Cafes

  • The Grindhouse Cafe

    The Grindhouse Café takes bookings, but also welcomes walk-ins. Good for groups or parties, eat in or takeaway. Outdoor seating available.

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  • White ducks at Shearers Quarters
    The Shearers Quarters - Cafe and more

    A family destination, cafe, farmyard, mini golf and more.

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    • Local favourites
    Mrs M's

    Come in for good coffee, good food and good times.

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  • The Highfield Village Cafe

    Located in the Highfield Mall, The Village Café offers a relaxing environment in which you can sit, enjoy time out or meet up with friends. It provides a delicious range of food options, savoury or sweet, gluten free, vegetarian, something for everyone and also an extensive range of beverages.

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  • Arthur St Kitchen

    Arthur St Kitchen has created the perfect relaxed atmosphere in which to enjoy breakfast or lunch. Seating is available either inside the café in one of the three spacious rooms, or outside in the sunny courtyard. According to Lonely Planet it’s Timaru’s funkiest eatery!

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  • Purple Lizard Cafe

    At the top of Stafford Street sits Purple Lizard Café, the perfect place for a post-shopping treat, with the kids or a friend. The Purple Lizard serves a smashing breakfast, try the eggs benedict or a berry smoothie.

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  • Bernie's Bakery

    From artisan breads to kiwi-style soft breads, pastries, savouries, biscuits, slices, all-occasion cakes (including weddings), Bernie’s Bakery HQ produces goods for the wholesale and retail market, delivering throughout the South Island.

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  • Urban Cafe Soul Food

    Locally owned business with friendly, enthusiastic staff waiting to offer you a large variety of beautiful food, beverages and a smile. Situated next to The Warehouse in Heaton Street.

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  • Sopheze Coffee Lounge & Catering

    Renowned for its mouth-watering culinary delights, friendly staff and exceptional service. Sopheze Coffee Lounge or Sopheze Espresso Garden are perfect destinations, offering a huge range of delectable food to entice every taste bud

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  • Temuka Cafe
    100% Homemade Cafe

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  • JB's Cafe Ballantynes Timaru

    Situated upstairs in Timaru’s Ballantynes department store, JB’s Café offers a selection of freshly made filos, salads, sandwiches, muffins, pizza and baked potatoes, followed by delicious cakes, slices and scones.

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