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Shearers Quarters

) #24 of 57 Restaurants in Timaru $$ - $$$ Cafe, ,
932 Seadown Road, Timaru 7973, New Zealand
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“mini golf” (11 reviews)
“farm animals” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
932 Seadown Road, Timaru 7973, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch at the Shearer's Quarters just as the management changed some weeks ago, and were very disappointed. So thought we would visit again today to see how things had improved now new folk have settled in. Very sparse décor without the old country...More

Thank Hillsflat168
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went out to this space not knowing it had changed... So impressed with the changes and the new owners... Beautiful lunch ...awesome service....totally worth a visit

Thank ericandlyn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was with great excitement we ventured out to experience the new Shearers Quarters. It was a very busy sunny Saturday and from the moment I queued I felt disappointed. A large group was there and they were going up individually to the counter to...More

1  Thank Margie C
Reviewed May 20, 2017

Wonderful meals.Great service,Warm friendly atmosphere.The staff were excellent.The restaurant very busy.

1  Thank lynkes
Reviewed April 29, 2017

Certainly not disappointed, Karl & team have certainly worked incredibly hard to bring this cafe back to a great venue. Choice of food not disappointing and exc coffee. We will definitely be back. The outside certainly a lot tidier and we know you haven't finished...More

1  Thank dunedintimaru
Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

Hey then why owners have done well in the good front. Two of the group of 4 are gluten free. Food options were extensive. Food was delicious. Staff were friendly and interacted well. Loved the visit esp. as sun was out. Great coffee too.

1  Thank Graeme B
Reviewed April 16, 2017

New owners advertising that has gone back to being a family friendly place, well animals looking sad and fences broken, mini golf not spruced up yet and shop gone and inside looks like a blank canvas just wooden walls. We had some food and was...More

Thank vanessa997
Reviewed March 15, 2017

Such a nice place to have brunch/lunch at. Lovely surroundings. We have never been disappointed when we have been here

1  Thank Jade K
Reviewed March 11, 2017

Tucked away a few roads off the highway there is a pleasant cafe with a very rural atmosphere, but a little pricy

1  Thank GroverNZ
Reviewed February 1, 2017

visited a few days ago with my daughter and granddaughter, and was amazed at the layout of the place. The eating area is in the old sheepyards, the retail shop is in the shearing shed, and a silo comes in handy for the kitchen and...More

Thank mickywai
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand, Contemporary
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 932 Seadown Road, Timaru 7973, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Timaru
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