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Railway Station Cafe

102 Gillies Street, Kawakawa 0210, New Zealand
+64 9-404 1110
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“staff member” (2 reviews)
“bite to eat” (2 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
102 Gillies Street, Kawakawa 0210, New Zealand
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

We have been in NZ for nearly four weeks usually having two coffees each day. So when we say this is the best we've had that must stand for something. The food selection is not broad, but it's got something for most people and as...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank New_South_Woodies
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Great to sit on the platform and watch the train come and go with the small children having the time of their life.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank hepburn2017
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

I asked for my coffee in a takeaway cup, the owner advised she didn’t have enough in stock and I had to have it in a normal mug. When I insisted on a takeaway cup (didn’t want to miss our train ride) she unleashed a...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank G8083GWkimr
Reviewed 31 May 2018

what a wonderful place to have a rest and a great cup of coffee and wonderful food. Everything is absolutely yummy here. Owners are absolutely wonderful

Date of visit: April 2018
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

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

Date of visit: April 2018
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.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank beckyduncan2
Reviewed 18 March 2018

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

Date of visit: March 2018
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

Date of visit: January 2018
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

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank DavidS24343
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

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Goperigo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor 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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