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Mumbles Cafe

$$ - $$$
Cafe, New Zealand
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6 Conical Hill Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
+64 3-315 7124
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got the Cheese and Bacon Wedges, which was a massive portion. The waitress helpfully bought us two sets of cutlery so we could share it. The coffee is roasted by Hummingbird, and the barista did a great job of making it.

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Thank Cloventt
Gold Coast, Australia
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92 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for a quick lunch and as tables were available outside, we sat there in the lovely sunshine. This cafe is on the Main Street. Our lunch did take a fairly long time to get to us. We ordered an egg sandwich, bacon and pancakes and coffees. The food is good and well priced. This cafe offers vegetarian... More 

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Thank cromartylass
Christchurch, New Zealand
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely lunch! Our group of four each had something different to eat and drink. The quality of everything was up there with the best. Amazing carrot cake, tasty Chai latte, brilliant coffee, YUM filo, do I need to go on?! Although they'd been flat out busy all day, (public holiday!) we still received a warm reception from the... More 

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Thank CarryBagGirl
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We both enjoyed their food immensely. I had the Creamy Chia which was a nice twist of flavours. My husband had the big breakfast with lots of options so it was just the way he liked it! He was impressed by the size as it lived up to it's name.

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Thank Jen S
Wellington, New Zealand
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590 reviews
381 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Wasnt impressed with the decor. It looks old and tired. Not a lot in the cabinets but they offer menu items. Partners omelette was very good and fresh. My toasted sandwich was soggy. Milk shake was ok but very sweet. Best thing is they have Hummingbird coffee which is fairtrade and fantastic.

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Thank Ah62
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Food looks good but they take ages and they are not receptive to any specific needs. Often very busy, but it beats me why!

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1 Thank galfrog
Southbank Victoria
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We had breakfast at Mumbles when we first arrived in town. Ordered eggs with toast and I'm no chef but I could have done a better job. Expensive for what it was. There's a place across the street and down the road a bit (across from the pools next to the Irish pub), they looked really good with a decent... More 

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
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208 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

Its bang in the middle of Hanmer village and lost of tourists gather in the courtyard area for coffee and lunch or to just people watch. We had a good coffee at Mumbles before going to the Hot Springs and then after we stopped again for their daily Pizza special at $15. Oily horrible thing it was too. We had... More 

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1 Thank Colin S
Blenheim, New Zealand
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We ordered a pizza which was really good. It took quite a while to arrive however the friendly waitress apologised for the delay..... it seems they had trouble with the oven.

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Thank Jacqbot
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Really dissapointing to come to such a lovely town and be served stale and old food with dehydrated eggs and be charged a bloody premium. Very unhappy and mostly dissapointed 😠😠 Just reflects badly on everything to be honest

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 14
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Conical Hill Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Hanmer Springs
  • Phone Number: +64 3-315 7124
Description
Family friendly Cafe with a great selection of cabinet food, excellent coffee, superb leaf-tea & herbal tea, full breakfast & brunch menu, milkshakes, smoothies and pizza (including Friday and Saturday nights from 5:30pm).
Come on over for a visit, we are looking forward to welcoming you to Mumbles Cafe & Pizza.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?