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10-12 West End, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
+64 22 042 6030
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
“ribs” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
10-12 West End, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

We stopped here on our way back to Blenheim from Christchurch. We absolutely loved the place! There was three of us plus my 6 month year old. The place was eccentrically decorated with a charming feel to it. The menu was great and had interesting...More

Thank DaveJohn2014
Reviewed 25 May 2018

It was fairly quiet when we were there, but the cafe is nicely done inside and had a good selection of food. We were only here for a quick lunch before getting back on the road, but the food was great and just what we...More

Thank RDLO1
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Thursday Quiz night is awesome, and the live music on Friday nights is great. The food is yummy, ask for the ribs or the Quacky Chan! Supports the local breweries too!

Thank Lauprit
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

This is such a Nice place for a hangout. We went here on a rainy day and we do not regret it. The coffee and tea was great, the cakes delicious and the sandwiches were amazing! The waitress was so friendly and the atmosphere was...More

Thank Tourist757569
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

This cafe is such a nice place for both coffee and food. Their ciabattas are soooo delicious and their coffee and cake is great as well. The cafe is decorated really cool and the staff is super friendly. Would definitely recommend this place!

Thank Paradise756918
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

After a full meal on Friday at the West end, we strolled down the main road to Slamclub for dessert and coffee. The Dates and apple cake was yummy. Served with warm whipped cream goes so well with the coffee and live music. The setting...More

Thank Bonnie L
Reviewed 27 March 2018

We had a meal here on Friday night. I ordered the ribs - they didn't blow me away but they were nice and some of them were really tender. The music was amazing! The space was quite tiny so trying to have a conversation while...More

Thank Kirstin_the_Kiwi
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

This cafe provides delicious soups, salads and toasted sandwiches on a street full of fried food joints - a great find! The soup of the day (Thai) was yummy, plus the bean burger salad was fresh, vibrant and very tasty. Lovely welcoming and cosy interior...More

Thank Sophia K
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Was here for the Kegkoura Craft Beer festival and it was just awesome. Phil, head chef, manager and all round good guy is great. The ribs are a must and then hang around to hear young Jimmy (only 16) rock the night out. Make sure...More

Thank Justin R
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

My partner always enjoys trying my food when we go out, I was very reluctant this time because the sandwich I got was so delicious I wanted every last bite to myself. I had the pork and the crunchy corn chips in it, genius. So...More

Thank Breanna D
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Brunch
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Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10-12 West End, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Kaikoura
  • Phone Number: +64 22 042 6030
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SlamClub is centrally located in the stunningly famous coastal town of Kaikoura on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand. We are a family owned and operated artisan sandwich and salad cafe/bar with a uniquely styled, recycled and friendly vibe. Come in for some locally sourced, lovingly created and seriously good food.
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