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Arrowtown Bakery & Cafe

Buckingham St, Arrowtown, New Zealand
+64 3-442 1587
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies” (297 reviews)
“pastry” (44 reviews)
“venison pie” (30 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Buckingham St, Arrowtown, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on Monday 7th May for takeaway at lunch time. They have a great selection of fresh made cakes, pies etc everything you would expect from a bakery. Hot and cold drinks as well. Our pies and cakes were delicious.

1  Thank Michael-4551
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I used to always get your cream filled doughnuts but haven't had one for a year, but I got one the other day and it was not like you used to make them. I used to get 3 for 4.80 but I was surprised to...More

Thank emikehope
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here twice in the space of 5 days! Only takeaways though but it was really good. Husband liked the lamb & mint while I had creamy chicken pies. Will be back!

Thank MitzygirlNewZealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had heard for years about how fantastic the pies were here. The shop is very small and doesn't have any form of structure to ordering. Everyone seems to just push forward towards the counter with no order whatsoever. The staff are reasonably efficient given...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Arrowtown and read the reviews about the bakery but was disappointed with what we bought, croissants (too much raising agent, tasted strange, stodgy and dense), vanilla slice (ok but nothing special), Oreo slice (too sweet even for my 10 y.o who loves sweets!)....More

1  Thank S_Li_2000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They have a good assortment of pies with meat and vegetables that you can hold in your hand and eat for lunch. I loved the lamb and mint one. They also have fresh fruit ice cream, which was also delicious! Some indoor seating is to...More

Thank TeacherDoris
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in early on Sunday morning and had a sausage roll and coffee. The sausage roll was delicious. My partner had the sweet, who raved about it.

Thank Jungle-Kiwi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a find. Pies are great, coffee was good too. Good variety of food. Will definitely visit again. Nice outdoor area. Service was good and very friendly.

Thank familyoffour_2010_10
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Not an overly modern bakery but the Pies were sensational. Beautiful flavours and a large variety of both hot and cold bakery foods.

Thank tamil0u
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

We went off reviews how can it be so bad Sloppy Service difficulty get order right Had to wait over half an hour for a simple order of eggs Benedict and coffee. 25 minutes between each of our coffee one was refused Eggs were cold...More

Thank Steve W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Buckingham St, Arrowtown, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Arrowtown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 1587
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The Arrowtown Bakery is located on the corner of Buckingham and Berkshire streets. The bakery is WORLD famous for its pies!, as well as providing loads of delicious bakery goods; with a cafe attached providing an a la carte menu, cabinet food, ample outside seating and great coffee.
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