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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
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Cafe, European, New Zealand
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed 26 March 2021 via mobile

Wow loved this place,we were recommended to go and have lunch by a local and were really impressed. Fish was amazing and the man bun was very tasty. Coffee was great and service was spot on It was so good we had to go back...the next day... will be backMore

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 2 March 2021

Went for breakfast with my wife, my wife ordered at the counter and when my breakfast arrived my eggs were fried not scrambled as my wife asked for to which the very miserable lady replied that's what she asked for but that's funny we have...been married for 20 years and I've never eaten fried eggs. The lady took them away and returned with scrambled eggs and then tells me I will need to pay for the fried eggs that I did not order! I really couldn't believe the customer service very poor.More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 2 March 2021

Visited on a Saturday morning, we were staying nearby and decided to buy some eggs and sourdough to self cater for breakfast, I bought what I needed and then found something else the lady who was serving huffed and puffed when I asked her to...come back so I could pay. Returned later early in the evening and there was no one to be seen, we walked around, called out and no one appeared? Someone was sitting on a balcony on the phone though and just ignored us.. very strange? So we left and went to Whitianga for dinnerMore

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 27 February 2021 via mobile

A must visit when you're in the area. Great local restaurant with delicious tasty food. Came here for a coffee on my first day around. Coffee and orange almond slice was beautiful. Visited for dinner. Sea food platter as entree was beautiful. Main fish of...the day (can't remember name of the fish) with a risotto cake was delicious. Finished off with a traditional rhubarb crumble with a generous portion of vanilla ice cream. It was all delicious. Nice staff. Cozy atmosphere and good music in the background. Will definitely come back if I'm visiting again.More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 18 February 2021 via mobile

Called in for lunch shared it with a multitude of flys crawling over everything Ordered a falafel salad 3 black falafels on a plate of stale limp salad even the olives were turning grey they were that old Had to spear the falafels to get...them to shatter dry as inside What a disappointment have had far better food on previous occasions thereMore

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 3 February 2021 via mobile

Came here just now for lunch we have been staying here for a few days. I had falafel salad 😉 the best falafel ever and the salad was fresh and home grown with lovely additions. My husband has the scallops in a corn fritter and...I wish I’d have had it. So tasty and fresh from sea to table. Everything home grown and locally sourced Highly recommend a visit might try the breakfast next 👏🏼👏🏼More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 2 February 2021 via mobile

Prompt service . Nice food . Quirky place and an excellent music playlist . Walkable from the whitianga ferry so make a day of it and do the walks a swim and lunch here . Don’t miss Shakespeare view ,lonely bay and the whitianga pa...walk and you will have had an excellent day out . Licensed too . Try the smoked kahawai saladMore

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 30 January 2021 via mobile

Turned up for a coffee this morning to find the whole cafe packed with a queue out the door .... must be anniversary weekend So joined the queue and the team here were cranking out great food and awesome coffee .. like a team that...enjoyed what they were found .. relaxed and focussed on meeting customer expectations Loved the food, enjoyed the atmosphere and seriously impressed with the staff ... Eggsentric rocksMore

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 26 January 2021 via mobile

Had lunch here on a Sunday. Great area out the back with playground for kids and nice shady seating area. Food was enjoyable parents had fish and karaage chicken salad and kids had waffle chips. We also went back for an ice cream in the...afternoon.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 17 January 2021 via mobile

This little cafe doesn’t look like much but when you see the pie warmer and cabinet plus the menu you’ll be in for a treat. We went here for breakfast and dinner (make a booking) and happily enjoyed our meals. Worth the money

Date of visit: January 2021
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