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Adoro Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


US$6 - US$12
Cafe, European, New Zealand
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews toasted muesli sandwiches poached eggs fritters chorizo potatoes great coffee cabinet food place in town favourite cafe would eat here again long black pot of tea lovely cafe menu options looked delicious behind the counter
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This owner operated café is the best café in Napier. Whether you want a french pâtisserie or more anglicised options the standard is high. The attention by the owners to our requirements was outstanding. We didn’t demand stellar service, it is simply how the place...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Scribo
752PaulA, Owner at Adoro Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Its a real pleasure looking after positive customers like you , you should not be in the business if you dont enjoy the banter and service we provide we are alway looking at improvements on every level and we are blessed with a great team...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having walked Napier looking for a place to have a break we settled on Adoro. Every other place in town was either grubby or when you went in the staff refused to acknowledge you. Adoro was clean and the staff most attentive. The barista took...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank dpy10
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

Visited today and food was delicious I couldnt have asked for anything better prices are a little high but after tasting the quality of the food i was happy to pay this. Service was amazing i couldnt have asked for better customer service and not...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 587bee
Paul A, Owner at Adoro Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2019

I am always pleased to see we are doing the right job we love looking after the children and customers who appreciate our service and food we are always looking at improving the food and service we have engaged a new pastry chef who is...More

Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

I’m a local and eat/drink coffee here often. Yesterday I experience something unique I had to write a review. Daughter and I shopping trip, she ordered beef sausage roll I ordered the black bean quesadilla and coffee and walnut cake to share. Being vegetarian I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Princessmax
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

The barista is clearly very fussy & passionate about coffee. He has repeatedly produced an outstanding press in my Piccolo. I am fussy with coffee... high expectations met each time I grab a coffee from Adoro. Have had breaky here before & cannot fault their...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MarkHope
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

After being a paying Costomer I couldn’t use their internet. The owner only uses the internet for himself.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank walterh241
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

We had breakfast here during our stay in Napier. Would recommend the toasted muesli it was a delicious selection! Also poached eggs on gluten free toast, yummy! Flat white coffee was brilliant! Thank you for a tasty start to our days in Napier!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank liz w
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

I used to claim this as my favourite cafe in Napier, after living in Auckland (where there are some fantastic cafes) for a few years and currently travelling a bit of the world, I am glad to now claim this as my favourite cafe in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jordan D
Paul A, Owner at Adoro Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

This would have to be one of the nicest comments to date I do thank you for this we only source fresh produce and bake fresh daily our coffee offer is very focused on speed and accuracy and the meals are also prepared in the...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

The problem with this place was there was plenty of choices making a decision really hard. The place was humming and had a big turnover of customers. The food was really good, my fussy daughter enjoyed it so that usually says a lot.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank yeema1
Reviewed 28 September 2018

We popped in here for coffee and a mid-morning snack. It wasn't particularly busy but the staff seemed a bit disorganised. My coffee arrived luke-warm, and a bit bitter. Our food didn't arrive at all. We realised they hadn't actually taken the order properly, but...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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