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Banana Pepper Cafe

53 Seddon Street, Waihi 3610, New Zealand
+64 7-863 8944
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“tarts” (16 reviews)
“pie” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
53 Seddon Street, Waihi 3610, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food. Beautiful fruit pies and their meat pies excellent. Very friendly staff, happy atmosphere.

Thank Pauline S
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful food nice coffee and very nice hospitality. Great extensive range of cakes sandwiches pies and pastries. Highly recommended

Thank Nigel T
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Found this lovely little place on TripAdvisor, and were delighted! Food was outstanding! I had Salmon Benedict and my husband had the Sausages, tons of onions and crispy hash browns! Both were utterly delicious, and the staff were a delight! Will go again soon!

Thank Caroline K
Reviewed 17 April 2017

As a local this is out go-to cafe for coffee on a regular basis. The staff are friendly and courteous and the coffee is great. We try not to eat too many of the cakes and have cut down to maybe 1-2 a week of...More

Thank Hydeane
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

On the main Street, room to sit in and dine or sit outside. Cafe quality atmosphere. Spinach and feta pie was lovely. Burgers better than average and a decent size. Can recommend :)

Thank Bradley R
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We had a lunch with coffees and took some sweets to go. The coffees were fine but took an awfully long time (we were in no hurry, but the rest of the clientele seemed to be on a lunch break). The pies were pretty awful...More

Thank Yvonne O
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Yummy salmon eggs benedict. Such a popular place with a wide variety of food available. Their pies are amazing with some neat flavours as well.My only small gripe is that the place is not very big ,so if you're wanting to sit down ,sometimes the...More

Thank cowfarmer350
Reviewed 22 March 2017

A late lunch turned up a cafe with pies to die for ! Four diners all choosing a pie for lunch - what a great choice ! Spinach and feta, mince and cheese, steak and mushroom, everyone a delight. A must stop for pie lovers...More

Thank Grandvisitor
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped in the town to explore and have breakfast. This place was full of locals so we thought it was good enough for us! Selection of pies, cakes etc was superb. We had pancakes with bacon and banana - absolutely delicious. Great friendly staff, great...More

Thank Steve6244
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We are touring and stopped for a bite and a drink. The chai latte and cappuccino were perfect. Great atmosphere and fabulous fresh options to eat. The bacon and egg pie was fantastic. Cute retro furniture. Friendly staff!!!

Thank Annie R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Seddon Street, Waihi 3610, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Waihi
  • Phone Number: +64 7-863 8944
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