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Hansen's Cafe - CLOSED

Marsden Road, Paihia, New Zealand
+64 9-402 8526
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good35%
  • Average24%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible16%
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“baked beans” (6 reviews)
“wharf area” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Marsden Road, Paihia, New Zealand
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Reviewed 21 September 2015

Right on the water, which is great. Hansen's breakfast offers 'bottomless coffee', but when I ordered a flat white, was charged the full price for the coffee in addition. Very poor service (in fact, would go as far to say the staff were disengaged and...More

3  Thank Brett O
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Beautiful location. Great food, good value. Very friendly and helpful staff. Location is on Paihia Wharf so can't get much closer to the water. Very enjoyable.

Thank swam1962
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Reviewed 13 July 2015

If you want a really nice breakfast (good selection) but don't want to pay the earth then give this café a go, we had breakfast there on our second morning, Hubby had the '1/2 size breakfast' ad had the hotcakes with blueberries, we both enjoyed...More

Thank AnnieLo1961
Reviewed 16 June 2015

I am a regular to this cafe and the food and coffee are consistently good. Combine the welcoming service and sea views - one of my favourite coffee destinations

Thank Phila987
Reviewed 4 May 2015

We were going to a differnt restaurant but we were ignored... Hansen's was good find. We patiently waited until the trainee got it right. But eggs benedict with salmon, pancakes with bacon and blueberries, homemade muffins were worth the wait.

Thank pinayoz
Reviewed 13 April 2015

My son had the Hansens Big breakfast, it came quickly enough (the previous reviewer had to wait though we got served quickly) and he was happy with the the cooked breakfast. Bottomless coffee a bonus of sorts though rather tasteless coffee. Even a separate flat...More

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

Second day, different restaurant, and again I am asking if they lost my order. So it's a vacation place and one isn't looking for McDonald's speed, but thirty minutes for a simple breakfast when the place isn't full is too long. Food was fine but...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 5 March 2015

They have a very nice Breakfast with bottomless coffee which is really value for money. Coffee is nice and warm. The view from the deck is priceless.

Thank Henriette S
Reviewed 3 March 2015

homemade scones and fresh bakes each day... so yum* cooked full breakie on the verandah with the view of paihia harbour right there*

Thank GrandeBlu12
Reviewed 12 February 2015 via mobile

When I order fish and chips at an ocean front cafe I don't expect to get frozen fish. Big breakfast was very average but cheap and filled a hole.

Thank nicola c
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  • Address: Marsden Road, Paihia, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 8526
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