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Lahar Cafe

€€ - €€€Cafe, , International
58a Carthew Street, Okato 4335, New Zealand
+64 6-752 4865
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“coffee cake” (2 reviews)
“pad thai” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
Cafe, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
58a Carthew Street, Okato 4335, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lunchtime big breakfast was as good as it gets anywhere. The 'small' fish and chips meal would feed a hungry man. All washed down with great coffee, excellent.

Thank Taranaki2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on my way through to Hawera. Had a Egg Ben and almond latte. Great service and very friendly staff. Would go back again for sure

Thank ryanmO9926IV
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Have stopped here a few times for breakfast and coffee while in the area. Always awesome food, perfect coffee, and great service!

Thank SombreroSLAM
Reviewed 2 April 2018

I was very happy to come across Cafe Lahar on my way to New Plymouth after a visit to Oakura and the lighthouse further away..it was getting late and I was keen on eating before driving back. I ordered a pad Thai; it was served...More

Thank pascale_delos
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Called in for coffee and cake on Easter Sunday. Ate our cake, waited for coffee. Watched waitress eat her lunch, waited for coffee. Watched man behind counter spray entire area, including muffins on the counter, with fly spray and waited for coffee. Watched him make...More

Thank BuzzAdvisor
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

7 of us ate here & all the dishes were great as usual. From the veggie burgers to a steak sammy, to beef nachos all was good. Chips & aoli a definite hit with the little ones!

Thank Crystalrose54
Reviewed 6 September 2017

First time here last week and I a can still smile when I think of it....some friends and I were there for lunch and it is unforgettable. Firstly the situation - before going thru the door look left....there is a huge, snow covered mountain at...More

1  Thank GFPensioner
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Have stopped here a few times when taking the Surf Highway 45 around the Taranaki coastline. They serve good coffee and meals.

Thank SecretServant
Reviewed 30 July 2017

A large group of us booked in and dined for Sunday lunch. The café was very busy but they were expecting us. Nevertheless it took an hour for the meals to arrive. The choices were fairly limited and the staff were frantically busy.

Thank Khaki53
Reviewed 16 June 2017

As usual we asked a local where we could find the best coffee and she pointed immediately to Lahar Cafe. We asked if we could sit outside with our much loved dog. No problem. A bowl of cool clear water for her arrived even before...More

Thank Julie M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58a Carthew Street, Okato 4335, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  Okato
  • Phone Number: +64 6-752 4865
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