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Cedar Grill Cafe and Bar Pauanui

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600 Hikuai Settlement Road, Pauanui, New Zealand
+64 7-864 7787
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Fabulous coffee beautiful setting overlooking the lake and very friendly owners. Tucked away and very peaceful location

Thank Bellwood01
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

Oh dear, went to cedar bar for a cup of coffee and all I can say is not impressed at all. Nice setting but has been neglected and not clean- avoid!!

2 Thank jjmacMorrinsville
Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2016

After cycling the great new Pauanui-Tairua Trail, and seeing their handwritten sign, we popped in for a drink. Similar to comment below, weird place with junk stacked in the main entrance (eg, a treadmill & banana box full of stuff) and also dark / uninviting with no lights on? Waitress told us how busy she had been all morning, though... More 

2 Thank nzmikec
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

Absolutely horrible experience! The whole restaurant is very creepy! We ordered a bottle of water, ice tea and an ice block, got charged $20, when they served the drink, the didn't give us the bottles and took off the packaging of the ice block, I asked for the bottles and found out it's been at least expired for 3 and... More 

3 Thank piccaninny
Auckland, New Zealand
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2014

dined in the later part of summer wasnt sure if restaurant was open from the outside rather overgrown and untidy exterior only two other parties dining outside, one advised they had ordered a Fish platter with every item out of a freezer so dont order that they told me \ when i went into restaurant junk stacked everywhere , wasnt... More 

11 Thank johntoddl

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Restaurant Details

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    1.5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 Hikuai Settlement Road, Pauanui, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Pauanui
  • Phone Number: +64 7-864 7787

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?