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“Top breakfast”
Review of Cafe Encounter

Cafe Encounter
Ranked #7 of 61 Restaurants in Kaikoura
Certificate of Excellence
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Ocean view cafe with a varied breakfast and lunch offerring, with GF and vegetarian options available. Great coffee and a varied selection of teas. Wide selection of cold drinks, juices and delicious smoothies! Fresh produce and daily fresh baking.
Reviewed January 20, 2013

We had just swum with the dolphins and so were very hungry. The food was a real surprise - very varied menu and beautifully presented.

Thank Rupert E
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Cafe-Encounter1, Front Office Manager at Cafe Encounter, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2013

Just a quick note to thank you for your review. As if the dolphins weren't suprise enough! :-) Delighted to read that you enjoyed both your tour and your breakfast!

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Reviewed January 18, 2013

Delicious food in lovely decorated cafe, very friendly staff. Great breakfasts and lunches. Good, if you are doing the dolphin encounter or just on its own

Thank Christine S
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Cafe-Encounter1, Front Office Manager at Cafe Encounter, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2013

Hi Christine just a quick note to thank you allbeit a little belatedly for your review - thrilled that you enjoyed dining with us on your visit! :-)

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Reviewed January 17, 2013

good food, good coffee, great view.
a perfect way to round off your dolphin encounter before starting the day! customers from the swim get 10% off drinks, as well as merchandise from the store (:

Thank Ben K
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Cafe-Encounter1, Front Office Manager at Cafe Encounter, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2013

Thanks so much for your review Ben. I love the eggs bene too and your photograph has made me hungry! ;-)

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Reviewed January 16, 2013

Dine here for lunch or a snack whenever I can, would recommend it to my friends, well worth the visit.

Thank Linda P
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Cafe-Encounter1, Front Office Manager at Cafe Encounter, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2013

Hi Linda thanks so much for your review! We're always pleased to welcome you back when you come in....your friends too! :-)

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Reviewed January 8, 2013

Fresh salad in a town that sold chips with almost everything. Such a treat. The scrambled eggs were great also.

Thank June L
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Cafe-Encounter1, Front Office Manager at Cafe Encounter, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2013

Thanks for your review June. We do try to maintain a varied choice on our menu and we're pleased to read you enjoyed the salad! :-)

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