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Wharf Road, Coromandel 3506, New Zealand
+64 7-866 8618
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8:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Coromandel, New Zealand
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The location and setting are nice but the reality is the food and coffee was not so good and there was a hair in the salad. The staff were apologetic and replaced the salad and microwaved the chicken pot pies to try and reach a hot temperature once we sent them back. No discount was applied for the issues we... More 

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Thank kate_the_scientist
Great Barrier Island, New Zealand
2 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were very disappointed with our meals. The squid entree had a soft semi cooked batter coating which would of been delicious if cooked well. The mains came slathered in gravy, chutney & white sauce which all mixed together on the plate soaking into the over cooked vegetables of which there was a lovely selection & once again would of... More 

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Thank josbell
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I popped in here cause I was in desperate need of a desent take away coffee. Service was fast and that coffee was the best thing that has happened to me all day long!! In fact, I went back for dinner and when I notice the same girl who made my coffee before was still working the shift, I ordered... More 

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Thank Madelein B
NZ
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59 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch twice at Umu while staying in Coromandel. The selection is great, the staff friendly, efficient and fast and the food is YUMMY. Thank you, Umu.

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Thank Lespam
Austin, Texas
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572 reviews
415 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food and great coffee in this place, right by the main intersection (front and left when coming from the south). Nice place to sit on the sidewalk.

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Thank JrMushroom
Tauranga, New Zealand
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tried the mussel platter for lunch. Lovely meal and enough for two. Mussels done in a variety of ways including chowder, marinated, crumbed. Staff were friendly and restaurant was nice with indoor - outdoor options.

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Thank alan r
Meeniyan
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner at Umu,nice & generous meal to much really ,no room for dessert lovely presented ,good atmosphere

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Thank Frank A
Gold Coast; Queensland
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62 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Umu was the highlight of our day when we trekked out to the Coromandel. We went on the worst weather day of our trip, but it's the only day we had so we made the most of it. Due to the weather and traffic getting out of Auckland we didn't make it the whole way round the Coromandel.. we stopped... More 

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Thank Amanda W
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were greeted with a big smile and given water and the menu immediately. We opted for the special - a scallop salad. It was very tasty and great to have a more healthy option.

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Thank gk9102
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place for breakfast, lunch or dinner with a very good service. And if you are feeling a bit lazy, excellent take away pizzas!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pizza, Cafe, European, New Zealand, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wharf Road, Coromandel 3506, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Coromandel
  • Phone Number: +64 7-866 8618

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?