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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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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good43%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“carrot cake” (3 reviews)
“calzone” (2 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1473 Main North Rd, Waikuku Beach 7473, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

The cafes just north of Christchurch are amongst the best in NZ. Pukeko Junction, Copper Cafe and Brick Mill are all excellent. Great atmosphere, excellent service, superb food easy parking. Its a great stop.

Thank oldredjag
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

If you're travelling North of Christchurch think about stopping at the Brick Mill Cafe on the main road through Waikuku (just north of the Z petrol station). The old brick buildings house an antique store, an artist's studio and a pottery. Plenty of parking and...More

Thank Old V
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Good cafe with nice choice of food. Can recommend the ginger gems! Friendly staff and quiet suirroundingsl A good place for a catch up with friends.

Thank Jo P
Reviewed 16 October 2017

So nice, I like it and waitress in here is so friendly. I can look beatiful sigh seeing in beach. That's great

Thank SunnyNguyen1201
Reviewed 9 October 2017

A great café with good food. Staff was the best encountered along our trip north. Food was affordable and very tasty. I highly recommend this place to have a quick lunch stop before continuing with your journey.

Thank RobbyPinfold
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here and had coffees, carrot cake and cheese and onion rolls. All were excellent and the service very friendly. Lovely cosy atmosphere. We'll definitely be back.

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This cafe is situated on SH1 about 40 mins north of Christchurch, close to the beach at Waikuku. It is a good place for coffee, and a range of food and meals in a renovated factory building. It is adjacent to an interesting local gallery...More

Thank coffeekiwi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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