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The Stables - CLOSED

57 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
+64 3-304 8039
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible12%
Oct 22, 2016
“Best breakfast ever.”
Sep 24, 2016
“Great breakfast”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Contemporary, New Zealand
57 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
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Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Went here for breakfast and so glad we did. Yummo. Best ever. So good we decided to go back for tea. We got pizza. Delicious...great atmosphere and great outside seating area too.

Thank Paula F
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast here recently. Very large and very nice. Really good price. Only just made it to the end of our meals. Friendly fast service. The only bad thing was my hot chocolate and my husband's flat white coffee were only just warm. Would...More

Thank Nicola G
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Had a nice breakfast here - would have loved to been sitting outside - the atmosphere certainly is in the outside courtyard - in side a bit cafeteria ish.

Thank theDayz
Reviewed June 30, 2016

The Stables was the only place we found serving lunch mid-afternoon during the off-season (May). Café located on the main street in Akaroa, with indoor and outdoor sitting. Good food – try the Roasted Pork Sandwich. Friendly and helpful staff.

Thank LCWW
Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

One of the rare ones to be opened on a Sunday for breakfast in winter. Food was amazing, ambience was awesome. Only reason not giving a 5 star is the free wifi wasn't working.

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

We were up late morning Looking for breakfast/brunch alot of places stopped serving breakfast at 11am but stables was inviting and delicious food. Cowboy breakfast, eggs bene, seafood chowder - full of seafood! Highly recommend

Thank Jacqui R
Reviewed May 2, 2016

Lots of street appeal and very inviting courtyard. Stopped here for breakfast after checking-out of Motel. The first pleasant surprise was the menu/cost, very affordable by Akaroa standards. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable. We ordered large coffees and eggs on toast for under $NZ15pp....More

1  Thank Londonbitter
Reviewed March 19, 2016

Best wedges I have ever eaten in my life!!!! The nachos were pretty good too.... and both meals were HUGE!!! We could have shred 1 meal. Service was a little slow and disorganised but glad we waited.

1  Thank SharlsG
Reviewed February 15, 2016

We must have been lucky compared to your other reviewers. We only went here for coffee , which was excellent- strong and bitter, as we like it. Service was friendly and efficient. Lovely setting in the garden. We were there before the shambling hordes from...More

Thank Gregory D
Reviewed February 13, 2016

We had lunch here before going on a dolphin trip, staff were friendly, surroundings were very clean and tidy, food was good although a little high priced

Thank dianna M
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
French, Contemporary, New Zealand
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Akaroa
  • Phone Number: +64 3-304 8039
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