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“Passing through”
Review of Seagars Cooking School and Cafe - CLOSED

Seagars Cooking School and Cafe
Cuisines: New Zealand
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Good for: Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Seagars is owned by New Zealand Cook Book author Jo Seagar. The business includes the Seagars Cafe, Cook School, Kitchen Store and B&B Accommodation.
Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

Absolutely outstanding, despite a few mixed reviews I have seen. Bacon and eggs to die for, coffee so good that two wasn't enough. Great service too.

Thank macstrings
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Reviewed April 23, 2015

Food here was fabulous could not fault it but the services was Shocking. Having to chase up the waitstaff for every thing and even having to ask for menus, & finally just taking your order up to the till because no one came over to be told they will take your order at the table, a bit of a shame considering it's such a fantastic little place.

Thank Leadev
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Reviewed April 21, 2015

A group of girlfriends and I took a trip to Oxford with the main attraction being lunch at Jo Seagars but we were disappointed. There was a very limited menu with nothing really catching our eye, we all ended up ordering the Haymakers Pie which was bacon and egg pie which was nice but very small with a tasteless side salad for $17. The service was OK but nothing memorable. We ended up going next door to Sugar for cake and coffee and the lunch options looked much more inviting there.

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1  Thank HappyTraveller2016
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Reviewed April 14, 2015

avoid this cafe, the food is way overpriced ..$22.00 for a prawn salad made with a few shreds of lettuce and bulk frozen, tasteless prawns, the coffee was ok but for 4 of us ..too expensive and nothing special.

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3  Thank skibug82
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Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

Lacklustre is the best description I can apply to our dining experience at this cafe. The welcome, the service, the decor were all lacklustre. The menu was small and one of our party had to choose again as their original choice was not available- in itself this is to be expected but with such a small menu the chance of finding a second pick you're happy with diminishes. The person who owns this place is well known as a chef, but this cafe doesn't represent a professional approach to hospitality.

2  Thank Jane H
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