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Bayon Expresso

1/206 Pollen Street, Thames, New Zealand
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Overview
  • Excellent9%
  • Very good37%
  • Average27%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible18%
10 Mar 2017
“Needs a refresh”
24 Jan 2017
“Tired and Weary”
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Cafe, European, Diner
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LOCATION
1/206 Pollen Street, Thames, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 11 March 2017

The service was friendly but as other reviewers have noted, this place is in real need of a refresh or makeover, both with its decor and its menu. My coffee was fine but sadly could not order anything to eat as there seems to be...More

Thank Annaliese62
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This café used to be beside the bus stop which has shifted to be beside a better café! The coffee is of the cheaper variety and sort of made OK but not worth the price. The food follows the same 'cut corners' philosophy and is...More

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I always got my takeaway coffee from here. Two reasons.... Coffee is good and the staff are exceptionally nice people. They always know what I want and are nice chatty folk.

Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Bayon Expresso is at the edge of Thames. It offers a variety of low cost meals and the decor is very 1980s. But the veggie pie I had, which was one of the best around. And the coffee was rather good with rather neat coffee...More

Thank Lanka99
Reviewed 6 October 2014

Stopped for a driving break at Bayon Expresso in Thames recently and was served the single worst milkshake I can remember. Ordered the thick chocolate shake (NZ$4.50), which came out as a highly-liquid and odd-textured drink that tasted of soft ice-cream that had been blended...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 18 February 2014

We have not visited this cafe for several years, but did while in Thames again recently. Great food, great layout and REAL dining chairs, that you can sit on comfortably. Good table size and spacious layout.

Thank Tricia D
Reviewed 15 February 2014

This cafe offers the standard fare for an NZ Breakfast...eggs benedict, poached eggs/bacon etc etc as well as "healthier" options. Staff were friendly. The cafe is located right where the Intercity bus drops off/picks up passengers so would be handy for travelers.

Thank Peter9393
Reviewed 4 January 2014

Ordered the combo of hamburger and chips, chips were very salty, hamburger was just a basic hamburger. Just an average place to eat, prices were average. Took a while for the food to arrive but that was not really a problem for us as we...More

Thank JaxxRotorua
Reviewed 12 July 2013

Cannot recommend the Eggs Benedict. Advertised as being served with Hollandaise sauce (to be expected), but came covered in foul tasting mayonnaise!

Thank Evelyn W
Reviewed 1 December 2012

Not exactly the coolest of cafes if you judge a place purely by the decor and ambience but was very surprised how good the pancakes were. Served with a combo of bacon and banana, everything was cooked to perfection with the syrup making it as...More

Thank Kevin W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/206 Pollen Street, Thames, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Thames
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