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Naked Possum Cafe - CLOSED

158 Carter Road, Collingwood 7073, New Zealand
+64 3-524 8433
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“venison” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
158 Carter Road, Collingwood 7073, New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I drove out to the Naked Possum today and it was not only closd but had a for sale sign. Their website is still active so I'm not sure whether it really is closed. I'd hate to drive customers away if it is just temporarily...More

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 17 May 2017

It seems really isolated from the main tourist routes, but is a boon to walkers. Good wholesome food in rural setting, with internal and garden seating. Well worth a visit.

Thank BwanaMkubwa
Reviewed 12 April 2017

An awesome location, great hospitality and fabulous food. What more could you want? Really cool café in the middle of nowhere. Something a bit different with Tahr and venison on the menu, along with the local smoked salmon. Add to the great food the friendly...More

Thank Unicorn66_99
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Set in the bush with inside and outdoor seating, this cafe has good coffee and a moderate selection of healthy food. Outdoor fire and room for children to run round make it an excellent stop after the bush walk or trip to Salisbury Falls and...More

Thank Faye_and_Peter_11
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Had a lovey meal curry goat pie & great coffee to full foe cake so did take away & then enjoyed a beautiful walk in the woods

Thank ahemming2017
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Nice coffee and slice. Pleasant folk style surroundings. Friendly staff. Somewhat remote, but that adds to the ambiance. Would like to try a lunch there next time.

Thank HeyLittleHen
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We sent an email checking the cafe was open and got no reply. Due to the positive reviews we made the journey anyway and found a folksy set up. Walking in you get the feeling you have come to the wrong place, some young ladies...More

Thank AcerFrance
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a quick coffee after a walk up the kaituna valley (to see the gold workings) and couldn't resist the amazing pies which had just come out of the oven. Crisp feathery pastry and the most melt in your mouth version cooked in...More

Thank Jocablebay
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We came here as a group of 6, ordered and found the service slow. The food on their menu is some what unusual but also has some traditional options. The food we received was average, certainly nothing to get excited about. And one of us...More

Thank Robbie P
Reviewed 29 December 2016

what a great surprise when we got to the end of the shingle road and at the start of the kaituna walk was this cafe. The staff were over and above friendly, a great selection of local food, cakes, coffee and alcohol. Great outdoor area...More

Thank PrincessYork
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 4 - USD 16
Open Hours
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158 Carter Road, Collingwood 7073, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Golden Bay  >  Collingwood
  • Phone Number: +64 3-524 8433
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