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12 Quality Street, Whangarei, New Zealand
(09) 438 0831
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Ranked #3 of 84 Restaurants in Whangarei
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Middle Eastern
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

Only just made an account on here so still new. Awesome food here and good service! had the lamb pita which was really really nice and my kids enjoyed the vege salad pita, lovely atmosphere and evryone around us seemed to be enjoying themselves as well :D

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Tehran
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

This small cozy restaurant is amazing. Food is lovely. Iner and outer area is nice. In a cozy corner of dead end street but right in the middle of city center. Don't miss the variety of middle eastern sweets there. They would be a perfect match with a coffe after you had enough food there :)

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 NEW

Our local friend took us here because he said they had very good food. We agree! The owner is a lovely man who serves up the most tasty and healthy Israeli food I have eaten in a very long time. My friend had the lamb pita, I had the falafel pita and my hubby had the vegetarian salad pita. All... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Wow, I loved the flavours and variety of this fresh Israeli food.... Too hard to choose a favourite as we ordered a selection and tried each others and were not disappointed; great value; great service and fabulously friendly staff who treat you like they have known you as best friends. And as a coffee snob who is quite particular about... More 

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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Visited once on the way North and .....came again after 1 month and.....came again 2 months later...!!! Such a yummi food and great service. Always open , always tasty and always welcoming staff!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Discovered this place by accident! Love middle eastern food or vegetarian fare then this is the place for you. Very popular with the locals (always a good sign). We had the pita breads, falafel plate and mixed plate. All were fresh and delicious. Totally recommend!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

We were travelling from Doubtless Bay and this place was well worth the stop. Great food, great service and amazing coffee. I need to write 100 characters so I'm just still writing but I do recommend this place.

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Great food, great service. Excellent coffee. Perfect location. Have dined here many many times since they first opened. Food is addictive as it is so tasty and filling.

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4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

On our trip to Whangarei we discovered this little gem,tucked awayin an alley but centrally located.You pay & order @ the counter.They have a selection of beer & wine which went great with my Chicken Shawarma served on a bed of saffron rice,hummus,pickles & tabouleh .My wife had the Chicken pita which was pretty good too. Not bad prices .A... More 

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Auckland
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46 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

At last a great coffee shop in Whangarei. I know its a restaurant as well but all we needed at 10.00 am was a coffee, so I cant comment on the food Handy location and easy parking and you can walk through to the main shopping street So good we went twice

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Address: 12 Quality Street, Whangarei, New Zealand
Phone Number: (09) 438 0831
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
Cuisine: Middle Eastern

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