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Tees Street

€€ - €€€Cafe, , Fusion
3 Tees Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
+64 3-434 5696
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“poached eggs” (9 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Fusion, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
3 Tees Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I found this cafe really noisy, as it has a wooden floor, and boots make it even worse. It is small and the tables very close together, that you can hear other folks conversations, and not good if there are small children in there. Best...More

Thank Heather C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for breakfast after an overnight stay in Oamaru. The menu for breakfast was fantastic and varied and different from what you might expect for normal breakfast fare as well as having kombucha on tap. Food was good but the down side was...More

Thank 40batty
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a relatively small place. If you are not in a hurry, this is the perfect place in town to have an excellent breakfast.

Thank Josep G
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely brunch here today, very busy wee cafe and did have to wait a wee while for our order but well worth the wait. We both had a cooked breakfast and it was delicious. Hot and well cooked. My daughter had the kids...More

Thank feebee10
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Went here with a group of family and friends and had a fantastic breakfast.I ordered the mexican breakfast and it was superb the flavours were all fantastic and very filling.If we were staying I would have kept coming back for it.The highlight was the smoked...More

Thank alexcarr30
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

A group of us visiting Oamaru stopped in for breakfast on a Sunday morning. Cafe was busy and were short staffed. Coffee was very good, and while not all in my group would agree, I thought the staff handled the situation well. Child friendly too....More

Thank ARC10000
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Consistently very good coffee and breakfast. Only cafe in Oamaru that is worth a visit. All others bland.

Thank axebe
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Good coffee and tasty food. Bliss ball was delicious the shortbread was slightly dry but still nice. Coffee average. Would go a

Thank Jaki C
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

What an absolute disappointment! We specifically searched for a family friendly cafe and based on reviews chose this place. We ordered quickly and then waited a full hour for a cold breakfast. Upon asking for some sugar, it felt as if we’d asked for a...More

Thank melissa_lethaby
Yaninamuriel, Owner at Tees Street, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Dear Melissa, Im so sorry to hear about your bad experience. Sadly one of hour chefs had to go home sick and by the time the other person came things got very delayed. We sincerely apologise for the wait and for your bad experience. This...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018

Tees Street is a regular place for me, great coffee, excellent food selection and super service. Thoroughly recommend Tees Street Cafe - plus free parking in the street.

Thank jacquiewebby
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8 November 2017|
Response from Yaninamuriel | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Dear Nicola, The phone is correct. 03 4345696. Thanks!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Tees Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Oamaru
  • Phone Number: +64 3-434 5696
  • E-mail
ees St cafe is located in the historic precinct of Oamaru, tucked away in what used to be a drapery way back in 1874. At Tees St we serve up bountiful breakfasts, a scrumptious selections of counter food, delicious coffee, milkshakes, sodas and all sorts of other treats for all who sneak in. Our menu changes regularly, taking advantage of the myriad of seasonal produce we have access to. We strive to provide humble offerings, inspired by our love of the convivial living, and celebrating the small luxuries of life.
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