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Fairlie Bakehouse

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74 Main St, Fairlie, New Zealand
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12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Two words: salmon, bacon. Yes you can get this in a pie and what an amazing pie it is. Make sure you rock up hungry enough to try all the flavours. These really are beautiful pies - meaty, flavoursome and generous. Do yourself a favour and go...NOW!

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Thank Emma C
Blenheim, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

... You're bonkers! This little piece of heaven makes my mouth water just talking about it! Done in, or outside. Be prepared to sit on the pavement cause these guys are seldom quiet. And if they are, it's probably because they're shut! Seafood pie, pork and apple pie, chicken, mince, steak and cheese. Go even one step further if you... More 

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Thank CookMeSomeEggs
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I had read in a local publication about the long-awaited opening of Franz Leiber's Bakehouse and we couldn't believe our luck when we stumbled in to see the Mayor in adornment and champagne (sorry, "sparkling wine") immediatey after the official opening. What a treat! We enjoyed a unique breakfast of pies and excellent - but what better... More 

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Thank Ian T
Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On a Sunday afternoon at 1.30pm there was a line out the front door and on to the footpath. A number of the pies were sold out. What was left were pies with meat, substantial amounts of meat. Very flavoursome, although one of the pies could have been a little hotter. The popularity of this place says it all. After... More 

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Thank Geddes_7
Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited twice in a week and the Bakehouse moved premises during this time, but the pies were amazing. Our group tried the salmon & bacon and the pork & apple. The pork and apple was like a roast dinner in a pie! I've never had so much meat in a pie - and the crackling on the top was... More 

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Thank zhuhai2007
Dunedin, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had heard recommendations about the Fairlie Bakehouse pies, and they were everything that we had hoped for! I had the salmon and bacon, my wife had the pork belly and apple - both were exceptional. An added bonus - the Bakehouse is (temporarily?) relocated to an old tin shed next door, while renovations were taking place in the Bakehouse... More 

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Thank brettknowles
Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Bakehouse on two consecutive days, and had different pies, cakes and hot drinks. The pies were all exceptional. Who would have thought you could have a pie that tasted like a complete roast lamb dinner! The creamy chicken was chock full of succulent chicken, and the meat pies are full of meat, and not just gravy. The... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really hungry after no breakfast at Lake Tekapo.Stopped here on the off chance of a pie Looked as if it was shut for building works but on closer inspection found it in a temporary HQ next door. Really busy but great efficient team behind the counter. Eat the most marvellous pies pepper steak and mince and cheese. Thought these were... More 

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Thank aga-alan
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped at the Fairlie Bakehouse for lunch on a trip from Christchurch to Queenstown as we had heard that the pies were amazing. And we weren't disappointed! My pork and apple pie was stuffed full of succulent meat, tender and delicious (although the crackling on top was a little hard on the teeth!). The lamb casserole pie and pepper... More 

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Thank Kimo411
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mince and cheese pie was good. Pastry so good. Staff serve customers quickly which was good as the line was out the door! They need a vegetarian pie though.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Fast Food, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Monday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Saturday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 Main St, Fairlie, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Mackenzie District  >  Fairlie
Description
At the Fairlie Bakehouse we believe fresh is best and in friendly efficient service.

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