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Mrs Clarks @ The Crib Cafe

135 Palmerston Street, Riverton 9822, New Zealand
+64 3-234 8600
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (11 reviews)
“pancakes” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
135 Palmerston Street, Riverton 9822, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wasn’t sure I would find such a great place on my way through Riverton. Excellent vibe, service, food, parking, baking and coffee. Very satisfied

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sarahl0uisew
Reviewed November 4, 2018

Called in for a Coffee on a not so pleasant day and was surprised. The Coffee was bloody good, the food was bloody good, the music was bloody good, in fact this place as you can now gather was just bloody good, so bloody good...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank trotts555
Reviewed October 31, 2018

We just love this place, we own a b&b and often suggest to our guests to call in and dine at The Crib. Wonderful food and service

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Broadz
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Very good chips and service Owner Caz is so nice and funny Delicious filling burgers Yummy cakes Very cool style

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Cara h
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful music 1960s 70s 80s classic's Good coffee, didn't eat but its 3rd time here. Would recommend if you just wish to get off the road

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tommQ3324KB
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Heading to Te Anau called in to have look at Riverton. Decided to have lunch and chose The Crib, boy were we pleased. Superb service great food and great people. We’ll go back again.

Date of visit: August 2018
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Had a quick coffee here. What a great venue and amazing coffee. The girl who served us was polite friendly and professional. We only stopped for a quick coffee but loved the vintage Havana decor and attention to detail. The coffee was perfect too and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mr_23SB
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Love this funky little Cafe! Not only do they make the best coffee, they do great pizza's and burgers on a Friday and Saturday night! Love the warm and cosy atmosphere! Thanks for a great experience... we'll be back!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Anncam
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Nice cosy place for a meal with good service by the staff. The flat white coffee was very good. Overall, good experience here.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MintLeafSG
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Went there for a late lunch and was very dissapointed with the place. Overall the place needs a good cleanup as it looks grubby. The table was given a quick flick over but was still very sticky when you touched it. There was crumbs all...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Palmerston Street, Riverton 9822, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Riverton
  • Phone Number: +64 3-234 8600
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The big torquiose building on the main street brings you the award winning, Mrs Clark's Cafe. Open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch and everything in between! Serving Havana Coffee (Welly) in the best possible manner, just for you. Fresh, fast and funky with an atmosphere not to be missed.
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