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Oceanside Cafe

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1 Marine Parade, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
07 574 0208
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New Zealand
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22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Quaint little cafe by the waterfront in Mt Maunganui. Lovely staff, good service, and gorgeous decor. We visited with family for coffee and a snack. Can definitely recommend the almond milk latte. But not a lot of vegetarian/vegan foods to choose from, so stuck to good old bowl of chips, which were very nice, but kinda boring :-/ But, it... More 

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Excellent cafe to enjoy breakfast & a great coffee! Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, having a very fresh tasting Eggs Benedict with salmon & avocado.. Perfect coffee too, strong but not bitter.. Add in the friendly service and this cafe is a winner!! Highly recommended!!

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Thank An_Lkey
Opotiki, New Zealand
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66 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

Really nice eggs bene - offer a smaller portion which is great!! Good coffee but im a mocha fan & even the single shot was a bit strong for me. Coffee came out quick & food was pretty close behind.

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Thank Barbara C
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016 via mobile

Pulled pork salad looked lovely but not very tasty, hubby had fish and chips which he enjoyed but fish looked like it came out of a box not freshly done. Have enjoyed cafes surrounding this one more. Would not go back. Although slightly cheaper than the other cafes around it.

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Thank Jason M
Rotorua, New Zealand
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628 reviews
284 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 236 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

A friend and I ate here for breakfast while staying in the Holiday Park across the road. Good views over the beach and always busy. Breakfast prices are ok but like alot of the cafes they seem to have risen. Meal was nice and a reasonable waiting time. Good choices on menu also.

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Thank Strickes
Te Awamutu, New Zealand
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

We called in for brunch. My wife was able to create her own cooked breakfast! Something you can't do in most places! Very obliging! I had French Toast. Our food was well presented and cooked to perfection. The French Toast is a different take on the usual FT, but what difference! Beautiful. Well Done!!

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Thank RabnDazz
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Visited Oceanside with a friend, we ordered our food and coffees. When ordering the server did not know how to charge for an omelette so I said don't worry just make it scrambled eggs with the same fillings, thinking it would make things easier. We ordered another scrambled eggs at the same time. First scrambled eggs came out followed by... More 

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Thank SamNZ04
Tauranga
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93 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

This place can be packed at the weekend & not really any better than several of the local eateries. Prices similar to others along waterfront but something different on menu to others.

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Thank KJGNZ
Kelowna, British Columbia
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77 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

The food was really good if a little overpriced but probably no more than the other restaurants near the beach.. No liquor available at the time we were there but that was supposed to be rectified soon.

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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628 reviews
284 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 236 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

A friend and I had lunch here last week while holidaying at the Mount. Lunch was ok, Teriyaki Chicken, but a little pricey we felt. Good amount on plate and dressing, salad and chicken were very nice. Could have been a little more chicken tho. Good views over the Mount Main Beach. Sometimes it can be very busy along here,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Marine Parade, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga
  • Phone Number: 07 574 0208

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