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Chocolate Brown Cafe

6 Mill Lane, Warkworth, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-422 2677
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (18 reviews)
“fudge” (14 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, European, New Zealand, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
6 Mill Lane, Warkworth, Auckland, New Zealand
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21 - 30 of 212 reviews

Reviewed May 3, 2017

Stopped in for lunch driving back from Paihia. Have been once before & loved the bucket of French fries. They were just as good this time! We arrived around 11.30 & the place was very busy. Good array of cabinet food & a “blackboard” menu....More

Thank John P
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

We went there for breakfast and were delighted. The paleo breakfast was superb and my husband had the mince on toast with a poached egg. After these enjoyable meals we had really good coffees We started off sitting outside as the sun was shining but...More

Thank RonicaAuckland
ChocolateBrownnz, Manager at Chocolate Brown Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2017

Thanks for your great feedback. We are thrilled you enjoyed your visit with us!

Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

Coffee tasted terrible. A friends 'cronut' was actually just a donut!!! What a disaster. I still gave a 2 star because we were offered free chocolate.More

Thank Elliott R
ChocolateBrownnz, Manager at Chocolate Brown Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2017

Hi there, We are very sorry you did not enjoy your visit to Chocolate Brown. We pride ourselves on good coffee and good service so we will follow up the coffee disaster as it is all good training opportunities for our wonderful staff. Next time...More

Reviewed April 23, 2017

We were taken to Chocolate Brown as part of the Matakana Food & Wine Tour. We tasted different chocolates, all deliciously different. They have a very large variety of chocolates and sweets, including many different licorice sweets. If you have a sweet tooth and love...More

Thank yellowperilhk
ChocolateBrownnz, Manager at Chocolate Brown Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2017

Thanks for your lovely feedback!

Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

Been before and had scone which had a hair in it and they didn't seem to care. That was about a year ago thought I never go back. However decided to give another go. Oh dear our meals came to the table cold What the?????...More

Thank themusketts
ChocolateBrownnz, Manager at Chocolate Brown Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Hi there, We are sorry that this has happened. Customer satisfaction is very important to us and so if you would like to get in touch with me we would love to give you a better dining experience. Thanks so much. Sarah 09 422 2677...More

Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

I felt like a cuppa and something chocolate base before arriving in Auckland so was sure this cafe could deliver. Tea was great, music not so much. Booths a little tired. Staff were friendly. I asked for smallest piece of truffle cake expecting it to...More

Thank TraceyA1966
Reviewed April 16, 2017

Average meal. Nothing spectacular but good value for money. Service was great. Would happily eat there again.

Thank TogetherForever1
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Lots of food choices and great hot chocolate. The cheese rolls are delicious and I loved the lemon tart.

Thank Mjn45
ChocolateBrownnz, Manager at Chocolate Brown Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2017

Hi there, Thanks so much for your great feedback. See you again soon!

Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, great coffee, friendly laid back service, warm offbeat decor. Always has diners, with good reason. Chocolate shop part of the place is also amazing. Forget your diet for just this one time. We look forward to periodic trips from Whangarei to Auckland because...More

Thank fbs999
ChocolateBrownnz, Manager at Chocolate Brown Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2017

Thanks so much for your wonderful feedback. Please introduce yourself next time you are in!

Reviewed April 2, 2017

Avoid the pancakes. Parking at the back. Great home made chocolates and candies Clean toilets. Nice vibe.More

Thank JohnnJudy100
ChocolateBrownnz, Manager at Chocolate Brown Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2017

Hi there, I am really sorry to hear about the pancakes. It would be great to get some specific feedback on this so we can look into how we can improve our pancakes. If you wanted to get in touch with us on info@chocolatebrown.co.nz or...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Mill Lane, Warkworth, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Warkworth
  • Phone Number: +64 9-422 2677
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Description
Award Winning - cafeteria and chocolaterie A Kiwi Styled menu, Handmade Cabinet food and Specialty drinks. Next door in the Chocolaterie are British Sweets, Dutch Licorice, Kiwi lollies, Fresh Fudge and Handmade on-site chocolates. Come and be warmed by our fire in Winter or sit in the sun over a beautiful Kiwi Summer. We would love to see you here soon. Open for Breakfast and Lunch
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