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Waikino Station Cafe

33 Cadman Street | State H/Way 2 Waikino, Waihi, New Zealand
+64 7-863 8640
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good48%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (23 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
33 Cadman Street | State H/Way 2 Waikino, Waihi, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have passed this place over 100 times and have never stopped, but we did last month. It is primarily a cafe that serves the tourist train that runs to and from Waihi, plus it looks after those on the cycle trail and those walking...More

Thank Andrew N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is such a pleasure to call in here for lunch snacks - wide choice - and/or for coffee & cakes (the raspberry tarts are to die for). On top of that the Staff are so pleasant & friendly and there are lots of fascinating...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tea was welcome after walking in the rain and a ride on the train. It is close to the road for passing motorists too

Thank rogerrobert98
Reviewed February 16, 2018

Waikino Station Café is situated in the historic railway station, we stopped there whilst we went on a return train journey using Goldfields Railway from Waihi. There is a wide range of food to choose from and all reasonably priced, the café was busy due...More

Thank paullegate
Reviewed January 31, 2018 via mobile

We had morning tea after taking the train from Waihi. What a selection of delicious sounding meals and cabinet food. My 3 children enjoyed a chocolate chip cookie (about as big as their head!) and my husband enjoyed his corn fritter. The biggest plus is...More

Thank Ems_Hame
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

Plenty of good food and drinks here. Park from the main road also available. We had lunch here at the turn around point of the vintage railway.

Thank Mike I
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Wanted to see the gorge on our way to Tauranga and stopped here for lunch and it was a good choice, the corn fritters and the burgers were excellent as was the coffee. An added bonus was seeing the train depart, although the passengers made...More

Thank alang684
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

Good selection of savoury and sweet food for young and old. Try and avoid time train arrives as gets busy, however still efficient getting out food and drink

Thank krispie41
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

We called in on our way to Auckland. I remember this place from my childhood driving past. The boys loved the old fashioned surroundings. Staff always helpful and friendly.

Thank 68skp70
Reviewed September 27, 2017

The half hour stop here after leaving Waihi train station,rather compels people to eat and drink at the cafe as there is nothing else to do here in that time. The food was ok but the cafe looked tired and could do with a good...More

Thank Jane P
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mike c
May 29, 2015|
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Response from 939Susanne | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is heaps of free parking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Cadman Street | State H/Way 2 Waikino, Waihi, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Waihi
  • Phone Number: +64 7-863 8640
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