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Bosco Cafe

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57 Te Kumi Road, Te Kuiti 2500, New Zealand
(07) 878-3633
Today
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • 46
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    Very good
  • 8
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very fine breakfast

This cafe has a lovely rustic atmosphere, friendly staff, and an excellent choice of breakfast food.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
chopsgma
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Newton, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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Newton, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

This cafe has a lovely rustic atmosphere, friendly staff, and an excellent choice of breakfast food.

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Taranaki
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Good selection of cafe food, delivered in a friendly manner. Love the yummy chocolate brownie that comes with the cup of tea/coffee. I don't like pastry that is reheated in the microwave...it goes soft. That's my only complaint.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Been there before passing through town and would highly recommend for a coffee stop. Lovely surroundings, great service and décor.

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Te Kuiti, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

The service at Bosco's is excellent. Sometimes you have to wait a wee while but the food is worth it. The atmosphere is casual and hip.

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Otaki, Wellington, New Zealand
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

If you want up pay 18 bucks for half a burger by all means stop here. A sliver of bread less then half a chicken breast, and some token salad. Over priced! Wouldn't stop here again.

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Taumar
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

I have been to here many times. The food is always quite a treat with yummy things to choose from, but if you go here regularly, the food can become quite boring. The menu stays fairly consistent. Service is always great, atmosphere lovely. During the busy lunch breaks, the noise can become a bit echoey, I assume it's due to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Stayed at the lodge across the road. Had breakfast delivered (bonus) My husbands breakfast was delicious (The Big Breaky?) Sadly my pancakes were dry and unpleasant. Saying that I would go back for another TBB :)

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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80 reviews 80 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

The story of my visit to this cafe began in Taumarunui as a casual question in the iSite about where to go for afternoon tea on my drive north. With barely a moment's hesitation back came the answer: Bosco Cafe. Recommendations are easy to make but I was blown away by what I discovered on my arrival. It is a... More 

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Auckland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

I had prebooked the meal for a coach load of Probus members. We were seated on the veranda - beautul atmosphere. The food was delicious and plentiful. Quiche, a tasty feta salad and new potatoes to die for.. The dessert of lemon slice and fresh fruit was equally acceptable.Staff were lovely and very efficient. Wish we had gone back on... More 

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Lerici, Italy
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5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

When ever we are heading past on road trips we pull in to great coffee and food. Thank you Donna for your kindness in making me a gluten free toasted samwhich at closing time. We will be back on way to womad.Looking forward to sample some of your healthy options. Stop here you wont be disappointed with the airy open... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 57 Te Kumi Road, Te Kuiti 2500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Te Kuiti
  • Phone Number: (07) 878-3633

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 11
  • Cuisine: New Zealand
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?