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Five Rivers Cafe

1963 Mossburn Five Rivers Road, Mossburn 9793, New Zealand
+64 3-248 7755
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“goat” (6 reviews)
“quiche” (4 reviews)
“custard” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1963 Mossburn Five Rivers Road, Mossburn 9793, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

location and ambience is pretty good. We did not eat much as we were just stopping by this place as it was recommended by friend. Cool paintings all over the place for sell.

Thank Savi K
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Lovely staff, very tasty date scone and nice coffee and small shop. Great place to stop on the way from Queenstown to Milford Sound.

Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We both ordered eggs and bacon and coffee. The eggs were scrambled and bacon wasn't proper bacon. It was manufactured. The eggs were tastless, looked like they were microwaved. Coffee wasn't great either. Abit of a let down.

Thank Tony D
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

The best place to stop between Queenstown and Te Anau. We were on the comfy couches with a nice warm fire. Coffee was great. I had a custard and rhubarb muffin which was very average but I was so comfy I didn't care! There is...More

Thank Lisa_WLG
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The quality was good but the price was top heavy. Its way out in the country and on the road to Queenstown so if you are hanging out for a coffee or eats there really is no other choice. But i will ho back for...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

had a small meal there. Pumpkin soup was superb, and my wife had a great toasted sandwich. loved checking out the merchandise and art work available as well

Thank Southisletraveller
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The quality of the food here is really good. It's certainly adding to our long line of good dining experiences during our 2 week trip through parts of the south island. I had a soup (with gluten free bread) and my partner had a pasta....More

Thank leoniel3
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Fantastic place with the best muffins I've ever eaten.. try their mango favour simply devine, gooey and packed full of white chocolate. Great coffee and a warm atmosphere. Very good service, very clean restrooms and a farm yard for the kids to feed their goat...More

Thank Sandy R
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The drive from Queenstown to Te Anau is pretty but long and Five Rivers is a good place for to stretch your legs. It's on the turnoff so hard to miss and has good parking. The menu is reasonably extensive and the food good. We...More

Thank Tina M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

...we had the nerve to turn up at about 3.15 on a Friday. I can understand that they would have preferred to have closed up - but ten of us had coffee and something to eat. The food and coffee were great but we really...More

Thank SandyMichaelDrury_NZ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1963 Mossburn Five Rivers Road, Mossburn 9793, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Mossburn
  • Phone Number: +64 3-248 7755
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