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The French Fig Restaurant

$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
41 Albert Street | Shop 4, Whitianga 3150, New Zealand
+64 21 765 816
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“cakes” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
41 Albert Street | Shop 4, Whitianga 3150, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a warm welcome here in this cafe, staff were very accommodating with our questions and the food was tasty.

1  Thank Kiwisaupo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our group of 11 stopped in for breakfast on the Sunday after the Whitianga Scallop Festival. The venue was nice and quaint with an atmosphere of busy staff. There was about 6 ish other people upon arrival at around 8:30am. Our crew swelled the numbers...More

1  Thank jade2014900
Reviewed 1 week ago

the food quality and range is really up there Service on a very busy day was accurate and prompt. the food was delicious the cafe is very warm and comfortable too

1  Thank kiwi572014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Needed a coffee fix one morning so popped in and was delighted with the service and the quality of the coffee, friendly staff. Highly recommend

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two hours here discussing house plans with a builder. The coffee was great and we finished with two wonderful breakfasts. My wife had a very good omelette with smoked salmon whilst my breakfast of bacon, eggs, sausage, mushrooms and rosti was top quality....More

1  Thank NeilMarshall2267
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely little cafe on the main street. Caught up with a friend who recently moved here for breakfast. Coffee was great as was the breakfast. Nice seating inside and out. Friendly staff and great service. Well priced. Great menu.

1  Thank Mark E
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

A great little find in a small town with not a huge amount of choice. A cute shop with lots of nic nacs for sale and great eclectic decor. Awesome sweets in the cabinet and a small but good menu. Not the best coffee I've...More

2  Thank Karen H
Reviewed 24 July 2017

It was cold and wet outside, so comfort food was required! The soup was great and the tea and cakes lovely.

1  Thank johnandsteph
Reviewed 4 July 2017

This was a chance to sample the kitchen for the first time in a long time, and a chance to see whether the change of ownership has impacted the menu. The breakfast menu does not seem to have changed. I chose The GF Grill -...More

1  Thank Ian M
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

The French Fig is a great place, The food is delicious, and is first class in flavour and would match it with the the city! The coffee was great, and the leg ham, spinach, tomato and Brie Croissant was very good. This is the Best...More

1  Thank TrevorRadburn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Albert Street | Shop 4, Whitianga 3150, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Whitianga
  • Phone Number: +64 21 765 816
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