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The Herb Farm and Cafe

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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An isolated cafe with a surprising selection of food and beverages

Just Northeast of Ashhurst, on a calm side street, this cafe represents an oasis of tranquility... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Gabriel H
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Bellaire, Texas
What a place!

Great location, great cafe meals, cheerful owner and attentive table waiters. So popular I now... read more

Reviewed March 20, 2019
Ashley B
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Bakersfield, California
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the herb farm is a sensory experience to remember. Our 100% natural skincare and healthcare products are made on-site and stocked in our beautiful retail shop. Relax in our tranquil cafe offering fresh herb inspired food made with local and free...more
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86 Grove Road, Ashhurst 4470, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just Northeast of Ashhurst, on a calm side street, this cafe represents an oasis of tranquility. The rustic garden, with benches and tables, little bird-feeders, tall trees providing shade, little garden sculptures and a covered terrace all conspire to offer tranquility and communion with nature....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 20, 2019

Great location, great cafe meals, cheerful owner and attentive table waiters. So popular I now think you should reserve a table.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ashley B
Reviewed February 26, 2019

The Herb Farm has the most beautiful surroundings. The grounds are extensive with huge areas of woodland and parkland as well as the gardens near the cafe. Food and coffee were good in the cafe. A lovely place to wander around.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sus1952
Reviewed February 7, 2019

Came in here for lunch with a few light headed friends after a wedding. The place was very busy and the food was excellent to say the least.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cujimeScotland
Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

We went to the Herb Farm Cafe for my 24th birthday lunch and absolutely loved it. We sat outside at one of the nice big picnic tables and the wait staff and staff behind the counter were all very kind and helpful. I loved my...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank w1tch
Sarah C, Owner at The Herb Farm and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2019

Thank you for the lovely review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit to The Herb Farm and had a memorable 24th birthday!

Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

Found this wee gem on the internet after looking for somewhere different to the norm to take my parents for a meal. Couldn't fault it our lunch was fantastic and the walk around the gardens was lovely. Highly recommend to anyone travelling in the area....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MA1410
Reviewed January 16, 2019

this is the best place to have a nice brunch with the family and enjoy a great meal in the lovely garden setting followed by a stroll through the herb garden and the visiting the gnome village

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Stephan v
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic herb farm tea. They grow own herbs. Awesome. Nice garden to walk. The staff is very friendly and trained.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank juanisiob
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

We went out to the Herb Farm on a stunning manawatu Sunday knowing it was probably going to be busy at this time of year. What we got was really disappointing and embarrassing for the staff. We arrived just after 12 and while the place...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 649BeckyM
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

Went there for brunch today. Oh so yummy. I had the big breakfast and earl grey tea. The breakfast was delicious. They were extremely busy, obviously a popular place. It took some time for the staff to take all our orders and they did drinks...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Donna T
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