Old School Cafe, Bar and Restaurant

Cafe Bar and Restaurant in Collingwood
Open today until 21:00
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11 months ago
We love this cafe/bar/restaurant and have camped in their grounds twice now. I always find the ambience and service of a cafe is improved when the owner works in it as they do here. The origins of the building as a School are clear, but the service and the ambience are entirely appropriate for a beachy settlement far away from city life. It's laid-back and relaxed, but with great personalised service, and a range of different kinds of tables inside and out to suit your style. The menu is excellent for a cafe with a challenging supply chain, with plenty of food on your plate at a reasonable price. A place we plan to return to.
- Moira F
6 days ago
Eating and/drinking here is a must to experience local hospitality, great pub food and pleasant locals and visitors.
- Wendy B
3 months ago
We had battered prawns an chips... omg yum, the chips were light an not over cooked. Perfect an the prawns wow... where can I get me some for home! So good. Great music playing in the back ground with the fire going. Awesome experience thanks again. Friendly staff A+++++
- Blane w

About us

The Old School Cafe is located half way between Collingwood and Farewell spit. The Cafe is in the original building that was once the house of learning for the children of Pakawau. Open for lunch and dinner there is plenty on the large black board menu to suit all. Indoor and outdoor dining with a full bar, pool table and dart board.

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  • 03-524 8457

Opening Hours

Wed:4:00 – 9:00 pm
Thu:11:00 am – 9:00 pm
Fri:11:00 am – 9:00 pm
Sat:11:00 am – 9:00 pm
Sun:11:00 am – 9:00 pm
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