Ron Laughlin      The Ultimate New Zealand Travel Coffee Guide

When I had the Coffee Guide on the Web independently I had their contact information and website listed. When I moved it here
I have not added that. If as a roaster or cafe you wish this added provide a reciprocal listing and let me know.

Akaroa - By the Green, 37 Rue Lavalle
Alexandra - The Courthouse Cafe, 8 Centennial Avenue
Alexandra - Grumpy's Cafe, 26 Centennial Avenue 
Amberley - Nor'wester Cafe, 95 Main North Road
Amberley Brew Moon Cafe, 150 Ashworth Road(Main Hgwy) 
Arrowtown - The Stables, 28 Buckingham St
Arrowtown - Joe's Garage, 7 Arrow Lane 
Arrowtown - Saffron, 18 Buckingham Street 
Ashburton - Lunch, 160 Burnett Street   
Blenheim - Ritual Coffee Company - 10 Maxwell Road 
Catlins - The Whistling Frog 
Clyde - Post Office Cafe, Blyth Street 
Colac Bay - Colac Bay Cafe, 188 Colac Bay 
Collingwood - Naked Possum, Kaituna River 
Collingwood - Nugget Cafe, Dry Road 
Collingwood - The Courthouse Cafe 
Cromwell - (Old Cromwell) Grain & Seed Cafe
Dunedin - Bean Scene Cafe, 16 Octagon
Dunedin - Everyday Gourmet, 466 George Street
Dunedin - The Good Oil, George Street 
Dunedin - Strictly Coffee Company, Bath St -
Dunedin - Ironic, 9 Anzac Ave (across from train station)
Duntroon - The Flying Pig 
Fairlie - The Old Library Cafe, 6 Allandale Road 
Fairlie - Farm Barn Cafe, Mt. Michael 
Five Rivers (Southland) - Five Rivers Cafe 
Fox Glacier - The Plateau Cafe, Main Road 
Geraldine - The Verde' Cafe & Deli 
Gibbston - Gibbston Vally Winery, SH#6 
Gore - Green Room, 59 Irk Street 
Granity - Drifter's Cafe 
Greymouth - DP1 Squared Internet Cafe - 104 Mawhera Quyay
Halswell - (road to Akaroa) The Packingshed Cafe
Hanmer Springs Powerhouse Cafe (Mary Holloway) 
Havelock - Slip Inn, Havelock Marina 
Hokitika - French Cafe, 19 Tancred Street 
Hokitika - Holitika Cheese and Deli - 84 Revell St.
Hokitika - West Coast Wine Company, 108 Revell Street 
Invercargill - Coffee In Motion - Amanda Jarvie -
Invercargill - Three Bean Cafe, 73 Dee Street 
Invercargill - Cafe Ziff 
Kaikoura - Beach House Cafe, Beach Road 
Kaikoura - Hislops, Beach Road 
Lake Tekapo - Mt John Observatory - Astro Cafe 
Leithfield - Pukeko Junction Cafe, Main Road 
Mapua - Smokehouse, Shed #3 Mapua Wharf 
Methven - Primo Cafe 
Moeraki - Fleur's Place 
Motueka Red Beret, 145 High Street 
Naseby - Royal Hotel, 1 Earne Street 
Naseby - The Black Forest Cafe 
Nelson - Beach Cafe (Tahunanui Beach) -
Nelson - Morrison Street Cafe, 244 Hardy Street 
Nelson - Kafiene, 22 New Street 
Nelson - Vanilla Cafe, 56 Bridge Street 
Niagara (Catlins) Niagara Cafe, 256 Niagara-Waikawa Road 
Oamaru - *Bean on Thames - Thames Street (my daily fix when home)
Omarama - The Wrinkly Ram, Main Road 
Orari (between Ashburton & Timaru) - Cafe Mes Amis, St Hgwy 1
Picton - LeCafe, London Quay
Picton - Gusto, 33 High Street
Roxburgh - Succulents, 112 Scotland Street 
Queenstown - Naff Caff, 1/66 Shotover Street 
Queenstown - Bean Around the World -11 Athol Street 
Queenstown - *Grind - Frankton Industrial Park 
Ranfurly - Maniototo Expresso - Lorraine Whaanga
Rangiora - Victoria Street Cafe, Victoria & High Street -
Reefton - Broadway, Reefton 
Riverton - The Beach House Cafe, 126 Rocks Highway 
Riverton - Mrs Clark's Cafe - 108 Palmerston St 
Springfield - Springfield Cafe, 8-10 Main Street 
Takaka - Wholemeal Cafe, Main Street 
Tasman (Mapua/Motueka) Jester House, Coastal Highway 60 
Te Anau - The Sandfly Cafe, #9 The Lane 
Timaru - Red Rocket, 4 Elizabeth Street 
Timaru - Shearer's Quarters, Seadown Road 
Twizel - Poppies Cafe, Benmore Place 
Twizel - The Musterer's Hut - 20 Ruataniwha Road
Waikari - The Rocking Frog 
Westport Dirty Marys Cafe, 198 Palmerston St., Westport
Westport - Berlin's Cafe - Buller Gorge (ask for barista Ashley)
Westport - Bay House Cafe, 41 Beach Road, Tauranga Bay 
Winton - The Magnolia Tree, Great North Road 

Will add Christchurch as soon as we get more definitive info on cafes now operating.  Let us know please.

                                         Here is the list of South Island cafes in alphabetical order
                                   that have been visited over the years we found to be the best:

south of Amberley on route one