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Kristy’s Cafe

) #14 of 63 Restaurants in Whanganui ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Cafe,
151A London Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
+64 6-347 6030
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“pies” (72 reviews)
“pastry” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand
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151A London Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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Reviews (139)
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1 - 10 of 138 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Passing through again on our way to Hawera it has become somewhat of a tradition to call in here. Pretty miserable day outside so a hot pie and coffee was very much welcomed and both didn't disappoint- the pies were great (steak & cheese, breakfast...More

Thank daregirlzone7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff are friendly the food was great and theirs good parking out on the road side.The hours its open are suitable for friends to get together early afternoon.

Thank elainec0x
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was terrible, the lady at the counter was rude and wasn't very helpful. It was 2pm and she told me I was too late for lunch and basically to go away. There were still people in the kitchen and they could of made a...More

Thank Greeneyes1468
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

friendly staff devine coffee and toastie yum quirky old nz memorabilla to browse at motel across from parking very cool outdoor seating

Thank 122taranaki
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Kristy's cafe has the best homemade pies I've tried for some time and would give our Auckland cafes a run for their money. Kristy's pies are homemade and the pastry perfectly cooked with a crispy texture. The pies are generously big and filled to the...More

Thank stefg379
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Don't often stop here to eat and have coffee but when we do it's great. Often take pies away however. Best selection of styles, all delicious. Getting a bit expensive though.

Thank dalfamnest
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Eight of us went for brunch .. a lovely "country Kitchen" feel - huge variety of pies - or off the blackboard menu.... friendly service.

Thank Rose817
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We stopped off here on our way from Wellington to New Plymouth. Good parking and easy access, good selection of lunch food. Service was efficient and within a good time. Good clean toilets. Recommend this Cafe as a lunch stopover point.

Thank AytonWellington
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We have eaten here before but usually from the cabinet so no problem. We called in for lunch while travelling through and waited for almost an hour before our food arrived. We had only ordered basic food - toasted sandwich, bugar and scrambled eggs. We...More

Thank Herbies1
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Seems to be very popular choice, they make there own food, and quite a few people were coming in for their homemade pies. I just had a takeaway coffee, but it was very good

Thank danjonelson
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Questions & Answers
14 December 2015|
Response from kristy_leeWanganui | Property representative |
Hello byron509, my name is Lee and I am married to Kristy...SHAME ON YOU....for writing lies about my beautiful, loving Husband...The reason Kristy moved from Raetihi to Wanganui was we met and fell in love...and as I did... More
13 December 2015|
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Response from tongson v | Reviewed this property |
hi we visited this cafe earlier in the year at least twice and had no problems whatsoever with the service or staff or hospitality regards DC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151A London Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Whanganui
  • Phone Number: +64 6-347 6030
  • E-mail
Kristys Café is known WORLDWIDE for our FAMOUS RAETIHI PIE, Amazing Food, Coffee, Service and Atmosphere.
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