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“Worse Bfast with worse service”
1 of 5 bubbles Review of Why Not Cafe

Why Not Cafe
Ranked #17 of 57 Restaurants in Kaikoura
Cuisines: Cafe, New Zealand
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Good for: Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Worse Bfast with worse service”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2012

Just ate with two children, ordered bfast and pancake with mix berries.
Gosh, the worse food we experienced in NZ. The worst value.

The lady who took the orders, no smile at all, no patience whatsoever. The same lady clean the table next to ours, was very rough on the chair, and just banged it againts the table. No consideration at all that there are customers next to it.

Dont ever visit the place.

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  • Dutch first
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  • French first
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  • Italian first
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English first
Milton, Georgia
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74 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Friendly Atmosphere”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2011

Had a light breakfast which was quite inexpensive. Liked breakfast so much that we returned for lunch. Toilet facilities are a hoot in that they are out back but they served the purpose.

Visited November 2011
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“So so food”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2011

The food was okay and overpriced. The service was also just okay.

Visited December 2011
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Cozy little cafe”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2011

Nice cafe, food was good, staff were friendly.
This was the best cafe along the Westside that we found

Visited October 2011
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Kaikoura, New Zealand
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
“Worth the stop”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2011

Great friendly staff. Great service. Food is standard cafe food and prices are not bad. Public Holidays have 15% surcharge. Has an outside area as well as indoors. If you want good food then stop here. If you expect restuarant standards then don't bother.
Have noticed some of comments on here and really don't agree.

  • Visited October 2011
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Thank D S
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