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Harbour Street Collective Cafe

8 Harbour Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
+64 3-434 3246
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fudge” (5 reviews)
“scones” (4 reviews)
“cake” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
8 Harbour Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

The waitress looked liked she had just rolled out of bed, the eggs on our eggs bene were over poached and the sauce had little flavour to it.

Thank Megan M
Reviewed 16 May 2018

The coffee was excellent, the cake display very inviting. Unfortunately the young lady behind the counter had obviously had enough for the day and was straining to even be welcoming or friendly. Our visit was spoiled by feeling like we were an inconvenience and I...More

Thank moleseymum
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place. Staff were wonderful and friendly and happy. Coffee very good. Scone was a bit tasteless but still good. It was a breath of fresh air. What happy place.

Thank vhpb
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Acted on the recommendation of a local and were completely happy. Chic-ly vintage surroundings, great coffee and a fantastic array of pastries (and hot dishes). Eat here, then tour the Victorian district! Friendly staff.

Thank Deborah R
Reviewed 25 April 2018

We really enjoyed our coffees there and most of the time the girls are polite, a few could need an upgrate though. Other than that: amazing location and beautiful designed, the food and coffee is really good! Worth a stop.

Thank Peggy P
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Very sorry to say I wouldn’t recommend eating here. Waited over 30 minutes for food that was inedible. I always try to find the positive when writing a review but I’m afraid I’m stumped this time. The Buddha bowl was served with rice and vegetables...More

Thank Viv S
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Friendly service and great coffee. It was a stop while visiting the street and had a good vibe, with people having a coffee and chat outside too. Interesting building, as they all are in this district.

Thank Shane B
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

An authentic and nice place for a break before continuing the visit of Oamaru. Friendly service with smile, thanks !

Thank Cédric G
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We visited for coffee and cake while in the area and when you walk in the cafe is situated in a beautiful old fashioned building, the cafe is well decorated and looks amazing but sadly that's where the positives end. The first place we sat...More

Thank foodguru010390
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Had the falafel budda bowl... what can I say... sooooo tasty... yum yum! Delicious favours and plenty of crisp fresh ingredients. Would highly recommend.

Thank Susannah L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Harbour Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Oamaru
  • Phone Number: +64 3-434 3246
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