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Serenity Cafe

Shop 6 | Whangarei Town Basin, Whangarei, New Zealand
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Ranked #13 of 83 Restaurants in Whangarei
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: Contemporary
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: We have indoor booth seating as well as tables for couples and tables for four. If you are a big family don't be shy to ask our friendly staff to join tables, we are more than happy to do that for you. Outside are more tables and seating with umbrellas for shade. A view of our Clock museum with flowers surrounding a huge sundial gives plenty to entertain visually while enjoying your meal. Tour buses regularly arrive not far from our doorstep with lots of parking and a big play area for children just around the corner. Feedback is essential for constant improvement which we welcome gladly. We hope you enjoy your meal, From all the staff at Serenity Cafe :)
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English first
Whangarei
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great position next to the Bus depot with a large variety of food whether it be breakfast or lunch or morning and afternoon teas, very friendly staff.

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Moerewa, NZ
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52 reviews 52 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Todays fresh fish with chips or salad was Gurnard. The menu advertised at as fresh and it certainly was. Chips nicely good and dry, Wife had the salad again very nice. Price was $18.00 per serving which I reckon is very fair for the meal you get. Lost track of how many times I/ we have eaten there, and don't... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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98 reviews 98 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Great location on waterfront, not with basin view but very pleasant. Food is more like tearooms with all day breakfast and a few specialities. A lot of fried food but it is all well cooked, fresh and nicely presented. Great place for breakfast or a naughty treat. Always busy, speaks for itself. MUCH cheaper than the other options in the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

This cafe is Well overrated on here. We were 6 people for lunch of which two were kids. It was a standard meal, with absolutely nothing extrodinary ABOUT it. The service was good, but they did not offer childrens portions and we had to split an adult meal for the kids. My wrap was pretty average, but ok. I do... More 

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Christchurch
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Big menu, doesn't look too flash walking in but the food is delicious. Fast, friendly service despite being a busy Sunday morning. Would highly recommend eating here.

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We live in Whangarei & visit this cafe quite often. We have taken family & friends & they all agree that it is an excelent place to eat or just for a coffee. for me the best thing is that they offer some Gluten free options necessary for my health!!.Service is always good even when they are busy & always... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We had a great breakfast here - despite being busy, our meals arrived within a reasonable timeframe. There is plenty of seating both inside and outside the cafe. We had the eggs Benedict and the pancakes with bacon & banana. Both were generous portions and tasty. The coffee however, was disappointing - we ordered medium size and they came in... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

always great customer service, well priced and the food is always amazing! Regular Sunday breakfast for us but also lunch is just so good!

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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127 reviews 127 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We were a group of 7 catching up so went for lunch at Serenity. I had heard the pancakes are the best ever. Yip you are so right. The girls had blueberry pancakes and they were well presented and plump blueberries. some kept for lunch the next day. I had steak and kidney on toast $12 and a great meal.... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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62 reviews 62 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

A small bustling café with a great menu down in the Town Basin in Whangarei. Both inside and outside seating is available. Staff were very friendly and even though the café seemed busy there was not a long wait for meals.

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Address: Shop 6 | Whangarei Town Basin, Whangarei, New Zealand
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisine: Contemporary

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