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) #11 of 19 Dessert in Wellington #328 of 768 Places to Eat in Wellington $
5 Maclean Street Paraparaumu | Kapiti Coast, Wellington 5032, New Zealand
+64 4-902 9111
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“roast beef” (2 reviews)
“custard” (2 reviews)
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5 Maclean Street Paraparaumu | Kapiti Coast, Wellington 5032, New Zealand
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

Love eating here, friendly cheerful staff, lovely local art work decorates the walls, and of course delicious home cooked style roast dinners and dessert (roast beef, pork and lamb are the usual roasts, with all the usual trimmings you'd expect, potatoes, pumpkin, carrots, cabbage, Yorkshire...More

Thank Rebekah F
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We visited last night with a group of around 20 from our neighbourhood. We have visited once a month with our neighbours since arriving in the area. Whilst the environment is modest the food has always been good. It is a smorgasbord menu. Cookies is...More

Thank Zoe S
Reviewed 24 November 2016

The meal was soooo delicious! Amazing price. Amazing 2 course meal. I won't be back.... I'll be back and back and back and back.....!

Thank BlokeNZ
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Chose to eat here as I wanted a quick and affordable alternative to fish & chips and noticed they had a buffet-style roast special on that night. The beef was succulent and tender, the roast spuds delightfully crispy and the rest of the veges cooked...More

Thank 874nick
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Had a lamb roast which was delicious. They have lots of vegies to choose from and let you help yourself. Nice gravy and all the trimmings. Avoid the 12 o'clock rush and you'll get really quick service. Very yummy.

Thank Ah62
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Highly recommended to hungry travellers. Plentiful scrummy dinner is an understatement! Thanks to chef.

Thank Jkiwi500
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

My sister recommended this place to meet for lunch... I was so rapt at the food. ..traditional old roast AND apple pie and freshly whipped cream. To die for yum Yum. I would drive down again from Napier just for lunch. It's a " you...More

Thank Deb H
Reviewed 26 April 2016

'Cookies' restaurant is an institution on the Kapiti Coast. It is a family run business, serving up delicious, affordable, beautifully cooked, down to earth meals. No fancy plated meals here. You serve yourself from the large tureens of soup, roast meats, tasty vegetables, a selection...More

1  Thank PatandJackNZ
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Great we find. This is a set menu for $12. We got a roast lamb, potatoes, pumpkin, carrots, peas, leeks and gravy, plus fruit crumble and cream, tea and coffee. I also think they have soup as well, but we didn't have any. Nicely cooked,...More

Thank Wendy R
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

I've found most places to eat in Paraparaumu so was surprised I had not been in here. My loss. This is a great takeaway. I chose a day when the roast of the day was pork, complete with crunchy crackling. They give you a plate...More

Thank Ah62
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Maclean Street Paraparaumu | Kapiti Coast, Wellington 5032, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-902 9111
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