sometimes be abit of a wait. A good range of home cooked food we were a party of 6 and all had different meals which did come at different times but overall everyone was happy. My daughter had a... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Wonderful food setting and friendly service. Love the private family style area in the house next door

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Thames, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This cafe is across the road from a great swimming beach and children s playground. They make their own food. I've had the muffins and they truly are delicious. Oh, and you really should try the licorice ice cream. ... YUM, YUM. The staff are very friendly- a good group to meet and greet tourists to our Peninsular. There's some... More 

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Thames, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My husband and I go to the Waiomu Beach Café for an early breakfast after dropping off our dog for a groom. We have an hour to wait so breakfast is a good idea. We love this café. The food is always very good and the staff lovely and friendly. Highly recommend it.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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24 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

A cold wet and stormy day but the restaurant was toasty. Lovely welcome, great coffee and a good selection of food. We chose a spicy sausage pizza which was great value. The fire was lit, the room cosy and the service warm. Lovely lunch

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Auckland
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5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Popped in there for a coffee and on the off chance they had something gluten free - in front of us was a counter packed with amazing muffins, slices, savories etc. First thought, not a hope, zero gluten free, too amazing spread of treats. To our amazement and our daughters delight over half the yummy treats were gluten free -... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Great coffee, awesome mussel chowder, prompt & friendly service... All this and outdoor seating in the sun looking out onto the reserve... Lots of menu options that we'd love to try so will definitely be back!

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Address: 622 Thames Coast Road, Thames, New Zealand
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Thames
Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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