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12 James St, Whangarei, New Zealand
(09) 438 2921
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
New and very improved!

Friendly helpful staff, a great new menu and good strong coffee! Am impressed with the care the staff have taken to make this space look inviting and welcoming.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
luluhawk
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Northland Region, New Zealand
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Northland Region, New Zealand
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Friendly helpful staff, a great new menu and good strong coffee! Am impressed with the care the staff have taken to make this space look inviting and welcoming.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

We have been travelling around top north island and on 2 ocassions we have had coffee and avo and tomato on toast - yum yum. Coffee is top class. Mike and Lynn

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Fresh would be one of my favorite cafes to eat at. The staff are wonderfully friendly and the meals are delicious. Great coffee as well :-) In central Whangarei and the place to be.

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

Having recently moved to Whangarei from Auckland my husband and I have been trying out the local breakfast places and we were blown away with the superb food at Fresh. Really good, stands up to the best Auckland places. Great team working the kitchen and table service, Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

Consistent excellent food, friendly staff and great coffee. We choose 9 times out of 10 to eat here when we are in town.

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Auckland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Right from the start the service was the best. The manager opened the door for us as we had a pram. Welcomed us in and made room for us. Food was well priced and we didn't have to wait long. Staff were all helpful and friendly. Definitely would recommend.

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Totally delicious, definitely going back! Pizza was the best/healthy we've had! Recommended to friends

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We often go there on a Sunday morning for breakfast or brunch, would have to be one of the best places we have ever been too. The staff are so friendly and helpful, and nothing is too much trouble.

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014 via mobile

You might walk straight by and not even notice this place is here. In my opinion it could do with a revamp and some decent signage outside. But do go in..... The food is some of the best in the town and the cakes are to die for. The coffee too is fabulous with some great baristas!!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Fantastic cafe. Lovely food and amazing service. Good kids menu and a good range of choices for adults. Very family friendly - my 3 yr old accidentally knocked over a glass of water and the staff were immediately on hand to help clean up and make sure we were ok.

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Address: 12 James St, Whangarei, New Zealand
Phone Number: (09) 438 2921
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei

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  • Address: 12 James St, Whangarei, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: (09) 438 2921

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