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Serenity Cafe

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Cafe, New Zealand, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free
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Shop 6 | Whangarei Town Basin, Whangarei, New Zealand
09-430-0841
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7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Central venue and in walking distance around the loop to walk around,visit the museum, the city centre is easy to find and to walk to,and lots of coffee shops to try. Ohara shopping centre is also in walking distance from this cafe

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Thank marianstringer
Whangarei, New Zealand
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53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great cafe food here. So so busy and can be hard to grab a table. They have amazing home made pies! A great selection on the menu. I didn't like the creamy mushroom with my omelette- so would pass on mushrooms next time. Fabulous wedges and amazing nachos. Nice milk shakes, but coffee is just OK. They have water bowls... More 

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Thank familyof6nz
Whangarei, New Zealand
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yummy food and right at the marina caters for everyone. The children love going good there. Great selection friendly staff and reasonable prices.

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Thank Diane S
Whangarei, New Zealand
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have dined here many times. In centre of town close to new city walkway. Good range of all day dining but not for dinner

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Thank Frances M
Whangarei, New Zealand
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This café has the freshest food all the time, service is great and love their pies. The lunch time is so full of vibrant atmosphere with lovely table inside and outside. The staff are always helpful and nothing is to much trouble

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Thank Suzan305
Northland
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Serenity is very consistent with the quality of food and drinks. There is a great range of breakfasts available and lunch dishes as well. We are regular visitors.

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Thank Diamonds2
Brisbane, Australia
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113 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our lunch, very popular place, difficult to find a seat! Tasty food and a good variety of it. Coffee was good quality.

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Thank Queenslander2013
Whangarei, New Zealand
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Consistently good food, coffee and service. I can always count on Serenity to deliver. Keep up the good work and thanks.

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Thank Vivvib
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

This Café has lovely food and at great prices. From a full breakfast to a range of cabinet food they seem to cater to all needs. Also i like the location and have always found the staff very friendly. Once i took my nephew there and he spilt his fluffy and lady made him a new one straight away, no... More 

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Thank Eddie S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Great food, quick service and no surcharge on a public holiday. Situated in the town basin makes it a great place to stop.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 6 | Whangarei Town Basin, Whangarei, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: 09-430-0841
Description
We have indoor booth seating as well as tables for couples and tables for four. If you are a big family don't be shy to ask our friendly staff to join tables, we are more than happy to do that for you. Outside are more tables and seating with umbrellas for shade. A view of our Clock museum with flowers surrounding a huge sundial gives plenty to entertain visually while enjoying your meal. Tour buses regularly arrive not far from our doorstep with lots of parking and a big play area for children just around the corner. Feedback is essential for constant improvement which we welcome gladly. We hope you enjoy your meal, From all the staff at Serenity Cafe :)

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