Fodor's Expert Review Jester House Cafe

$$ Motueka Café

This funky place is as much fun as the name suggests, and is a great spot to bring the kids. The café is built in an eco-friendly style, echoing the owners' feelings about a sustainable environment. The food is all made on the premises and includes a raft of muffins, cakes, and biscuits to more hearty country fare like chowders, focaccia open sandwiches, and their famous twice-baked three-cheese soufflé. There's either cozy indoor seating or tables dotted through the garden and on a sunny veranda. For the kids there's a small playground, an enchanted forest, an outdoor chess set, and some extremely tame eels that can be hand-fed (September–May). Down in the back garden, the Boot B&B has comfy accommodations for couples.

Café Casual Breakfast Lunch Coffee $$ Family

Quick Facts

320 Aporo Rd.
Tasman  7173, New Zealand

03-526–6742

www.jesterhouse.co.nz

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