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Plume Cafe

$$ - $$$, Cafe, European
Matakana Wharf Road, Matakana, Auckland 0985, New Zealand
+64 9-422 7915
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good19%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“bread” (24 reviews)
“cakes” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
New Zealand, Cafe, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Matakana Wharf Road, Matakana, Auckland 0985, New Zealand
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Plume Cafe
1. IN THE HEART OF MATAKANA!
Plenty of parking space and GREAT OUTDOOR SEATING - ENJOY THE SUN!
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2. BEST BAKERY IN MATAKANA!
Delicious Breads and Pastries baked on site - friendly Bakers !
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3. FOOD, COFFEE, WINE!
Great Food, Coffee, Wine while you relax indoors or outdoors,A LOCAL!
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11 - 20 of 137 reviews

Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

We have been here many times- always consistently good . In winter the fire is lit and nice and cozy. The homemade breads and patisseries are excellent and can sell out. Lunch is great value for money with restaurant style food at reasonable prices. Outside...More

Thank ironfamilyNewZealand
Farida C, Owner at Plume Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2017

Thank you ironfamilyNewZealand for taking the time to put down this review! Plume Café now has a new menu so do look forward to seeing you again, soon!

Reviewed July 6, 2017

Went here for breakfast, somehow our order got lost but credit to the guy in charge refunded our money for the food, and as these things happen we were greatful for that. Food was very goodMore

Thank Jeanette R
Farida C, Owner at Plume Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2017

Hi Jeanette - thank you so much for your understanding and moreover for taking the time to put down this review! We are so sorry this happened to you but have taken the opportunity to strengthen our systems in-house! We are glad you found the...More

Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Yummy sumptuous meal is being served at this posh cafe. Nice for breakfast and brunch too. Good for the entire family as they all serve freshly baked bread and brewed coffee. It's a nice stop over place in matakana . Ideal for family as they...More

Thank ynaski
Farida C, Owner at Plume Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2017

Hi Ynaksi - we appreciate the time taken by you to put down this review. Quite thrilled to be called "posh" in little Matakana! Our bakers love baking fresh breads and pastries every morning and right now are working on new ideas! So do visit...More

Reviewed July 2, 2017

First of all, Kudos to the manager ans staffs who served the food. Service was above expectation. food was also great, worth the money. I would love to come back again. :)

Thank Jehudiel John F
Farida C, Owner at Plume Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2017

Hi Jehudieal John F - thank you for this lovely review! We would absolutely love you to come back too and now more reason - a new menu from tomorrow! So look forward to seeing you again, soon, at PLUME!

Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Visited this cafe twice in one weekend once for lunch once for breakfast. The seafood chowder was devine served in a bread bowl crispy and delicious. The breakfasts the next day fresh and lovely. But the most outstanding part of the visit was the customer...More

Thank tinalee2015
Farida C, Owner at Plume Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2017

Hi Tinalee - we are so happy to read this review - the Seafood Chowder is a local winter favourite at Plume Café! Loved the bit about the "outstanding part of the visit being the CUSTOMER SERVICE" - our menu changes from tomorrow so do...More

Reviewed June 4, 2017

I arranged for a large group of 25 to have high tea at Plume Cafe. From my initial dealings with the Manager, Stephen the whole event went seamlessly. Stephen was very accommodating and arranged for the chefs to stay back and make meals for the...More

Thank Gulf Harbour New Zealand
Farida C, Owner at Plume Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2017

Thank you so much for this wonderful review! It is so nice to know that your mile stone celebration went off so well! Yes we are indeed very proud of our staff and they do a marvellous job! Look forward to seeing you back at...More

Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Just when you think you are onto a winner, it turns into your average dog and duck restaurant. Collectively we spent a hundred dollars for three meals, with coffees and one side. This arrived in one hour and with zero sympathy from the waiter. The...More

2  Thank James D
Farida C, Owner at Plume Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2017

Hi James - Plume Café is a little local Café in Matakana and well appreciated by all. Yes it is true that during the recent Long Weekend we had a certain time when all guests poured in at the same time - after a very...More

Reviewed May 18, 2017

Great service. Lovely afternoon tea & plenty of it. Beautifully presented & good value. Plenty of parking. Recommend you try it. Great gluten free for 2 of us at no extra cost, as long as booked in advance.

Thank brendaab2015
Farida C, Owner at Plume Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2017

Hi Brenda - so happy to read you enjoyed your Mother's Day High Tea with us at Plume Café! Yes it is an amazing deal in lovely surroundings! Do visit us again and thank you for taking the time to put down this review.

Reviewed May 17, 2017

Three of us booked in for high tea and all left very satisfied. Friendly and efficient service and wonderful savoury and sweet treats. Thanks to all the team at Plume Cafe.

Thank jo-and-mike99
Farida C, Owner at Plume Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2017

Hi Jo and Mike - thank you for taking the time to put down this review - we appreciate the same! So glad you enjoyed your High Tea at Plume! Look forward to seeing you again, soon!

Reviewed May 14, 2017

Went in on the off chance for Mothers Day. Despite being hugely busy the host could not have been more welcoming and accommodating. Worked out a way to squeeze us in whilst dealing with the mass of people that Mothers Day brings all Cafe's and...More

Thank Duke_Prospero
Farida C, Owner at Plume Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2017

Thank you Duke_Prospero - it is so wonderful to read this review! We appreciate the same, highly! Shall convey it to all at Plume Café. Look forward to seeing you at Plume again, soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$11 - $20
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Matakana Wharf Road, Matakana, Auckland 0985, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Matakana
  • Phone Number: +64 9-422 7915
Description
A delightful cafe with indoor and outdoor seating and Bakery and Patisserie with takeaways or breakfest and lunch or beverages or all.Families and Children welcome
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