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Vinbrux Bakery & Kaffeehaus

36B Arun Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
+64 22 361 4950
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“rye bread” (2 reviews)
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German, Cafe, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
36B Arun Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Best pies I've ever had anywhere in the world. This bakery is a hidden gem in Oamaru. Wish I could have stayed longer, just to go back again!!!

Thank Andrew_Jamey1
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Walked up the hill to get away from the tourist crowds and found this delightful place. Doesn't look like much, but was great. Clearly family owned and run. Lovely atmosphere with piano being played. Had lunch followed immediately by cake and coffee. Service was quick....More

Thank Erich v
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a quick morning tea break service was excellent and fast coffee was good and the Black Forest gateau is to die for will definitely be back

Thank ThompsonM22
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Welcoming as usual & great selection if food. I'm very keen to try the asparagus soup with orange & almonds. Sounds yummy!

Thank Jenni C
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We came here in a recommendation of a friend.... oh and how glad we were that we went there!!!! We ended up buying up half the shop!!! The mutton and garlic pie & steak and mushroom pie were seriously delicious, with the most buttery scrummy...More

Thank findlarasofia
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Good selection of European breads and cakes. Their lunch special is excellent value, usually a soup or quiche, slice of cake and a coffee. We go here regularly for lunch on a Sunday.

Thank zedelfor
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The Kaffeehaus (formerly Vinbrux Biscuits) is a short drive from the middle of town in popular South Hill, opposite Fenwick Primary School. I called in there this morning for coffee and a treat, as I don't eat chocolate eggs. I chose the Black Forest Gateau,...More

Thank dragonwebb
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Cosy café, very good German sourdough bread! Also broad selection of coffee, cakes and biscuits! Recommended!

Thank Xzsvenne
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

As a German living in NZ for 9 years, I had to pay Vinbrux a visit. Very friendly service and interior. The coffee was awesome and the Sacher Torte to die for. Will return and try their lunch too.

Thank DBurning
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Visited here to purchase some continental breads, unfortunately we arrived in the afternoon and most had sold out already. We did manage to purchase a german half rye bread which was a lovely sourdough style and a very heavy bread in the german style. Next...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$3 - US$9
German, Cafe, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
08:30 - 14:30
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36B Arun Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Oamaru
  • Phone Number: +64 22 361 4950
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We run a german bakery with organic breads, biscuits and patisserie. You can sit down in our Kaffeehaus and enjoy a cup of coffee ,our cakes or or lunch menu.
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