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“Great Breakfast Stop”
Review of Beach House Cafe

Beach House Cafe
Ranked #8 of 60 Restaurants in Kaikoura
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $17
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Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Description: A homely old villa with different seating areas, kids play room, private back deck away from road. Lunch on the run or sit and enjoy. Fantastic gluten free menu for tho who need it. Evenings also in summer months and winter by arrangement for groups. Private functions are welcome. Licensed Cafe :)
Reviewed November 18, 2013

We had stopped here before for lunch when heading to Picton to do a wine tour with Sounds Connections, this time on the way back we thought we would try a breakfast and we weren't disappointed, the coffee was great the food was cooked and presented well. They had current newspapers even though it was early and Kaikoura is not even close to where the papers are printed.
The building is obviously and old house and that means that there can be quite a few people there but they are in a different part of the building.
The toilets were clean and fresh.
The Pricing was good as well.

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Thank Bedouin29
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KaikouraBeachHouse, Manager at Beach House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2014

Hi we are glad you've enjoyed your experience with us a few times!! Thank you

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Reviewed November 8, 2013

Best eggs benne in town, with their obviously home made hollandiase sauce and the potato herb bake, very delicious, with lashings of bacon and fantastic coffee there is nothing to complain about

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Thank NikauLodge
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KaikouraBeachHouse, Manager at Beach House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2014

Thanks!! Yip we are all about home made round here! Everything's made on including all sauces relish chutneys etc. :)

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Reviewed November 3, 2013

The seafood chowder was amazing - the Nachos very good too and the atmosphere were really enjoyable. There are lots of cool rooms but best of all, there's an outdoor terrace at the back which we didn't find till the end of the visit - sadly as it was brill.

The staff were great and the coffee brilliant. I would definitely go back next time I'm home in NZ.

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Thank vornFree
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KaikouraBeachHouse, Owner at Beach House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2014

Thank you!!! We are glad you liked everything about our place and hope you can make it back one day:)

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Reviewed October 24, 2013

The service was slow, the food was cold, the poached eggs were as hard as bullets, and the hollandaise sauce was invisible!!!

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KaikouraBeachHouse, Owner at Beach House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2013

Oh sooty I find this surprising. Eggs benedict is our signature dish, the locals return for it all the time. We also use free range eggs so the hollandaise sauce is always thick and bright, far from transparent. I would really like to no the day you visited so I can give our team your feedback. Much appreciated and thanks for your opinion.

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Reviewed October 23, 2013 via mobile

Great cafe, awesome service, best coffee in town . So glad I found this place have been to a few in town and this is the best . Food options are plenty . Great gluten free options.

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KaikouraBeachHouse, Owner at Beach House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2013

Thanks we're glad you enjoyed everything, especially our wide gluten free range:)

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