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Katikati Bird Gardens Cafe

263 Walker Road East | Rd2, Katikati 3178, New Zealand
+64 7-549 0912
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible5%
18 Jul 2017
“I wouldn't go out of my way”
24 Jan 2017
“Milk was burnt”
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
263 Walker Road East | Rd2, Katikati 3178, New Zealand
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

If you happen to be at the bird gardens and you haven't brought your own picnic with you, then this cafe is perfectly adequate. In future, though, I would probably eat elsewhere before visiting the gardens as the choices were few and the food itself...More

Thank TeamIan
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Coffee had burnt milk and food looked unappealing so didnt order anything. Came for bird garden which kids enjoyed. Also has a wee park/play area at cafe which entertain the kids

Thank Sonya K
Reviewed 5 January 2017

having visited a few months ago we decided to go back again and it has changed .The birds are very scarce now we bought the food bags with nothing other than ducks to give it to The caged birds were living with overgrowth of weeds....More

Thank Gjn347
Reviewed 18 July 2016

$25 for 2 adults and 2 children under 3 we thought was a tad expensive for what we saw. The 'play area' for the children was fairly ancient could do with a revamp and the food well $8.50 for a bowl of lettuce with a...More

Thank Nikki R
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Good relaxing atmosphere for a family outing. Enjoy the garden walk and restaurant while kids feed the birds

Thank HenkvanZyl
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Great park with a reasonable variety of birds to photograph and feed. Enjoyed the walk around the garden and among the trees and shrubbery. Garden feel, rustic feel and that open-air-outdoor recreational sensation.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Feeding the pigeons and ducks is a highly satisfying experience - they are unconditionally grateful. The landscaping is very well done and I'd recommend an hour to tour the garden. The café is disappointing in terms of what it has to offer by way of...More

Thank Eliza Q
Reviewed 23 October 2015

You can walk around this 10acre garden,the birds roam free feed them or just look,kids love it,A play area by the cafe where you can by really fresh made sandwiches and more. Nice coffee and tea. gift shop and more

1  Thank janneil116
Reviewed 4 November 2014

I love looking around the gardens and seeing all the bird life. Nice cafe setting, great coffee and friendly service. I also like the gift shop, lovely items and good prices.

1  Thank Julie Duncan A
Reviewed 8 August 2013

We came with the kids over the holidays, coffee was good, but menu was limited. Not much for children. I ordered a pie and it was just a gourmet microwave one :( But the brownie my daughter ordered was yummy!

1  Thank scooby104
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 3 - USD 9
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 263 Walker Road East | Rd2, Katikati 3178, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Katikati
  • Phone Number: +64 7-549 0912
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