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The Reserve Hutt

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72 West End, Kaikoura, New Zealand
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent lunch for the whole family

Best coffee we had on our whole South Island trip accompanied with excellent food, prepared to a high standard, totally delivering on its menu description. Family of five & all five were extremely satisfied customers!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
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Hastings, New Zealand
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Hastings, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Best coffee we had on our whole South Island trip accompanied with excellent food, prepared to a high standard, totally delivering on its menu description. Family of five & all five were extremely satisfied customers!!

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 via mobile

I visited after recommendation of friends. Good coffee and tried fruit slice ...chewy and tasty...plenty of parking and seating outside.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

In hind sight I probably should have ordered a real breakfast, but I was disappointed with my bacon buttie. Perhaps 2 slices of bread would have been better and made the meal not feel like a bit like I'd been cheated... The coffee was fantastic though. Will return for a better breakfast option next time

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

My wife and I came here for brunch and we're not disappointed. The waffles were delicious and so was the battered mussels. The portions were a good size for the price so you don't go away hungry! Best coffe I have had in ages better than a lot of the cafes in christchurch!! So good I had two. Highly recommended... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

Nice little place with friendly staff. Banana/bacon waffles were a real highlight. The gulls were an annoyance.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Went in with my family. We ordered a fish, salad, and a cabinet sandwich. The food was exceedingly tasty and I would definitely go back. However, the food did take a half hour to come out, so if you're in a hurry, probably pass it up.

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

We had a fish burger with fries and Seafood chowder! They were both to die for. We heard this is the best place to get coffee in Kaikoura too, so when we come back we will not hesitate to return! Delicious! Thanks heaps to the friendly staff. :)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We really enjoyed the food and drink. Seafood chowder was great, but the kitchen and restroom have so many flies buzzing around which is not very pleasant.

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Picton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Have to say this place had the best coffee and the best hot chocolate on our trip. the hot choc was espcially nice - almost had to ask them hopw they made it. The staff were very friendly and chatty. We had chicken salad which was very fresh.

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Kaikoura, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

This is the best place for coffe in Kaikoura. The muffins are also delicious. Great service and staff great

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Address: 72 West End, Kaikoura, New Zealand
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Kaikoura
Cuisine: Cafe

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  • Address: 72 West End, Kaikoura, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Kaikoura

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  • Cuisine: Cafe

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