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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” (21 reviews)
“pie” (8 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 9 August 2017

I have frequented ban Pepper Cafe for a long time - can't go past the service , the almond croissants and the award winning tarts and pies.Bernie & Alan are the best of hosts and make sure everyone is welcome and well catered for. Congratulations...More

Thank graphicats
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to stop end route to Tauraunga to break the drive. Good variety of cabinet food, the tarts look amazing! !!! Menu available too. Coffee was good. Worth a stop if travelling through Waihi 😊

Thank 67TravelBug67
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here last week. Very popular cafe when we visited. There was so many yummy choices to eat in both sweet and savoury eats. Try the almond croissant they are good! It was nice to see different options from the usual stock standard...More

Thank Strickes
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Our go to cafe in waihi love the food and selection. Gluten free plus yummy desert. Great coffee with quick friendly service.

Thank travel166
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Looking for a café for a late lunch & spied Bananapepper Café. although mid afternoon there were many customers still in the café (always a good sign). The kitchen itself was closed, however the cabinet selection of food was great. Homemade was the flavour of...More

Thank RaeNV
Reviewed 20 May 2017

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

Thank Pauline S
Reviewed 16 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 18 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
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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