Welcome to KIWIreviews - product reviews
•  click here to return to the homepage  •
Welcome visitor.Join us or log in

Product reviews on kiwireviews.nz : Saturday 23rd January 2021 - 17:08:36

QuickSearch for:    What is QuickSearch?
QuickJump to:    What is QuickJump?
logon name: p/w:  
I want to:

You Are Here...

Home > Categories > Food > Restaurants > Graeme's Coffee Shop review

« The Last Samurai reviewThe Last SamuraiFrescarini Tricolore Tortellini reviewFrescarini Tricolore Tortellini »

Score: 5.4/10  [5 reviews]
2 out of 5
ProdID: 133 - Graeme's Coffee Shop
Located: The Plaza, PN

Graeme's Coffee Shop
Opening Hours

Graeme's Coffee Shop product reviews

Located in The Plaza, opposite Kmart, you will find us open early every morning for breakfasts, cakes, sweet treats and all manner of beverages.

You can dine in, or sit either outside (for smokers or those who like fresh air), or in our Plaza-side eating area.

We can even serve you wine or beer with your meals. (Age restrictions apply).

NOTE: Now relocated to the newly renovated Plaza Foodcourt.

beverage   cake   coffee   drinks   food   tea
Other listings you may be interested in:
Graeme's GourmanderieGraeme's Gourmanderie
Rating: 4.9
Leaning Tower Pasta Uno : Saucy Spaghetti & MeatballsLeaning Tower Pasta Uno : Saucy Spaghetti & Meatballs
Rating: 4.3
Pods - TwixPods - Twix
Rating: 8.8
Pork and Cabbage DumplingsPork and Cabbage Dumplings
Rating: 6.0
Jelly Belly Fruit BowlJelly Belly Fruit Bowl
Rating: 9.0
Pasta Bake Sauce Tomato, Ricotta, and SpinachPasta Bake Sauce Tomato, Ricotta, and Spinach
Rating: 10.0
Classic Scone MixClassic Scone Mix
Rating: 10.0
Sanitarium Berry & Ancient Grains Toasted MuesliSanitarium Berry & Ancient Grains Toasted Muesli
Rating: 8.2
Blueberry and Thyme VinegarBlueberry and Thyme Vinegar
Rating: 8.8
Smugglers - Free Range ChickenSmugglers - Free Range Chicken
Rating: 8.9
Farrah's Enchilada Meal KitFarrah's Enchilada Meal Kit
Rating: 9.6
Crispo Nocciole - Chocolate Covered HazelnutsCrispo Nocciole - Chocolate Covered Hazelnuts
Rating: 9.1
SpiceCraft Cajun Seasoning/RubSpiceCraft Cajun Seasoning/Rub
Rating: 9.5
Pa Hill Onion JamPa Hill Onion Jam
Rating: 9.4

Product reviews...

Everyone is welcome to post a review. You will need to Join up or log in to post yours.

Click here to read the profile of adzadapd

Review by: adzadapd (Adam)
Dated: 24th of November, 2008

Link to this review Report this review


This Review: 6.5/10
Venue & Staff:
Score 7 out of 10
Score 9 out of 10
Score 6 out of 10
Value for Money:
Score 4 out of 10

As far as i'm concerned, this is a delightful place to dine in, and enjoy a coffee and something to eat.
People need to start realising, wherever you go, prices are going up. Its the way it goes.
The owner is not a rude person, he is simply passionate about his business, which might I add, just celebrated its 20th birthday! So he must be doing something right!
Also about the staffing issue, like any work place, there are those arrogant people who think they are gods gift to us all, and simply need to grow up and stop being so nasty to employees. This contributes to perhaps bad moods.

Click here to read the profile of cheekiedrakie

Review by: cheekiedrakie (Bratt)
Dated: 17th of July, 2005

Link to this review Report this review


This Review: 4.8/10
Venue & Staff:
Score 8 out of 10
Score 3 out of 10
Score 6 out of 10
Value for Money:
Score 2 out of 10

Food (and I like to think I know a lot in this area) rated an 'average' while the prices reached a whopping 'ummmm no' from me.
For All right food I would not pay those prices, and I think possibly the best priced item in the store is either the decently priced milkshakes, but at $3.50 a bottle for lift+ i'd ratther go over to countdown to get TWO bottles for the same price.
Most of the staff are friendly and polite, as I know many of them, but the boss, I'm sorry to say, for someone who has been in the business for SEVENTEEN years needs to pull his head out.
The location of the store, It's in a prime position for shoppers laden with items from KMart across the way, who physically can't walk an extra 50 meters to FoodCourt for better deals and nicer food. Though I would personally walk the extra distance, possibly to go to 'maccas' or one of the more exotic stores, maybe even Gourmanderie (ironically owened by the same person) who has slightly less nice staff, but the food is of a better quality and is nearly all produced in the kitchens at Graemes.

Click here to read the profile of dnwhakar

Review by: dnwhakar (Danielle)
Dated: 24th of June, 2005

Link to this review Report this review


This Review: 6.3/10
Venue & Staff:
Score 7 out of 10
Score 8 out of 10
Score 6 out of 10
Value for Money:
Score 4 out of 10

Good for a quick bite to eat after shopping. Handy location and indoor/outdoor seating is a bonus.

Good, varied selection of cabinet food, along with a selection of food you can order (e.g fish & chips). Food is on the expensive side. Graemes make nice milkshakes.

Click here to read the profile of mr. wayne

Review by: mr. wayne (Wayne)
Dated: 19th of February, 2004

Link to this review Report this review


This Review: 5.0/10
Venue & Staff:
Score 6 out of 10
Score 8 out of 10
Score 3 out of 10
Value for Money:
Score 3 out of 10

A coffee shop positioned in prime position like this in the plaza should know that it has a corner on the passer-by-hungry-now market and capitalise on this by making people want to come back and eat there again. Graeme's does not do this, apart from the delightful appearance and settings that has come from their redecoration, i'm sorry to say i am far from happy with this place. The food is overpriced ($2.60 for a bottle of coke!), the food is stale or cold, the bread on my sandwich could have held up a piano while the cheese was soggy! there is nothing worse than soggy cheese, and at $2 for HALF a sandwich definately not worth the money. the staff are rude and abrupt almost throwing the ice coffee (no sugar in it) at my partner, and then looking at us until we fled from their sight, i hoped that my experience was a one off but from reading the other reviews that this place has received i'm afraid that this is one horse that is dead.

Click here to read the profile of vivid

Review by: vivid (Matt)
Dated: 4th of February, 2004

Link to this review Report this review


This Review: 4.3/10
Venue & Staff:
Score 5 out of 10
Score 7 out of 10
Score 4 out of 10
Value for Money:
Score 1 out of 10

the lady who served me was delightful, but the boss (who i had seen at his other store in the foodcourt) was again storming around looking seriously annoyed at having his staff chatting pleasantly to a paying customer. they were not gabbing and holding up the queue, i was the only one in the store! and with these prices, i can see why. a can of drink, a muffin, and a single sandwich set me back over $10! totally over the top, and there was nothing special that justified such rip-off prices. when i asked why the prices were so high, i was treated to a tirade of rude commentary from the 'boss' along the lines of 'that's the price, like it or leave it'.
so i left it. he got to keep most of his precious food (i had bitten the sandwich, so paid for that), and i got to have the same food at another place for about half the price, and that included a slightly more up-market drink, instead of the can of coke i started off wanting. well done to the owner of this coffeeshop, you have lost a customer. shame though, despite the huge pricetag, the food smelled delish, and it is convenient for shoppers.
Just to keep this in perspective, i was last a customer of this place over a month ago, so if anything has improved, i dont know about it. i have been waiting to get a picture of this place before i wrote a review.

Guest comments...

Random listing from 'Food'...

Score: 9.3
Product reviews for listing 8547: House of Dumplings - Cantonese Free-Range Chicken Coriander Dumplings -  Produced by House of Dumplings

Product image for House of Dumplings - Cantonese Free-Range Chicken Coriander DumplingsOur dumpling queen's family recipe, packed full of fresh herbs & mushroom. Travel to Hong Kong and experience what home cooking is all about....

We use Bostock organic free range chicken from Hawke's Bay.

At House of Dumplings, we're dedicated to producing high-quality, healthy and delicious dumplings. We use only the freshest, most ethically produced ingredients that we source locally wherever possible.

Go to the listing

General Disclaimer...

Protected by Copyscape Plagiarism Checker - Do not copy content from this page. Creative Commons Licence All trademarks, images and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective companies.
KIWIreviews is an independent entity, part of the Knock Out News Group. This is a free public forum presenting user opinions on selected products, and as such the views expressed do not necessarily reflect the opinion of kiwireviews.nz and are protected under New Zealand law by the "Honest Opinion" clause of the Defamation Act of 1992. KIWIreviews accepts no liability for statements made on this site, on the premise that they have been submitted as the true and honest opinions of the individual posters. In most cases, prices and dates stated are approximate and should be considered as only guidelines.

"Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there."
Josh Billings (1818 - 1885)

KIWIreviews Help GuideClick here for the Help Guide Subscribe to our Twitter streamVisit our
Twitter feed
Visit our Facebook pageVisit our
Facebook page
Visit our YouTube ChannelVisit our
YouTube channel
Follow us on instagramVisit our
Instagram album
Visit our Google+ pageVisit our
Google+ page
Visit our Flickr photostreamVisit our
Flickr photostream