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Brick Mill Cafe

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1473 Main North Rd, Waikuku Beach 7473, New Zealand
+64 3-310 0629
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“carrot cake” (4 reviews)
“corn fritters” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1473 Main North Rd, Waikuku Beach 7473, New Zealand
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Reviewed today via mobile

Stopped for a pleasant lunch break between Hanmer Springs and Christchurch, on a cold Sunday afternoon. The cafe was busy and deservedly so. Service was efficient but lacking in warmth. Food was okay. Ambience was pleasant, and we enjoyed looking through the various craft and...More

Thank Ezra710
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Waitangi day lunch with no booking. They were quite busy with some booked tables waiting empty. My wife had tomato and basil soup very nice chunky and hot but lacked any basil flavour at all. I had bacon and egg pie. It had very nice...More

Thank 1assetsltd
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Such an appealing place to stop with the stores nearby and great looking cafe however once inside was very disappointed by the cabinet food. All looked a bit average but stopped in for a bite as well as a drink so tried the sausage roll...More

Thank seluj54
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Located on a well traveled state highway and not too far from Christchurch that it makes for a pleasant drive to reach... The cafe has a wonderful charm and ambience and it's well worth taking the time to read the history of the building/site. The...More

Thank H_Wells
Reviewed 2 April 2018

First time visit .Very busy and staff seemed to be under pressure but coping well . The main reason we eat out is to experience great food and Brick Mill did not disappoint .The tempura dish was exquisite and its dipping sauce was so good...More

1  Thank jackmorrisNewZealand
Reviewed 8 March 2018

I went to several coffee places in one weekend, I think this was one of the stand out. I really liked the place, located in an old factory kind of building. We had coffee and cakes and both were good. I would defenitely go here...More

Thank Bea T
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Fantastic menu, eaten here multiple times and never had anything but fantastic food at reasonable price.

Thank KiwiMal
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Good menu and variety, caters for gluten free and children too. Indoor and outdoor seating for the summer months. Great location on the main road with a few shops on site.

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We chanced upon this brilliant restaurant on our drive to Kaikoura. The setting is very nice, the food is great ( portions are huge ) and the coffee is super. Added bonus for us was buying some freshly plucked strawberries from a lady and her...More

Thank hedgefund007
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We stopped for a very enjoyable coffee and cake.Service was excellent and the staff most pleasant . All their cabinet food was fresh and tasty do stop over and enjoy the hospitality. Set in part of the old brick mill factory with other craft shops...More

Thank dcleghorn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1473 Main North Rd, Waikuku Beach 7473, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Waikuku Beach
  • Phone Number: +64 3-310 0629
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