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Harbour Street Bakery

4 Harbour Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
+64 210 630 374
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pies” (15 reviews)
“pastry” (4 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly
4 Harbour Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a cinnamon role and a croissant with custard. Tasty stuff, friendly staff. Nothing more and nothing less.

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 20 October 2017

My knees go weak when I small a cinnamon bun - and I had an attack of weakness walking but the Harbor Street Bakery. We followed the scent. The reward was a lovely small bakery with so many temptations, including what appeared to be excellent...More

Thank SanFranciscoGuy634
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We had their steak and mushroom, bacon and egg and potato, leek and broccoli pies and date scone. The date scone was packed with dates and was delicious.. so were their pies. Very tasty fillings and lots of it.

Thank TammyTimTim
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Popped in here on way through oamaru and I bought the potato leek broccoli pie - and it was very nice. Tastes great and every mouthful enjoyed. I'd recommend. Even though I don't gravitate to meat pies I'm sure they would be good going on...More

1  Thank 937liz
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

This is a fabulous place to buy pastries, bread, pies. Ed Balsink is the baker, proprietor. Friendly and very welcoming. A Dutch baker with all the skills to tempt your tastebuds. Highly recommended. Look for his Penny Farthing which he uses to travel to and...More

1  Thank Hendosplace
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

My family and I were looking for some food after our long drive down to Oamaru. We were recommended by a local to try out this bakery at Harbour Street as it's got the best pies in town. When we stepped in, we were warmly...More

1  Thank tangledloose
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is very popular. On a recent visit the shop was full of a touristy group trying to decide what to purchase. The owner was so helpful and enthusiastic with them, then saw me waiting and discreetly served me whilst they were still trying to...More

1  Thank Rme48
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We wandered in to what looks like a fairly low key little shop and came out with the BEST pies either of us have ever had! I ALWAYS have steak and mushroom but decided to go crazy and try their green chicken curry pie. Not...More

1  Thank Lyn H
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We chose a steak and mushroom pie and a green curry chicken and then sat on the bench outside to watch the world go by. How delicious! The Best Ever!!!

1  Thank _debrauber57
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I wished we could have found more artisan bakeries such as this in NZ. Neil, went in to get mince pies, we tasted it then and there and had to get another one. We also packed a mushroom pie for our journey to Dunedin tomorrow....More

2  Thank ayeshasitara
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Breakfast, Brunch
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Good for
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  • Address: 4 Harbour Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Oamaru
  • Phone Number: +64 210 630 374
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