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1047 Purangi Road, Whitianga 2856, New Zealand
07 866 0307
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 9:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
nice place, good food!

had a nice piece of pie, a great coffee. not a lot of choice, but what's on the menu is fine. served by friendly staff. spot in Flaxmill Bay is great.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
lieuwe17
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Auckland, New Zealand
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Auckland, New Zealand
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108 reviews 108 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

had a nice piece of pie, a great coffee. not a lot of choice, but what's on the menu is fine. served by friendly staff. spot in Flaxmill Bay is great.

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Hastings
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 NEW

$7 for a small smoothie. $6.50 for a small as slice of carrot cake. Advertise free wifi - but don't tell you it's only if you buy food, after you have bought a drink. Witnessed poor food hygiene practices - touching cake and forks with fingers. Average service and art.

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Birmingham
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58 reviews 58 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Clean, nice setting reasonable coffee (not great). Fun art but no one would buy at those prices! Food selection reasonable

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Cheviot
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Wonderful laid back cafe with good food. We went for lunch which was great, and friends went for dinner and found it really good.

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Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
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101 reviews 101 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

don't miss this one, it is so much fun! and there is some wonderful food to be tasted and enjoyed, the chef/proprieter is a superb cook, imaginative and very skilful. We had a superb meal, despite a power failure, and would warmly recommend this to anyone who can get to Cooks Bay. At the end of the meal, the proprietor,... More 

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Vancouver, BC, Canada
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12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

I dined here about 4 years ago and was pleasantly surprised to see it was still open. Our dinner was spectacular in every way - seafood platter for two was a great taster, fresh fish of day was gurnard in macadamia crust, which was stunning, sauce a little too much in quantity, salad greens fresh from garden and lightly dressed... More 

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Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Four of us visited here for breakfast...Owner (Dave) was awesome, making us feel welcome, giving us cheek and cooking us a fabulous breakfast. If you are seeking a fabulous atmosphere which is a bit different from the ordinary....make sure you visit here.....Can't wait to have dinner here one night when Dave starts singing !!

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Thames, New Zealand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Have been there several times for snacks, coffee lunches and last monbday took the ferry over and walked to the cafe only to find it shut! Disappointed!!! Later found out they are frequently closed on mondays but not always. So whatcan they do, perhaps a notice on thw Whitianga wharf could let prospective customers know if they are open or... More 

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NZ
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49 reviews 49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Great organic coffee and selection of organic foods. Lovely garden to sit out in the sun or shade and eat in with arts for sale.

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Whitianga, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

We had afternoon tea at this cafe. There was not a lot left to choose from, but at 2.30 in the afternoon this is to be expected. I had a lovely muffin, and my friend had a really yummy piece of Baileys cheesecake. The garden setting amongst the mature tress is so nice on a really hot afternoon.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1047 Purangi Road, Whitianga 2856, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Whitianga
  • Phone Number: 07 866 0307
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm

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