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The French Fig Restaurant

41 Albert Street | Shop 4, Whitianga 3150, New Zealand
+64 21 765 816
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“cakes” (14 reviews)
“almond tart” (2 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 2 days ago

Lovely cafe which was recommended to us. Staff were bright and cheerful, food choices were plentiful, and there was a good ambiance to this cafe. Love the gifts on display too, quite an eclectic mix of things. Easy angle parking outside, and on the Main...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Came here for Lunch, with family, ordered bacon and eggs and a coffee. Food and drink was both hot, did not have to wait long, and both the coffee and the food was nice and hot.

Thank kiwigal78
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In December 2016 I was in Whitianga for work. This café was recommended to me. I purchased myself 1x ginger slice for my drive back to Hamilton. I didn't start eating it until I was more than halfway back home, and I wished at the...More

Thank Bianca_248
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

fantastic food and great service. This cafe is always busy and offers a great selection of food from cooked breakfasts to cakes

Thank g0rdyb1ker
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was a reasonable Autumn day and it wasn't that busy in the cafe. Somehow the staff managed to forget 1 of 2 coffees we ordered. Not a great start for the day. The coffee was very good. The counter food could do with a...More

Thank Aratag
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hard to choose from interesting selection. High quality, freshly prepared food. Lovely cakes! Homewards sold in shop add to interest.

Thank Katieclem46
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Stumbled upon The French Fig on an early morning departure from beautiful Whitianga, we were absolutely blown away with the warmth and genuine kiwi service from the staff. A beautiful coffee and toastie to go for a long day ahead driving plus authentic local conversation...More

Thank erinroles
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My friend and I had breakfast here and it was very nice!! A busy little cafe with seating inside and out. Lovely gifts to purchase as well. The service was super quick and our breakfast came out just behind our drinks. I would defiantly recommend...More

Thank Beanie187
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We enjoyed a mid-morning coffee of very good quality, but all found the selection of cakes we chose were so sweet none of us could finish them.

Thank SandLexia
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Applying the old maxim we visited this cafe for breakfast because it was busy. All these people can't be wrong....and they were not! Whether you are looking for a coffee or something more substantial this cafe on Whitianga's main street is recommended. The French themed...More

Thank redsgothenburg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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