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Beechwoods Cafe

€€ - €€€Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
32 Waller Street, Murchison 7007, New Zealand
+64 3-523 9571
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
32 Waller Street, Murchison 7007, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First time we have been here - stopped in for lunch. Service was reasonable given they were quite busy. The food quality and quantity was okay for a cafe style lunch. Would we visit again - probably.

Thank Bill T
Reviewed 4 days ago

On the road and keen for some food and a rest, we veered in here on a trip back to Christchurch. No regrets. Able to get something to eat and drink as well as stretching the legs before leaving. Certainly plenty of space and easy...More

Thank OldGoatsKnowBest
Reviewed 5 days ago

We shared our lunches of the mega-veggie breakfast and the fish and chips and were quite pleased with all the greens on both and how tasty everything was. The fish and the chips were both nice and crisp. The service was quite good considering how...More

Thank Larry P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A typical lunch rest stop. Would say common for bus tours.. plenty of food range on offer. Pancakes were good as was the toasted Sandwich.. only let down were the coffees. Luke warm and weak...

Thank A2853HDianc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On our way in the Sth Island NZ we stopped for lunch at this establishment. We had sandwiches and let me tell you they are the best so far. We have been travelling for 14 days and covered thousands of kilometres. Sandwiches full of salad...More

Thank tomranda
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good range of food available quckly. So if in a rush, this would be ideal. Coffee pleasant. Service adequate. Would I go back? Probably. Might not rush though.

Thank Alli C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to take a place from driving. Food is ok. And coffee is nice. Service was hectic as very busy but no complaints.

Thank j0hnandfee
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

First Cafe coming from the Christchurch side so I'm sure they get alot of default traffic. Budget Egg fried rice was $12. Clearly frozen Vegetables bit okay and a very large serving. 2251

Thank Albywon
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Our recent visit to Beechwoods was disappointing, because this used to be the place to come to on the way to Westport but it appears to have succumbed to the tourist masses. Service is not very friendly, the food is very average, the premises look...More

Thank 8623PaulineS
Reviewed 8 March 2018

We stopped here for a break when travelling between Picton and Chch. The food presented was average at best and a pot of tea was very expensive. The cafe is situated in amongst beech trees, but right on the main road, with alot of traffic...More

Thank Rick T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Waller Street, Murchison 7007, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Murchison
  • Phone Number: +64 3-523 9571
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Cafe/Restaurant providing takeaway cabinet food and drinks as well as sit down meals. Suits travellers for convenient quick service, and large car park facilities on the main road.
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