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Railway Station Cafe

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102 Gillies Street, Kawakawa 0210, New Zealand
+64 9-404 1110
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good53%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“breakfast” (5 reviews)
“old railway” (4 reviews)
“great food” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand
102 Gillies Street, Kawakawa 0210, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, relaxing acoustic guitar and trains, something for all the family. Worth a stop enroute to Bay of Islands!

Thank Pomtours
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Lovely place to stop on Twin Coast Cycle Trail trip. The scones were light and fluffy and the quiche very tasty. The team in the Cafe and on the Trains were very friendly and helpful.

Thank beckyduncan2
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Good place for a coffee and light meal. Interesting surroundings and pleasant people running the place.

Thank rexdarvill
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

This cafe would be my pick to stop at for a good coffee and a bite to eat. Good food and friendly service. Can get busy over the holiday period having another staff member would help continue to provide good service and shorter wait times....More

Thank familyof6nz
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Was repeatedly told by female staff member 'This is New Zealand - go back to where you came from'. I am a local farmer who happens to have a bit of a foreign accent ! And will not be returning and do not recommend the...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here after a long bike ride doing the twin coast and heading to Opua The owner was a Canadian, he was very welcoming and keen to engage in conversation about the area The food was great, loverly scones and cakes baked by them...More

Thank graeme p
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We stopped here while doing the Pou Herenga Tai cycle trail from Kaikohe to Opua. Very friendly service from a cafe with lots of character! I'll stop here again!

Thank ameliagearynz
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This place would be really top notch if they cleaned it up. The outside of the building is historic but looks like the grime on it is too. It's fun because the train comes and goes and kids love it but a hose down and...More

1  Thank Lesley C
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Ordered my hot chocolate and it was actually hot, as requested, and with marshmallows. Devine. Thanks

Thank catwatching
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Called in with my friend on a miserable wet windy week day. We both ordered the eggs benedict from the breakfast menu which we both attacked with gusto and agreed was delicious! My friend suggested to the owner it should be on the all day...More

Thank taniav2015
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  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Gillies Street, Kawakawa 0210, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Kawakawa
  • Phone Number: +64 9-404 1110
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