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Botanix Cafe

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Central Avenue, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
+64 9-430 4070
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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268 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Food is basic but adequate. Service depends on mood of staff, very hit and miss. Setting in garden centre is pleasant.

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Thank Angus L
Whangarei, New Zealand
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Good coffee, pleasant atmosphere, lovely staff and the best date scones in town! What more could you want? The scones are PACKED with dates, clearly home made (by the lovely cook on-site) and they remind me of my mother's from many years ago. When I was last there, my order was a little slow and I was presented with not... More 

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Thank RozziNorth
Whangarei, New Zealand
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230 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed May 8, 2016

Came here for Mothers day lunch. It wasn't too busy as there were always a few vacant tables. We were told there was a 40 minute wait for a cooked lunch which was nice they told us at the start. I had a prawn turkish salad at $17. It was just an ok salad not too much to rave about.... More 

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Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed November 11, 2015

Although the food is nothing to rave about and quite pricey for what it is, the surroundings are tranquil and pretty to look at. If you look for a quiet place to have a nice chat with a friend or two, this cafe is quite adequate.

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Thank 1Maya23
Whangarei, New Zealand
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed April 23, 2015

Lovely young staff. Same old cafe/trying for Italian style food. Sauces over everything by the bucketload. Bland coffee and SPARROW POO EVERYWHERE. Which is just yuck......

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Thank Angela and Mike R
Whangarei, New Zealand
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230 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed August 27, 2014

This is a great place for a group to catch up for lunch. Lunch is very large if not too big for lunch maybe go halves next time

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Thank Anne255371
Whangarei, New Zealand
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47 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed February 4, 2014

Good selection of food and drink, lovely garden outlook to sit and relax with friends or safely alone, good service too. Friendly staff. I go here regularly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Central Avenue, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-430 4070

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