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The Little White Rabbit

$$ - $$$
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
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160 Seabury Avenue, Foxton, New Zealand
+64 6-363 7267
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Kapiti Coast, New Zealand
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quaint wee restaurant/cafe, totally unexpected five Starr taste still with a relaxed earthy atmosphere. Fantastic food good size servings and fabulous service. Highly recommended for any setting of numbered patrons especially dinner groups, thoI I thoroughly enjoyed my dinner for one hit the mark with a bulls eye.

Thank Lita E
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With all the great reviews I was so excited to try this place for breakfast on Saturday. Unfortunately sulky looking and apparently mute staff and tasteless dry food means I won't be going back. What a disappointment :(

Thank loretta o
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to try out Little White Rabbit for the first time today. First impressions were good. We loved the pork tacos and my husband approved of his coffee (he has high standards when it comes to coffee) A couple of things put us off a little. This is said with love as we hope to come back but.... The... More 

Thank Sofianna K
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good coffee, craft beers, proper pizza, tacos, complex salads, mac'n cheese ... top cafe food with a relaxed atmosphere. Service could do with a polish but it's well worth supporting. It's becoming a beach institution.

Thank wolfboy73
Levin, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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88 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2017

Read the reviews read the owners story - a new place and it was Ok. Just lacked a bit of finesse. Plenty of staff. Menus on individual clip boards never really impress -the paper a bit shabby. Meal itself very nice, Had to ask for the wine list and that was all hurried. Wine glasses needed a polish -smudgy. Dessert... More 

Thank minnie20315
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely time there, great staff and awesome food, will recommend it to anyone. The atmosphere was great and the map on the wall got us talking with the table next to us, a very intimate place

Thank Happyvivy
Foxton, New Zealand
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017

Pork belly very disappointing. very tough. staff friendly and helpful. Chef not so! Prawn starter, very good.

Thank riorita2016
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Relaxed dining in a rustic seaside setting. Service was good and the menu offered good variety at reasonable prices. My bacon and egg bagel was very tasty and the chips that came with it were up there with the best I have tasted.

Thank stevebro
Foxton, New Zealand
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 8, 2017 via mobile

Great relaxed vibe with lots of choice for food and drinks. Throughly recommended. Foxton and the beach is so on the up!! Charlie Pedersen

Thank ChasPedersen
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

A great place to stop by especially on a Sunday afternoon where you can enjoy a wine, a lovely snack and great live background music.

Thank Karen H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Seabury Avenue, Foxton, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Foxton
  • Phone Number: +64 6-363 7267

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?