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Cheeky Kea Cafe - CLOSED

Main Rd, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7952, New Zealand
(03) 752 0139
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Orange, New South Wales, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

Seems this establishment has changed recently, but well worth the trip when in the village. Outdoor seating gives the best views anywhere. Relaxed, informal and still the Cheeky Kea of old!!

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Jurien Bay, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2011 via mobile

Full of beans is currently under new ownership and will be re-launched on Dec 29, 2011. Former owners, Lisa and Riki made the best coffee and baked treats in Franz Josef. I hope the new owners can live up to their standards. Stay tuned; I'll post again after the 29th.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2011

Great place to eat in FJ. The helpings are very generous and the prices are excellent. Was really in need of a decent coffee and theirs really hit the spot. During our stay there I went back each day for my "fix". Walls are a bit barren but there was a comfy couch by a fake fire heater and the... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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238 reviews 238 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2011

A good selection of food available including hot meals and cakes etc,the staff are friendly and it has a warm atmosphere. If you sit outside you have a good mountain view

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Newcastle
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282 reviews 282 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
201 helpful votes 201 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2010

Full of Beans has great coffee, but their food leaves much to be desired. Yes, it is cheap, but a beef nachos, a quiche, and chips were almost inedible. A shame really. There is an excellent internet cafe next door (fast connection and only $4/hour).

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brisbane
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2008

The staff at the helicopter booking centre recommened this cafe for a good coffee so respecting local knowledge we tried it. They were correct - in fact it was the best coffee we had throughout our entire holiday on the South Island. We were so impressed we returned for lunch and had the most delicious blue cod, chips and salad... More 

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Additional Information about Cheeky Kea Cafe

Address: Main Rd, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7952, New Zealand
Phone Number: (03) 752 0139
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)  >  Franz Josef

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