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Olive Tree Cafe

€€ - €€€Fast food, Cafe,
52 Town Centre, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
+64 3-249 8496
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood chowder” (14 reviews)
“cakes” (11 reviews)
“burger” (18 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 20:30 Hours
Fast food, Cafe, New Zealand, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
52 Town Centre, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Found this lil gem down an alley. Great food - can recommend the Vegie stack - friendly attentive staff.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank meggsyrose
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great little cafe for lunch. Their food is good, but the lady who was our server was very rude and made a comment about my meal being a strange combination. Not exactly something a potentially returning customer wants to hear. We did...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had breakfast here. The food was fine. I had a breakfast burger of bacon, eggs, hashbrown and a beef pattie. The beef pattie was unnecessary and made the burger a little too savory. Cafe had a range of food options all...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank speake53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A 4 shot Americano that costs $7, gotta be the most expensive one in the whole of New Zealand. Coffee albeit was not bad - espresso rating 5.5/10 Their cabinet food was quite decent too, we had the banana caramel roll which was good and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PunitM_12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I ordered and paid for two "Traditional" breakfasts which were suppose to include eggs, bacon and toast. Neither of us received the bacon but when we mentioned this to the guy who took our order, he told us we had only ordered...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Maps61308
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped for coffee, late afternoon, it had a great food aroma happening. Had a few tables seated for dinner. Sat in the couch area and had coffee with a shared cheese platter. Very worth the stop. Coffee was great and platter had 3 different cheeses...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank iWish2B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although in a back lane and a little backyard feel the Olive Tree Cafe provides good food good service at a good price. Had the surf and turf and it was great ( had only had a surf and turf at “Flame” in Queenstown the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank O338GOdaveh
Reviewed 6 November 2018

The food tasted fantastic, we all enjoyed our meals. Service was also very good. Very handy location - in the middle of town.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mangy06
Reviewed 4 November 2018

We went there about 8:00 in th evening on a Sunday and it was empty, which was not a good sign. However, as it was recommended to us, we went in. We are glad that we did as the service was excellent and the food...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Brian M
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

A lot of the places in Te Anau don’t open for breakfast/brunch so there’s less to choose from ... we’d had a particularly unimpressive brunch (food and disinterested services) at Bailiez a couple of days before so thought we’d give the Olive Tree a go...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank brianhS1544TA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$23
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Town Centre, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Fiordland National Park  >  Te Anau
  • Phone Number: +64 3-249 8496
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Open daily (except Christmas Day) for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Great coffee. Cabinet of homemade sweet treats. Vegetarian meals. Packed lunches for your day out. Kids Menu. Gluten Free options available.
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