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The Honey Shop Cafe

1 Okoroire Street, Tirau, New Zealand
+64 7-883 1141
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good46%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Cafe, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
1 Okoroire Street, Tirau, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We popped in to the cafe for coffee and cake. My wife ordered a single-shot long black. A wee while after it was delivered she was approached, told that she had been given a double-shot by mistake and offered a replacement. Top marks.

Thank kiwikids2015
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I have stopped my journey here several times and have been happy especially with the lovely cheese and bacon scones. This time it was the Tuesday after Easter and extremely busy and there seemed to be only three staff. I ordered a cappuccino and a...More

Thank ausgezeichnet70
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Went in late so not much left in the cabinet. Was originally going to get a custard square because a previous review said they were the best. ... I see they are not made on the premises and the brand is well known to me...More

Thank w00fies
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Dropped in here on the way home to the Mount. The coffee was very good BUT the cheese and bacon savoury scone was out of this world. How they get them so light and crispy is a miracle. This alone will keep me coming back...More

Thank Ross B
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

A nice stop with pleasant staff and fantastic coffee to make my road trip a little easier. A stockist of "world famous" Denheath custard squares will see this make my regular stop off list for any road trip I make.

Thank Legenderriere
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a break on a tour to sample the ice cream and see the big animals. The ice cream was very good. The person in the adjoining shop was friendly. It was a nice stop.

Thank jtbeknott
Reviewed 5 February 2017

This cafe make fresh ham and salad sandwiches that are *the* best!! Tasty, fresh, delicious!! I've been having them for about 6 years now, and they are consistently good. We always stop here. The staff are friendly, chat to the kids, and really down to...More

Thank Sue_frm_Wgtn
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Hidden behind the Information Centre - use the drive next to the Info Centre for parking The food range is smallish - I had a toasted sandwich which was a 10/10 Coffee was great cake good - staff friendly and helpful!!

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Very friendly and super helpful. Homemade food is delicious to the eye and my tummy. Thank you for your advice on the honey products.

Thank Fiona T
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We always stop at this place when we visit Taupo. Having the honey taste tester is a great feature. The one thing that I really love about this place is that people can learn about the bees and how the produce the honey. There are...More

Thank Bianca_248
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  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Okoroire Street, Tirau, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Tirau
  • Phone Number: +64 7-883 1141
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