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Kauri Gum Store Cafe

22 School Road, Riverhead, Auckland 0820, New Zealand
+64 9-412 9555
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible13%
19 Aug 2017
“Great food”
14 Mar 2017
“Great Coffee”
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New Zealand
$$ - $$$
22 School Road, Riverhead, Auckland 0820, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a local my husband and thought we'd try here for dinner. We were greeted by a lovely lady with a great smile. We couldn't decide what to have for dinner and she suggested their banquet for 2. That was the best decision we made,...More

Thank TaNyAtOrCkLeR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sadly no French toast. Which is why we come to this cafe. Cafe was music less for our whole visit... Felt completely dead even with punters in. Food was mostly cold (bacon and toast) and the eggs were very over cooked on 3 out of...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017

Wow What fantastic food ,finally a welcomed addition to Riverhead , I cant wait for the restaurant to open

Thank ashnaheart
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Great coffee and food .... we came across this place on a family drive our. Chicken and avocado bagel was delicious and my son loved the homemade pies. Interesting decor oldy worldy with lots of history.

Thank Tracey A
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The coffee is wonderful, we drop in when ever we can. Full bodied strong coffee with a great kick. The food is nice too!

Thank AllanOrewa
KGCafe, Owner at Kauri Gum Store Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

Many thanks for your comment and we look forward to your visit again

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped off for brunch and glad we did. Served up the best coffee we have had in a long time, hot and strong. We ordered the chicken salad and the N.Y.Rueben, thumbs up for both. Great little spot to hang out on a rainy Sunday....More

Thank Corinna9
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We often meet friends of ours who live in Riverhead here. I particularly like the Protein Lunch. Friendly welcome even when we go in without the locals.

Thank gaiteiro
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Good coffee (second time), good food, good service, what more do you want on a Sunday for brunch. Be aware the coffee is double shot so if you don't like strong coffee as for a single shot. My mother found the coffee too strong the...More

Thank hobokiwi
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

No air conditioning inside, staff were struggling with the heat and commented that it was 32degrees inside, everyone had to sit outside. We ordered 2 coffees and after waiting for 15 minutes we went to check how much longer it was going to take, staff...More

Thank susanatomaz
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Food was good Service was very slow. They did not appear to be busy but we still had to wait 25 minutes between drinks arriving and food even though there were no cooked orders.

Thank Allan L
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New Zealand
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 School Road, Riverhead, Auckland 0820, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Riverhead
  • Phone Number: +64 9-412 9555
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A quaint little rustic cafe in riverhead selling homemade pies cakes and slices along with an all day breakfast and lunch menu Serving "brazil coffee" Open 7 days a week - Coffee to go from 7am
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