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Waikino Station Cafe

State Highway 2, Waihi, New Zealand
+64 7-863 8640
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Quaint Old Railway Station

Went here twice, once for coffee, once for breakfast. The building is fitted out as a period... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
Martin C
Sheffield, United Kingdom
via mobile

We got here after cycling through a downpour so the excellent hot coffee and lovely home baked... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
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  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
12 Dec 2017
“Quaint Old Railway Station”
5 Nov 2017
State Highway 2, Waihi, New Zealand
+64 7-863 8640
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Went here twice, once for coffee, once for breakfast. The building is fitted out as a period station although it was actually moved here from Paeroa as original station was demolished. You can hire bikes from here for the Hauraki cycle trail trail which has...More

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We got here after cycling through a downpour so the excellent hot coffee and lovely home baked cakes were very welcome.

Thank Gkmsydney
Reviewed 25 April 2017

From all the reviews I have seen about Waikino Railway station, I must have gone on a bad day. We arrived to grumpy looking wait staff, and the subtle, but obvious rolling of eyes when our large order was placed. The food came out in...More

Thank Samuel M
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Wife said she felt like a Devonshire Tea and as if by magic the Waikino Station appeared on the side of the road and in we went. Fabulous range of home made food and very pleasant service. The interior of the café is like travelling...More

Thank GrantHay
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

A good place for a coffee break when cycling the Hauraki Rail Trail. There are better cafes to stop for food and the young man making the milkshakes was not over joyed to see us.

Thank chrismI3414EK
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Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

A classic grumpy person who thinks a customer is an inconvenience. Service like this is Very disappointing for our NZ tourism industry.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 January 2015

We caught the train from Waihi and stopped her for lunch. I thought it would be overpriced, but it wasn't. The kids had sausage rolls and bacon and egg pie, and I had the kumara and bluecheese soup which was delicious. Had to order quick...More

Thank Kiwimoz
Reviewed 6 October 2014

Other half is still talking about the blue cheese and kumera soup!! And never was there a better toasted sandwich!! Its the cutest wee spot, open fire is magic, its quant and inviting and old fashioned but full of charm. Food and cakes and top...More

Thank Shelley D
Reviewed 1 October 2014

It was winter when we got here, so the open fireplace and strong coffee in preparation for our long drive back to Auckland was very, very welcome. Quaint decor and comfy seats. Great place to recharge.

Thank Samantha Z
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Four of us had lunch here recently and found the food to be very good with a good selection of counter food plus menu food. The staff were pleasant and attentive. It is quite a unique place, being the station for the little train that...More

Thank sandpmp
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