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“Good Coffee”

Old Mountaineers' Cafe, Bar and Restaurant
Cuisines: Cafe, New Zealand
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Reviewed 23 May 2019

Great place to sit and enjoy the scenery of Mt Cook whilst enjoying breakfast and a coffee, or maybe lunch or dinner. The scrambled eggs and coffee are good, very helpful and friendly staff and a relaxed atmosphere.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Harriet W, Owner at Old Mountaineers' Cafe, Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2019

Oh that's great news! Thank you very much for your kind and thoughtful words. So appreciated. travel safe.

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Reviewed 20 May 2019

Great place for a family breakfast or lunch. The staff are extremely friendly and the view of the mountain range from the restaurant is really great.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Harriet W, Owner at Old Mountaineers' Cafe, Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2019

Thank you so much for letting us know. We really do appreciate this. So glad you enjoyed your time with us. Travel safe.

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Reviewed 18 May 2019

Nice feel to this place, so was nice to stop and enjoy the beautiful sights and the memorabilia of Mt Cook and its activities/hikers around the premises. Just arrived before the crowds turned up for lunch, this place is very busy, but the staff handle it well and we did not have to wait long at all for our food. Lunch was fresh, and very tasty I would recommend this Cafe to others for sure. Enjoy.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Harriet W, Owner at Old Mountaineers' Cafe, Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2019

So glad that you had such a nice experience and thank you very much for taking the time to let us know. Very much appreciated ! Travel safe.

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Reviewed 10 May 2019 via mobile

Accidentally reached this place wandering around searching for decent food. Being vegetarian, the choices are always limited at every place. But managed to have our fill here.
Fast service, helpful staff and one of the freshest foods we've had.
Cheaper option for people staying at Hermitage. Walking distance (even when you're tired from a long hike) from the hotel and half the rate compared to the restaurants in hermitage.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Harriet W, Owner at Old Mountaineers' Cafe, Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2019

So glad you found us and so pleased that you were able to find something on the menu that suited. Thank you so very much for letting us know how you enjoyed it Samkaushai, and please travel safe.

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Reviewed 8 May 2019

We dropped into this cafe during our recent visit. Seemed to be quite popular.
Nice cosy fire going, tables and chairs and spectacular views of Mt Cook.
A good range of lunch options were available although only wanting a light snack we found not a lot on offer other than wedges.
Hamburgers and chips looked great although more that I had room for for lunch.
These however were great mixed with a hot chocolate and a couple of marshmallows.
Toilets were available and clean and tidy.
Staff were very helpful and friendly.
What is quite special about this cafe is the memoralia hanging on the wall from old sets of snow skiis to old ruck sacks and a variety of other hiking and skiing equipments.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Harriet W, Owner at Old Mountaineers' Cafe, Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2019

So glad you liked our place, thanks Rob for writing such a lovely review. Travel safe.

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