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Stables Cafe & Bar

253 Beaconsfield Road, Timaru 7972, New Zealand
+64 3-684 5617
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“lunch” (17 reviews)
“hash browns” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
253 Beaconsfield Road, Timaru 7972, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to visit with family and friends. Old stylishly decorated stables. Ponies, chicken and roosters running free. Good hearty meal and good choice of drinks and local beer. Children’s friendly place with lot of toys and playground. Great place to have a party or...More

Thank alex311327
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

So was told about this place via a local person. Was hard to find but cool place. Nice that not many know about it as it has its place. Animals roaming free. Donkeys laughing in the back ground. Classice. Good coffee and nice tastey and...More

Thank ScottyMack2016
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped by on a sunny afternoon to get my chocolate hit for the day, and I am disappointed to say that I purchased the brownie from hell. Was over priced and seemed raw? It was like eating paste. Do not be deceived by it’s beauty...More

Thank Amelia O
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Our large group stopped in here for lunch and were seated in the separate back room area with views out to the garden. There was a good menu selection and we all enjoyed a variety of dishes, including the seasonal whitebait fritters - delicious!

Thank Kaye W
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We visit this place often in the weekends for a coffee and lunch during a bike ride. The surroundings are really good with lots of animals, friendly prompt service. The food is fresh and tasty. A great wee spot.

Thank Ruth K
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Six of us went for lunch and we had booked the day before. As soon as we arrived we were told that from the the time of ordering our meal, we would need to wait 1 hour. We were then offered speciality bread and drinks...More

Thank George H
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Yum yum yum! We shared a family event at this restaurant over the weekend and I have to say... wow! The food was Devine, homemade and plenty of it. The service was excellent, and it was a great setting with farmyard animals nearby, and a...More

Thank BerniceBruce
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We've been here a number of times and every time it has been fantastic! Lovely food, service and atmosphere on every occasion. A must visit!

Thank Aspyre
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We were booked as a group for 12-30pm. We finally got our "lunch"at 2-10pm!!!! The restaurant was understaffed to say the very least! The steak meal was virtually inedible, the fish meal was more batter than fish. The fries were "limited"although the salad was good....More

Thank motherduckRotorua
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Good range of tasty food and great coffee. Indoor and outdoor seating in beautiful environment. Friendly staff.

Thank Ruth K
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 Beaconsfield Road, Timaru 7972, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Timaru
  • Phone Number: +64 3-684 5617
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