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Churchill's Cafe

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1 Ohaupu Rd., Te Awamutu, New Zealand
077718830
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7:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 5
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lovely cafe in Te Awamutu

Thanks to the ratings in Trip Advisor we decided to go to Churchill's cafe on a Sunday afternoon. We had to wait for a car park but once inside the staff were really friendly and even came to take our order despite asking us to order at the counter. Prices ranged from around $17-$22 and the meals... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
Colleen J
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Te Awamutu, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

We frequent Churchills a lot have yet to find fault with anything there it is always friendly excellent food and of course a smile when you walk in.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Thanks to the ratings in Trip Advisor we decided to go to Churchill's cafe on a Sunday afternoon. We had to wait for a car park but once inside the staff were really friendly and even came to take our order despite asking us to order at the counter. Prices ranged from around $17-$22 and the meals were a decent... More 

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Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Churchills was named for the fact that it was once a church (Salvation Army) and for the nearby hills. We make fairly regular visits to Churchills - always mean to eat out elsewhere, but Churchills is just so good we can't go past it! Staff are never too busy to give a friendly welcome, even when the cafe is packed... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Visited on a public holiday at lunch time to a packed cafe. Staff went and got us some more seats which was very kind. Delicious tasty food. Quite hard to hear each other talk and had to walk for a little bit to park. Lots of people seemed to be enjoying themselves. It's a smart idea to book if you... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We arrived at Churchills café and were welcomed by big smiles, the coffee was the best I have had in the Waikato you can tell they have been trained well. The food was delicious and the service was pretty spot on. We would definitely return when we are back in the Waikato.

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Te Awamutu, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

The food was very good and coffee to good. Staff exceptionally helpful and pleasant. An attractive cafe set in an old chapel/church with outside space where you can sit and watch the passing traffic or slip around the side for a more private intimate occasion.

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Boyle, Ireland
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Top notch place. Food perfect always well presented and served by very friendly staff. Always a pleasure to eat out here.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Stopped here for breakfast and found it exceptionally good. the café was quiet when I went but it was early.

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Te Awamutu, New Zealand
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

I love coffee and Churchills makes an awesome coffee! The food is good too especially love their french toast. The staff are friendly and helpful and its not unusual to get a warm and cheerful greeting from the kitchen ..

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Auckland, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

3 of us attended for sunday lunch, excellent welcome but down hill from there. Ordered meals and paid, given number for order. Waiting about 10 minutes which was reasonable, Yound waitress came up with order for one of us but had another order whcih was not ours, she went away with incorrect order. the person who received their order started... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Ohaupu Rd., Te Awamutu, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Te Awamutu
  • Phone Number: 077718830

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 3:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?