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Fat Camel

12 Quality Street | Walk through from Cameron or Vine Streets, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
+64 9-438 0831
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“falafel” (47 reviews)
“pita pocket” (21 reviews)
“lamb pie” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
12 Quality Street | Walk through from Cameron or Vine Streets, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the pitas!!! Great menu and very friendly staff. Amazing vegan options. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Shiriya B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really delicious dinner meal here with the family! Quirky and authentic place, a definite hidden gem. We shared a meze plate to start which was beautiful, both in taste and presentation - special shout out to the hummus which was so dreamy and thick. The...More

Thank Kerry W
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Fat Camel staff are always friendly and attentive. The food is always very tasty and wholesome. Good value for money.

Thank R0bm2016
Reviewed 7 November 2017

It was a lovely warm evening to sit outside for dinner. Our first visit and we were keen to try after reading all of the great reviews. Unfortunately the two items I ordered were not available. We got two entrees which were nice but, pretty...More

Thank taniamr2017
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Great place to eat: excellent service and wonderful variety of Mid-East food. Great foodie experience and definitely different.

Thank David S
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Super tasty food, well priced and great service, Fat Camel never fails to deliver a delicious lunch or evening meal in a casual setting.

Thank JeremyNZ71
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

I’ve eaten here a lot and reviewed before but I feel it needs another review because it never fails to produce excellent food of good quality with good service. Whatever your secret is please keep doing it.

Thank thatoldbloke
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Such a great experience. Always consistent with wireless quality, service, costs and amount of food. So healthy and delicious. Certainly one of the best places to eat in the North

Thank cafegeoff
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We went there in early September 2017. The Israeli food served here was good, rather authentic in nature. The pricing of the food is reasonable and service was terrific. Do drop by this cafe for nice Israeli food.

Thank Wai Kit F
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Fresh and healthy lunches and dinners with a variety of Turkish dishes. Really fresh and well priced. Small and friendly with a great atmosphere. Clean and tidy. Good central location.

Thank waalkens
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Quality Street | Walk through from Cameron or Vine Streets, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-438 0831
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Casual dining for breakfast, lunch or dinner, cafe with off street outdoor seating. Fresh, healthy and tasty Israeli food. Plenty to offer no matter what your dietary requirements, be it meat lover, vegetarian, vegan, or gluten free. Friendly atmosphere, counter service during the day and waiter service from 6pm. Park in Vine Street Car-park or on Cameron and walk through to Quality Street.
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