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Puhoi Valley Cafe and Cheese Store

) #262 of 2,979 Restaurants in Auckland Region $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
275 Ahuroa Road | Puhoi, New Zealand
+64 9-422 0604
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
275 Ahuroa Road | Puhoi, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here twice. A nice drive from Auckland and Puhoi is a pretty little place. The Cafe and Cheese store is also in a picturesque setting with well-tended grounds, outdoor tables, a large pond with fountains and ducks waddling about. It's dog-friendly too (...More

Thank Nifty2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the: Squash soup with cheesy garlic bread Puhoi valley breakfast plate Mac and cheese Cheese platter Vanilla ice cream Chai latte The mac and cheese and the cheesy garlic bread were the bomb. Everything else was great but the two mentioned dishes were...More

Thank azziedb
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Feeling peckish have driven from up north we took the 3 k detour as my wife wanted to try their cheese. We got to the factory/cafe and decided to stay for lunch as it looked nice. For $55 we got the medium platter and 2...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We went to Puhoi on Easter weekend and did all the activities, this was our last stop for drinks and ice cream. The ice cream I was recommended from a friend they don't make everyday so it's best to ring if you are going specially...More

Thank Hfanau
Reviewed 7 May 2017

After coming here for almost 15 years, food is still great, the surrounding has improved a lot for even child friendlier env.

Thank dlwabbit
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This place is hidden away in the hills of Puhoi. It is well laid out with inside and outside seating. I would suggest sitting outside (if it is a nice sunny day) and to enjoy the serene and beautiful surroundings, including a small lake with...More

Thank Mahesh_Ayyagari
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious, the cheese prices were surprisingly very good, the flavour and softness of the cheese was so different to the Puhoi cheese purchased in the supermarket and the surrounding area is just gorgeous. A peaceful and relaxing view sitting on the deck....More

Thank LanzLuvsShoes
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

This place has got to be one of my favourite places to visit! Only half an hour from Auckland. It's a cheese factory with a cafe connected to it. They make the most delicious cheese and you have the option to try all of them,...More

Thank Amanda R
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is essentially a cheese factory, with a store and café. I cant discuss the café, except to say they had very good coffee. However the cheeses were amazing. Some of the best cheeses we had in NZ and that's saying a lot as there...More

Thank MiguelitoyCat
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

A great little spot, especially if it's a nice weather day so that you can sit out. I had the cheese platter , my husband the all day breakfast. Be careful even the small platter has enough cheese for two people. Friendly and nothing any...More

Thank Karen C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
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10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 275 Ahuroa Road | Puhoi, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region
  • Phone Number: +64 9-422 0604
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Set on the picturesque grounds next to the Puhoi Valley Cheese Factory, the Cafe & Cheese store offers crafted cheeses, great food, coffee and wine. Experience our new state of the art cheese cellars and viewing window into the factory. the cafe stocks all your favourite Puhoi valley cheese, yoghurt and frozen yoghurt ice cream.
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