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Odd Spoon Cafe

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151 Main Street | Essex Arms Complex, Huntly 3700, New Zealand
+64 7-828 7179
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“sunday roast” (4 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
151 Main Street | Essex Arms Complex, Huntly 3700, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We came across this place for lunch I ordered nachos hubby had bacon and eggs. My nachos were nice but not fantastic. They had pickes in them which i had never had and they was not enough mince mix in my books. Hubby bacon was...More

Thank margaret n
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Usually we are on long haul of 6-7 hour trips and don't detour into Huntly, but on this short trip through to Hamilton we thought we would, stop off for a coffee. First choice was closed, so carried on a little further down the main...More

Thank ChrisandDavid2016
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch on a long trip. The food was good and the portions were large but it took a whole hour. I recommend this restaurant if you have plenty of time but not if you are on a long driveMore

Thank Derek B
Management response:Responded 5 July 2017

Hi Derek, My oppologies for the extended time at the Cafe. It is always a balancing act to be able to give healthy freshly prepared food and in a short time. Our priority is try and provide quality, fresh delicious dishes within a reasonable time...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017

Today a group of my friends and I enjoyed lunch at the Odd Spoon Cafe in Huntly. There were a variety of meals and every single one of them was delicious. Our group were really really happy with the menu, the staff, the atmosphere, value...More

1  Thank Judy N
Management response:Responded 18 June 2017

We are sincerely delighted that you enjoyed both your visit and your meal at the Odd Spoon Cafe. We try hard to make every meal delightful and a special treat. Thank you for your review and kind words as we look forward to serving you...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We went for a family lunch, there was a person taking orders from the bar. While pleasant enough, the place could have done with a waitress and drinks in a glass rather than out of a can... food was okay but pricing didn't reflect the...More

Thank Regina D
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This review is for the restaurant attached to the Essex Arms. The owners have clearly taken over from The Odd Spoon but (let the record show), even though the printed menus are the same and the Odd Spoon sign is still there to be seen...More

Thank Erasmus16
Reviewed 5 July 2016

very enjoyable meal, pleasant surroundings and very friendly staff, very good selection of cabinet food,

Thank Francis P
Reviewed 26 March 2016

And that you let us know where that is here on TripAdvisor. We were regulars for the Sunday Roast and really enjoyed the meal (had to plan the whole day around it sometimes, that was an impressive plate full of wonderful food!). Thanks for all...More

Thank DebsinSydney
Milenco, Owner at Odd Spoon Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2016

Thank you so much Danielle. It was always an absolute delight to serve you and we're very sad to have had to close the cafe as we did. We will definitely make it known if we start up again but it wont be as Odd...More

Reviewed 18 March 2016

Service was excellent ,food was awesome overall experience was excellent, it is a nice relaxing place to have a lovely dinnerMore

Thank Trish150763
Milenco, Owner at Odd Spoon Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2016

Sadly this will be the last review for TMB Trading As Odd Spoon Cafe as we have had to close the Cafe and were unable to sell it to a new Operator. We closed our doors on Friday 4th March 2016 and to date it...More

Reviewed 29 February 2016

Odd spoon will be so missed, me and my partner have enjoyed the food and conversation and service over the last year that we have lived in huntly. Tony is the greatest happiest person to be greeted by and its juat not gonna be the...More

Thank warner_smith
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Main Street | Essex Arms Complex, Huntly 3700, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Huntly
  • Phone Number: +64 7-828 7179
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TMB Trading as Odd Spoon Café closed doors on Friday 4th March 2016. Any reviews for this café posted after March 2016 will not reflect any new owners of this business. At 5th March 2016 the café is closed awaiting new operators.
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