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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely spot to relax for a coffee. Owners are really nice :) Some nice grocery items to buy too :) :)

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed March 18, 2020

This place has the best coffee in town. We spent a few days here over Waitangi weekend and tried numerous coffee institutions in town, this is by far the best. Had great service and a great selection of high end food retail products, perfect to...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 3, 2020 via mobile

Although small in size this cafe has a big heart and commitment to good service. Great place for good coffee and a range of healthy drinks. We enjoyed our well made morning coffees and the savoury cheese scones. There is indoor and outdoor seating plus...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 31, 2020

Great to be back after ten years, owners have changed. Now it's half cafe half store. Great cakes and snacks, very helpful owners. Even let us have the daily paper shortly before closing.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed November 26, 2019 via mobile

After looking around all the overpriced restaurants and cafes in Akaroa, we settled on this quaint little store.. we just wanted a snack.. the lovely staff there toasted some great sandwiches and made beautiful coffees and teas for us... we also bought some local foodstuffs...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed November 17, 2019 via mobile

Popped in here to get a few artisan essentials and found they did vegan smoothies. Have come back every day since because they were so good.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed November 2, 2019 via mobile

We enjoyed a great coffee here, it was shot and strong. The rest of the place was nothing unusual with a number of canned items for sale.

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed August 3, 2019

Our local friend said a visit to Akoroa is not complete, without dropping in to taste there fabulous coffee and have a bite, (we tried the fruit loaf) at this artisan eatery, it did did not disappoint. It was very busy during our visit, however...More

Date of visit: July 2019
PGS_Akaroa, Owner at Peninsula General Store, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2019

I am glad that you enjoyed our hospitality, including the sharing of the large table. We look forward to seeing you next visit.

Reviewed July 2, 2019

On a recent weekend visit to Akaroa we went for coffee at the Peninsula General Store. The coffee was so good we went back three times. The service was friendly and efficient. Highly recommend this to any great coffee lovers

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

Stopped at this delightful café on a busy Easter weekend where people had flocked to Akaroa - it bustled with bonne homme, coffees bring made by the score and good food. Another delight was the area reserved for selling fab general store goods - found...More

Date of visit: April 2019
PGS_Akaroa, Owner at Peninsula General Store, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2019

Thanks for your positive feedback. Glad you enjoyed our hospitality and look forward to catching up next time.

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