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Niagara Falls Cafe

256 Niagara Waikawa Road, Niagara 9884, New Zealand
+64 3-246 8577
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“seafood chowder” (22 reviews)
“lamb burger” (13 reviews)
“carrot cake” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
256 Niagara Waikawa Road, Niagara 9884, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This had been highly commended to us. Not a big range of choice, but enjoyed homemade bun and drinks. The outside deck and grounds were lovely. Friendly environment encouraged chatting to those at tables around us.

Thank gorgle
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found Niagara Falls Café by chance, on the way to checking out the little local waterfall. We decided to stop for a coffee first, which was delicious, and then glanced at the menu and the gift shop, and decided to return for both. So...More

Thank ruthie101_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent NYE at this great cafe for dinner and it was exceptional. Fantastic selection of beers including pale ales, pilsners etc. Smoked Salmon was the best my wife has ever tasted and my burger was awesome, more like a giant rissole patty....so so fresh....More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We only had some homemade baking (carrot cake and apricot slice) with a cappuccino, but it tasted delicious!! We could taste that it was made with care. Quality food. Coffee was also comforting. The place has a really nice outdoor sitting area but indoor is...More

Thank Fien D
Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

Great food here, basic fare but it was well prepared and very fresh, Wide range of beverages including a fridge full of local breweries. Sitting outside on the lawn in the endless summer evenings was magic. Remember to wear a lot of DEET repellent in...More

Reviewed December 7, 2017

Hidden Gem in the road to Curio Bay Nice food, nice guys & nice atmosphere! Highly recommended!!!!!!

Reviewed December 5, 2017

Good quality food for lunch with excellent coffee. Soup of the day was found a bit salty but the owner happily exchange with another type of soup which was very good. Other food was good. Excellence customer service. Worth to try and support!

Thank a-goumet
Reviewed December 5, 2017

A quality little café/restaurant in the Catlins supplying good fresh food with a s variationmile ,need to check opening times as seasonal

Thank graham e
Reviewed November 23, 2017

We really enjoyed dinner at Niagara Falls... we had been advised to reserve a table ahead of our arrival (this is a must if you are travelling) ...the next restaurant is miles and miles away and at quiet times you may otherwise be disappointed!) and...More

Thank CheltenhamJim
Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

We stopped over for a coffee and a seafood chowder and experienced one of he best services and meals we had in New Zealand. On top of that, the setting in the former school is just ideal. Don’t miss this place

Thank Sandro P
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August 5, 2016|
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Response from figjam_31 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, can't remember the opening hours but their number is listed - give them a call
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 256 Niagara Waikawa Road, Niagara 9884, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Niagara
  • Phone Number: +64 3-246 8577
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