We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Wild Oats

127 High Street North, Carterton 5713, New Zealand
+64 6-379 5580
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (12 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 5:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Delicatessen, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
127 High Street North, Carterton 5713, New Zealand
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (86)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This will definitely be a place we will come to every time we're in the Wairarapa. The food was really great. We came for morning tea and got a black forest gateaux, a sconut, doughnut, coffee, tea and fluffies. Average coffee, good fluffies, food was...More

Thank MamooseNz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As always the Wild Oats lunch was great. The service and food are excellent and the ambience is wonderful. I recommend it to any out of towners who are looking for a place to eat.

Thank Pat S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went for a family trip,and discovered this place.It was busy which to me means good food.we ordered our meals and drinks and sat down.I looked around at the breads and orhter items they bake on site,theres also an upstairs area.theres a fireplace for those cooler...More

Thank Strang M
Reviewed 6 September 2017

not bad but not outstanding after what we had been told very noisy and having to find our way around to find a seat upstairs

Thank paulw1943
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Visited this cafe on a Saturday was busy but not overly. We ordered 3 x Eggs Bene - 2 x Custard slices - 3 x Chocolate Shakes - 1 x Pie. We found the Custard slices okay very big. Major disappointment was the eggs Bene...More

Thank Jelly65
Reviewed 4 September 2017

When you just drop in for a coffee as you pass through Carterton don't expect to just have a coffee. This café presents you with a cabinet of some excellent breads and cakes they have made on site. We held back and just tried a...More

Thank Bryan B
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Earlier this week after purchasing 2 coffees to head to work with, I was involved in a car accident. Consequently my 2 coffees became airborne and were distributed all throughout my written off car. I called in today to buy another 2 coffees and some...More

1  Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 24 May 2017

One of my favorite breakfast places while visiting in the wairarapa. Coffee was one of the best i have had. A very busy cafe with loads to offer, fresh baked breads, pastry's and more. YUMMO!

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 15 May 2017

behind a rather uninspiring facade waits the surprise of an extremely pleasant cafe with outstanding food and service...

Thank KiwiskanFly
Reviewed 8 May 2017

great food and very good service. A great local cafe and would 100% return again. Breakfast foods are very and good and coffees

Thank Maddie R
Nearby Restaurants
balter Bar and Kitchen
26 reviews
.27 km away
Cafe Mirabelle
123 reviews
.23 km away
Indian Taj
33 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cobblestones Museum
63 reviews
9.32 km away
Stonehenge Aotearoa
117 reviews
9.48 km away
Paua World
48 reviews
.79 km away
Schoc Chocolates
42 reviews
9.36 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Wild Oats staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 High Street North, Carterton 5713, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wairarapa  >  Carterton
  • Phone Number: +64 6-379 5580
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing