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Lahar Cafe

€€ - €€€Cafe, , International
58a Carthew Street, Okato 4335, New Zealand
+64 6-752 4865
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“pad thai” (2 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
58a Carthew Street, Okato 4335, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for morning coffee but ended up having more that that. Nice friendly service, very good food made on the premises- a real find!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank k8ienzl
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here today! It was pretty good. The food tasted nice. Decent portions and reasonably priced for location. I think the interior design was superb. Rustic feel and just a different vibe. Which was really great! Would go again.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SilicoJack
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

My partner and I ordered the same breakfast, I asked to have my mushrooms put on my partners plate and was told there would be charge for this. We ordered a pot of English breakfast tea and a smoothie. When the tea arrived, they offered...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Orchidacea
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Just a short drive from New Plymouth, lahar is a great place to meet people and eat delicious food.Pizzas served after 530pm. Days menu has tasty kiwi brunch items and the salmon stands out. The hollandaise sauce is perfect Sausages could be better but this...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank cash642014
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Whilst the food was ok the most disappointing feature was the very slow service. When food arrived, our hot meals were cold. Would not return if it was a busy day as they obviously cannot cope with a small numbers for a midweek lunch. Very...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank phildally57
Reviewed 29 July 2018 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.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Taranaki2014
Reviewed 24 July 2018 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

Date of visit: July 2018
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!

Date of visit: June 2018
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

Date of visit: March 2018
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

Date of visit: April 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, 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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