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“Delicious coffee break... with cake and takeaway cake to ease my FOMO...”
Review of Kowhai Kitchen

Kowhai Kitchen
Ranked #1 of 2 Restaurants in Tapawera
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Reviewed 27 January 2020 via mobile

Fantastic service with a smile and delicious coffee with cake and pie and slice and take home muffin... hard to know what to ha e as it all looks delicious - and fortunately delivered taste sensations that I was hoping for... yummy delicious...
Highly recommend stopping in and being reminded of what good old fashioned customer service and home baking was all about xxx

Ps - the carrot cake is DEVINE... so are the pies - and the muffins... oh AND the slices... just do many delicious x

Date of visit: January 2020
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kowhai_kitchen, Owner at Kowhai Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2020

Thank you so much, it was lovely meeting you both and hopefully we will see you again

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Reviewed 18 January 2019

Able to sit outside in the sun and enjoy breakfast on 2 occasions. Staff are friendly and the food is good. You are not overloaded with choice in Tapawera but this place is good.

Date of visit: November 2018
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kowhai_kitchen, Owner at Kowhai Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2020

Thank you so much, I am very glad that you enjoyed your experience here. We look forward to seeing you again 😀

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Reviewed 9 January 2019

Look, there's nothing wrong with this place, they made a nice milkshake, the staff were helpful, but nothing rung my bells. The chillier cabinet was half empty, as was the hot food serving bay - perhaps it had been a busy day - or perhaps it's just one of those places.
It's just a stop on route - shame because it felt like it could be something.

Date of visit: January 2019
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kowhai_kitchen, Owner at Kowhai Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2020

I am sorry that your visit wasn't all that you hoped for. Unfortunately this was our first summer running the cafe and it was quite the learning curve. Trying to work out how much food to have available versus what would have to be thrown out at the end of the day. I hope you will come back and try us out again 😀

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