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We are a European Café with lots of yummy options for take away or have in our nice cosy Café. We do offer homemade bread, cakes, salads, German coffee, Curry-Wurst, Bratwurst, lunch meals and breakfast homemade ice cream, Haribo and German butchery products as well as Dutch cheese options. Just popp in and relax we look after you. See you soon.
PRICE RANGE
US$3 - US$16
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
German, Cafe, European, Central European
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The owners are very lovely friendly down-to -earth people, the food was simply delicious, and the coffee was the best. It is no surprise it comes up on Google as No.1 of the 10 best cafes in Westport. My scrambled eggs were so delicious, the...slices we had were top quality perfection, and the coffee was some of the best we have ever hard.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 28 April 2021

Formidable German cuisine served with a smile. Stunning selection of mains & cakes with strong coffee to accompany. Welcoming, family-friendly ambience. Especially cozy on a rainy day. Clean facilities. Don't miss this eatery in Westport.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 24 April 2021

Called for morning tea - got caught up in the cabinet food - decided on the fruit hot cross bun (delicious). One of our party had a berliner (like a donut) and thoroughly enjoyed it. Nice clean and tidy premises - worth a stop

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 23 April 2021 via mobile

What a find. Kathrin’s is a little cafe run by a charming German. The food is simply delicious. We had the vegetable soup which came with homemade Bavarian rolls. Delicious cakes, superb coffee. Highly highly recommended.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Frank W, Inhaber at Kathrin's, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2021

Thank you so much

Reviewed 19 March 2021 via mobile

We just had some German takeaways was all very tasty, nice owners who present their food very well. Pity that we didn't have more time to enjoy more.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 18 March 2021

The most delicious burger and chips we have eaten! Healthy (well the burger) and super fresh. The service was efficient, the owner a character and the food truly exceptional. Thanks!!

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 16 March 2021 via mobile

We were there after a recommendation! It was really nice there friendly stuff and delicious food. We enjoyed the Currywurst with French fries, I think it is one of the best Currywurst in New Zealand ! If you are in Westport just stop bye and...if you don’t have enough time just take a Berliner they also pretty good! If I am the next time in Westport I will come back !!More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 10 March 2021

Stopped for breakfast - amazing food selection, great coffee and very good service/atmosphere. Recommended

Date of visit: March 2021
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Frank W, Inhaber at Kathrin's, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2021

Thanks

Reviewed 18 February 2021 via mobile

The food was a notch up from cafe/diner brunch. There are so many 5 star reviews that it didn’t meet my expectations. Coffee quite bitter and barista doesn’t know how to make a flat white. Bacon was so salty, it was nearly inedible. Maybe someone...called out sick today and it is better on other day. Pretzel bun was good.More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Frank W, Inhaber at Kathrin's, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2021

Thanks, this is German bacon.. Often I watch customer adding salt and pepper on our food before they even try. All our meals are spiced.

Reviewed 11 February 2021 via mobile

Decent enough. The chap behind the counter was a bit surly but they seemed a bit busy. Food was good, even if it took a while to be served.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Yes, Kathrin's offers takeaway services.

Yes, Kathrin's offers delivery services.

Kathrin's is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 5