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Legends Cafe

) #19 of 61 Restaurants in Timaru $$ - $$$ Cafe, ,
15 Afghan Street | Pleasant Point, Timaru, New Zealand
+64 3-614 7227
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (5 reviews)
“quiche” (4 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 am - 4:00 pmAll hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
15 Afghan Street | Pleasant Point, Timaru, New Zealand
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Reviewed March 15, 2017

Great setting and good coffee. It is easy to sit outside enjoying a coffee here. Well worth the drive from Timaru.

Thank Jade K
Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

Lovely cafe handy to the train. Pleasantly surprised when I asked for extra plates to split dessert with the kids the dessert turned up already split up with whipped cream and ice cream for each person. Will be back!

Thank Ljrolli
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

From the time the lady came round my side of the counter to show me which food was gluten free I knew this would be good service. We opted to share a cake and when it came (brought after we finished our pie and quiche...More

Thank Julesthekiwi
Reviewed January 18, 2017

We went to Legends to have lunch and coffee. We were joined by "Sophie" a very friendly tabby cat who made herself at home on my lap and just so very sneakily tried to have some of my lunch ...she did not succeed. We enjoy...More

Thank Craiglea
Reviewed January 2, 2017

It's been many years since we last visited so it was interesting to go back for a late afternoon coffee and cake. Coffee was great, but the food options were very limited. Being towards the end of the day, I guess much of what would...More

Thank GrayMcGowan
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

We call in here every time passing for a custard square. Notice they have got smaller!!! Coffee was not as good either. Staff member wiped down a tots highchair and then put the cloth on the counter. Picked up by another person and used. Not...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed December 27, 2016

I went to Legends to have a coffee with a friend, and to have a Denheath Custard Square, which are divine. Had a piece of carrot cake, yum!!!! Served up looking as delicious as it tasted. The venue was great, lovely old furniture and interesting...More

Thank Michelle T
Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

Legends is our local cafe set in the original Pleasant Point Post Office its lovely with its old chairs tables and a choice between inside or outside dining. Service is very efficient and the food beautiful. Home of the Denheath Custard Squares you must have...More

Thank b_s_hodgson
Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

Light, fluffy almost like a mousse. Pity pastry top and bottom on the soggy side but the icing had a nice hit of lemon as contrast. Coffee: mocha they definitely were not and tasted exceedingly bitter. Nice outside atmosphere to relax and close to public...More

Thank Suze T
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Choice of indoor or outdoor dining option, the food is great hot and cold options. Very pleasant surrounding in the small township of Pleasant Point.

Thank Heather M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand, Contemporary
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Afghan Street | Pleasant Point, Timaru, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Timaru
  • Phone Number: +64 3-614 7227
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