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Wheels Restaurant

Awakino Rd, Te Kuiti 2500, New Zealand
+64 7-878 6790
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good21%
  • Average37%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
7 May 2017
“Huge home made pies”
28 Feb 2017
“Pit stop for lunch!”
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Awakino Rd, Te Kuiti 2500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

We arrived after a long dark trip from Rotorua, via SH30, on route to New Plymouth yesterday evening, Tues 16th, and although we arrived just before closing time, the waitress and chef cooked us up delicious burgers and toasties. Very pleased with the fare and...More

Thank Trace W
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Stopped here for lunch and enjoyed the huge home made pies. This is an old-fashioned 'diner' style place with booth seating. The seemed to be a big range of meals on the menu, and those we saw brought out looked like generous portions. The toilets...More

Thank CMB425032
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Had a pie here last month could only eat 1/4 of it was it was too dry and way to much salt, staff not very good with service and untidy

Thank Tania C
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Breakfast after a great night at The Shears . Had the Lambs fry and Mash . Mash(Powdered) was Lupe warm to cold good quantity of lambs fry and gravy held this meal together . Biggest issue was a stray cat came in off street jumped...More

Thank butch29
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Traditionally, this place has been a pit stop ever since I can remember when it was down the road (next to the BP). Was hoping for whitebait fritters but none on the menu. Just gone under new management but overall hasn't changed much since my...More

Thank Piripa73
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We have eaten here on several occasions and definitely would go back for their beef or chicken burgers, and endless tea and coffee.

Thank Edward G
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Sustanance only. Was told by a local they had good fried chicken which interested my wife. It was not good. I had tough lamb chops, which were hard to cut. Try someplace else rather than eating here

Thank Kurt S
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Pretty average pitstop in-between travels, the food is what you would expect, with similar pricing to elsewhere - Why do we stop here ? - We like the pies, there great

Thank Steven N
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Perfect place to stop for a light snack...or full dinner!...this place offer both. I loved my beef and cheese pie x Friendly staff and clean toilet...well worth a visit!

Thank HanneTheresia
Reviewed 15 November 2015

wheels is a good place to eat friendly staff helpful good for kids lots of room and outside tables for summer the food is good down to earth food the food we all no the names off haha I love their fish meals so try...More

Thank Waakaz124
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Breakfast, Lunch
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  • Address: Awakino Rd, Te Kuiti 2500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Te Kuiti
  • Phone Number: +64 7-878 6790
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