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Buzz Cafe and Bar

€€ - €€€Cafe, , Fast food
13 Diana Street, Lumsden 9730, New Zealand
+64 3-248 7166
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (6 reviews)
“carrot cake” (2 reviews)
“burger” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 15:00 Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Fast food, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
13 Diana Street, Lumsden 9730, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Do not go here if you are craving a milkshake You will be highly disappointed!! We came here for a milkshake and could swear she just tipped some flavoured milk in a cup . NOt cool ! ANd it was 6 dollars! COuldve bought a...More

Thank Travel04375960826
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food selection for a small town cafe, but was rather dark inside. Could do with a lighten up. However was very clean and staff provided good service.

Thank 563GavinD
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Awesome vegetable curry!!! Great burgers, good size portions.The place is very basic, but food and service exceeded expectations! Great for a quick bite! Will eat here again when passing through Lumsden.

Thank J_HermanL
Reviewed 18 July 2018

My husband and I went there for lunch today, I guess it is a bad sign to go somewhere at lunchtime & it was empty. The menu was on taped onto the coffee machine so you couldn't take it & look at it the table....More

Thank Choc_28lover
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Find the place very retro.. we just ordered coffee this morning with my family polite and very friendly staff in the counter ..All good and clean. See you next time guys.

2  Thank 18heygirl
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Stopped off on the way from Te Anau to Dunedin. Looked ok from the outside as I like the idea of the old fashioned style tearooms. That was it. Asked for a vegetarian pie which was then heated in the microwave, presented with no garnish,...More

Thank PinkPav
Reviewed 13 March 2018

We (me and a mate) were heading to the Gore area for a weeks fishing. We stopped here en route for a coffee, bite to eat and a comfort break. Friendly and polite staff, clean and well kept café and a nice menu. I had...More

2  Thank vidmar96
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Friendly owners and really delicious curries. We were quite happy to find this place on our road trip!

Thank Tiemevanveen
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

This place was such a wonderful surprise that we stumbled upon based on the free WiFi sign we noticed in the window on a cold-rainy day. But after a perfectly made Cappuccino, we decided to treat ourselves to some curry and carrot cake. The chicken...More

Thank Sara P
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed lunch of South Island cheese rolls, yummy raspberry muffin and long black. All cabinet food cling-wrapped. Tidy clean cafe with good clean facilities. Nice in courtyard.

1  Thank belcher2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Cafe, New Zealand, Fast food, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Diana Street, Lumsden 9730, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Lumsden
  • Phone Number: +64 3-248 7166
Recently renovated Historic building that has great decor with a modern touch that can seat up to 50 or more customers. It has polished wooden floors with a yunca to keep you warm in the colder months. We are fully licensed and serve breakfast, lunch & dinner meals when ordered. For those of you who are in a hurry ,we provide sandwiches, pies and slices with a hot cup of coffee or tea.
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