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76 Marsden Rd, Paihia 0211, New Zealand
+64 9-402 8147
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had two breakfasts in a week there. Good food, very tasty. Eggs done perfectly and french toast is really good.

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Thank Jeffrey S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Just returned from brunch at this upstairs restaurant with great views over the Bay! I had french toast with bacon and a generous side of sliced fresh fruit! My companions had eggs benedict which they enjoyed! Only negative was the long time between placing the order and getting the food but we are on holiday so happy to enjoy the... More 

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Thank Gillian S
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A wonderful cafe up the stairs next to westpac bank on the main road through paihia. We came for breakfast both mornings we were here and the food is sensational, with very friendly quick service which is great if you have a boat to catch, and such an amazing view over the bay. Definitely recommend the French toast, omelette and... More 

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Thank Brent81
Coromandel NZ
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had a lovely view of the Harbour while having a couple of cold beers on the deck. I was on the Cruise boat Pacific Pearl & we were transported into Paihia for the day. Just glorious, neat Sunday Market, fabulous crafts, lovely shops & great place to catch my breath with a friend at the Upper Deck for the afternoon.

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Thank Jazz11_10
Bay of Islands, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here before, but not for while - new owners. Nice welcome, great coffee and good breakfast. We had egg Benedict - eggs cooked perfect, bacon cooked crispy and sauce was good too, one strange addition were mushrooms hiding under the bacon, not part of the classic dish but okay. Coffee was very excellent too - will be back... More 

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Thank Bruce C
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had bacon and eggs for breakfast, really good food and smiley service, good views over the bay. No OJ but had apple juice instead.

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Thank Bricey7
Camden NSW
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

i only had coffee here but I went to this cafe deliberately each morning in Paihia as the coffee is superb.

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Thank travelbugged10
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Best Brekki on last day leaving Piahia, views were fantastic, staff was friendly, meals were superb. Recommend A++

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new zealand
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a grabone voucher for here, glad we did, I would have been dissapointed if we had paid full price. We waited for over an hour before we got our 2 mains. 1 main was steak and chips ( steak was over cooked and chips ok) 1 main was their Chermoula Fish (ok, not great and certinaly not Moroccan... More 

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Thank tarsha82
Greater Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food and service. Lovely view of Paihia and the Bay of Islands. Would certainly recommend the breakfast menu.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16
Cuisine
Cafe, International, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Marsden Rd, Paihia 0211, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 8147

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?