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Nor'Wester Cafe

€€ - €€€Cafe, European,
95 Carters Road, Amberley 7410, New Zealand
+64 3-314 9411
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“fish and chips” (11 reviews)
“risotto” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, European, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
95 Carters Road, Amberley 7410, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 301 reviews

Reviewed 14 August 2018

Delightful place at eat breakfast. Delicious coffee and great food. What a great place to relax and enjoy great food & service. The cafe was so inviting with fresh spring flowers at every table and friendly staff members.

Thank RobynD1060
Reviewed 14 August 2018

What a wonderful little place to stop for coffee and food. The staff are so friendly and helpful. The coffee is great and the food is wonderful home made food. We were very impressed. I loved the little quotes around the room, the atmosphere is...More

Thank hazel S
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a quick breakfast on a Sunday morning in Amberley. There aren’t a lot of cafe options so even though we’d heard and read average things about this cafe we thought we’d go in. My wife and I ordered eggs on toast...More

Thank DAVAROB71
Reviewed 26 July 2018

We stumbled across this gem on a nights stay in Amberley. We were so impressed by the food, presentation and the friendly attentive staff who also found activities for our children to occupy them. We are sad we don't live there so we could frequent...More

Thank Sarhaff
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Had a nice lunch here on Sunday. Fresh gurnard. Real potato crispy chips hmmmm. Amberley pale ale went down a treat. Was busy so food took about 25 mins so pretty good. Recommend stopping in.

Thank Explorer783388
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Great Food Great Customer Service Great prices and food especially for Gluten Free people. Cozy environment and amazing atmosphere.

Thank JanykaM
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Stopped here for lunch. Busy and lots of people sitting outside. We opted for inside and there was more seating. Very nice menu to choose from. Food presented very well and very tasty. Service good and friendly. Owner was amused that I asked for vinegar...More

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Dropped into the Cafe on Sunday on the way back from Hanmer .. was t brunch or lunch time . That time of day when You go this cafe probably has slim pickings BUT NO Awesome menu still available AND a well stocked cabinet to...More

Thank Hilary209
Dale H, Manager at Nor'Wester Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Hi Hilary, Thank you so much for your fab review. We have been overwhelmed by the amount of positive feedback lately! Thanks for your kind words of recommendation. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 17 June 2018

Loved this place. Service was fantastic as was the pot of tea AND the food. Thank you team Nor'Wester Cafe - it was just a lovely way to end our weekend get away.

Thank Airportguesthouse
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Fantastic southern hospitality along with a delicious big breakfast and great coffee! What more could you want

Thank deanpp65
Dale H, Manager at Nor'Wester Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Hi There, Thanks for your review. Makes us feel awesome that we are doing something right :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 16:00
Thursday
07:30 - 16:00
Friday
07:30 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 Carters Road, Amberley 7410, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Amberley
  • Phone Number: +64 3-314 9411
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