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Yellow House Cafe and Restaurant - CLOSED

243 Palmerston Street, Westport 7825, New Zealand
+64 3-789 8765
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible24%
20 Feb 2017
“Under new ownership”
25 Mar 2017
“Great restaurant”
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CUISINES
Cafe, Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
243 Palmerston Street, Westport 7825, New Zealand
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11 - 20 of 50 reviews

Reviewed 17 January 2013

Arrived at 8pm on New Year's Eve, after a long day of travel, with a party of 6 family members and every other half decent restaurant in Westport either closed or unwilling to take us... which left Subway as the alternative :-( My daughter popped...More

1  Thank Ian_the_Barber
bubbaWestCoast, Owner at Yellow House Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2013

We so appreciate the positive review, so glad we were able to provide you with a beautiful evening. Thank you for sending follks to our restaurant, I love serving freshly prepared meals to guest and seeing how they are enjoying everything. Thank you again...

Reviewed 12 December 2012

Passionate food people providing perfect provisions. The beef filet was fantastic, the brucheta had just the right mix of garlic, tomatoe and onions, yum! This is seriously good food, fresh, simple and well priced. The best food I have had in the South Island! That's...More

Thank Simon M
bubbaWestCoast, Owner at Yellow House Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2013

Thank you for the very nice review, it was a pleasure serving your group. Hope the shoot went well.

Reviewed 8 November 2012

if you are starved for something green, home made and healthy, this is the place to go. This is real home cooking, and set in a cheerful colorful house in an otherwise rather drab town. Wonderful outdoor seating as well as indoor. Great desserts as...More

Thank Ben F
bubbaWestCoast, Owner at Yellow House Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2012

Thank you for the kind words, it was a pleasure having you at the restaurant. Our goal is to have the freshest and healthiest meals possible for the traveling guest so happy it is working. We hope the rest of your trip was awesome. Cheers!

Reviewed 15 October 2012 via mobile

We couldn't get in on th first night but thoroughly enjoyed our meal the following night. Whitebait was a proper home made fritter and house special pasta was magnificent. Best place to eat in Westport. Second visit and it won't be our last. Worth travelling...More

Thank TerylC
bubbaWestCoast, Owner at Yellow House Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2012

Thank you for your positive review, we love making delicious food for our guest. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 8 October 2012

On a sunny day you can't beat a piece of Lyn's carrot cake or one of her other tasty treats with a cup of tea in the garden. We had a lovely morning tea while our toddlers played on the swing set and with the...More

Thank SavyScot
bubbaWestCoast, Owner at Yellow House Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2012

Thank you for your kind review, we love the back garden too. It is great in the summer too. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 2 August 2012

The Yellow House Cafe is a real treat! I came here with my father while traveling near Westport, and after several mediocre to terrible restaurants in the area, we were so happy to find the Yellow House. Lynn, the owner, is very friendly and the...More

Thank CowgirlInChicago
bubbaWestCoast, Owner at Yellow House Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2012

Thank you for the positive comments, it was great meeting you both. So glad, you could taste the freshness of our food and the care put into it.

Reviewed 1 August 2012

We had a meal the first night as were recommended by someone else, had the Whitebait and was cooked beautifully not in a batter like some places do. There is paper on the tables and crayons for people to draw pictures which is a good...More

Thank turtle63
bubbaWestCoast, Owner at Yellow House Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2012

We really appreciate the kind words. It was a pleasure to cook for you guys. I hope the rest of your trip was awesome. Hope to see you again for a meal in the future.

Reviewed 7 July 2012

On our first night in Westport our daughter took us to The Yellow House for dinner. It was lovely, everything freshly prepared to order & the owner does all the cooking & baking herself on the premises. On our last afternoon we went back to...More

Thank matelg
Reviewed 29 June 2012

pleasant service, good main course but entrees disappointing

Thank Barbwriter
bubbaWestCoast, Owner at Yellow House Cafe and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2012

Thank you for the review, it is good to get feedback on the food. We have tweaked the starters menu and hope they are more exciting for our future guests.

Reviewed 24 June 2012

I don't write reviews, but after scanning a few, I had to post a note. Wife and I ate there in Dec. of 2007, really enjoyed food and service.First, food does take a while, because it's prepared to order, fresh. Second a note to owner,...More

Thank Lovelandcouple3693
Management response:Responded 26 June 2012

Thank you for the positive feedback, really appreciate the good words.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 25
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 243 Palmerston Street, Westport 7825, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +64 3-789 8765
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