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Stationhouse Cafe

40 Koe Street | Moana, Moana 7845, New Zealand
+64 3-738 0158
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
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40 Koe Street | Moana, Moana 7845, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I settled in for the day, thinking we it would be lovely to spend the day relaxing with the view. Apparently buying lunch and 5 drinks between us wasn't enough to keep them happy - we overheard comments about what we had...More

Thank zoogirlhayley
Peter M, Owner at Stationhouse Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi there, I can assure you that the internet was not cut off deliberately from you, as we are quite far out as a township the internet does sometimes get cut out or have interference, because of this there is not much we can do...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice view. Food and drinks are okay. Could be a nice place, but the staff clearly let you know when they want you to leave.

Thank Manuel M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lunch at the Moana Station Cafe was something of a mixed bag. The staff were friendly and the menu extensive with a good range of wines available by the glass and bottle. My wife had a chicken and prawn stir fry which was tasty with...More

Thank malcolmryan
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the female staff members made rude, obnoxious comments about a question my partner had asked about the overpriced whitebait sandwhich. She had seen my partner walk out and hadn't realised that I was still standing there paying for our meal when she made...More

Thank D9485KVpatrickp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful meal great service awesome owners so friendly A must for a meal they open breakfast lunch and dinner, also quiet coffee overlooking the old station

Thank Trish F
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on our way back to Canterbury just wanted a coffee i had looked on google and website said they were open from 9.30am and it was 9.40 when i opened the door and a guy yelled we are not open no hi or...More

Thank jam3030
Reviewed 5 October 2017

At first, on seeing this old fashioned country cafe almost full, then another large busload disgorging another 20 customers, we nearly got back in the car to drive on. Despite one of the large parties being unexpected, the staff managed very well. Somehow we were...More

Thank Dojii
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on our way north to Picton. Interior a bit dated, but service and food were both good. Nice photos on the wall showing history of the area. Bet this is a popular spot in the summer!

Thank 26lv
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Worth a visit just for the views across Lake Brunner, plus the bonus of enjoying a nice meal or coffee and cake, either way youll enjoy it. Moana is a destination visit, but well worth the effort on a sunny day. You look across the...More

2  Thank Antony602016
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Warm welcome, delicious meal, Winter meal fantastic value, great chat with generous hosts, brought some beautiful hand knitted hats & bootees. A delightful stop, we will definitely be back

Thank Joss M
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Rating summary
  • Food
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Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Kids
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
9:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Koe Street | Moana, Moana 7845, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Moana
  • Phone Number: +64 3-738 0158
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Great views of Lake Brunner. Indoor and outdoor seating. Three hour stop over on the trans alpine train. Full Bar. Open at 9am for Breakfast, lunch, dinner and morning and afternoon tea. Great Coffee and Tea. Variety of muffins and scones. Close to some gret walks in Moana
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