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Wholemeal Cafe

Takaka | Golden Bay, Nelson, New Zealand
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good39%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
2 weeks ago
“What a gem!”
7 Apr 2016
“Yum!”
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Takaka | Golden Bay, Nelson, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently had the pleasure of returning to this iconic cafe, whilst the interiors have been refreshed none of the unique 'magic' of The Wholemeal has been lost. The agreeable food selection and quality remains unchanged, as does the friendly greeting of the staff -...More

Thank bendorcoco
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Our family of five enjoyed a delicious meal at the Wholemeal Cafe in Takaka this week, we enjoyed it so much that we zipped back in the morning to grab some takeaway to have on the road. The food tasted REAL and home cooked and...More

Thank wantinnovation
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Great food, excellent service, coffee perfect. A fantastic and eclectic cafe with a history to be proud of, a must visit for anyone visiting Golden bay.

Thank Daniel O
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Great service, all very friendly, lovely food great desserts, fabulous atmosphere. Thanks so much :-)

Thank trac3940
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Nice place to be with excelent food. Great atmosphere and friendly people. Love the Jazzy Saterday evenings, a must do. Another "ikon" of Golden Bay.

Thank Jan D
Reviewed 18 April 2015 via mobile

LOVE everything about this place, from the quirky bright and colourful decor to the awesome food, I couldn't have had a better experience, took my mum there for breakfast and my oh my... The pancakes! A MUST try for any pancake lover, beautifully presented and...More

Thank Cat C
Reviewed 31 March 2015

We had coffee and snacks here three times during our stay in Takaka. It was so good we didn't feel the need to try anywhere else. The place is huge (an old picture theatre), but because it is divided into lots of separate areas, all...More

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 20 March 2015

Very nice restaurant with a lot of organic food and great cook. Smoothies are very nice as well as the salads.

Thank bigfoot011
Reviewed 7 February 2015

Best food and vibe in Takaka, great choice of fresh, wholemeal, wholesome and certainly filling fare. You get to queue by the cabinet and make your selection as you go by. Going back to the Wholemeal is always a comfortable mix of locals, visitors and...More

Thank Jude G
Reviewed 18 January 2015

My fiancee and I ate at wholemeal cafe several times during our stay in golden bay and it's hands down the best meal in town. GREAT value for money, high quality food, well prepared and consistently great. The icecream shop upfront is fantastic too -...More

1  Thank Hema P
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Takaka | Golden Bay, Nelson, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
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