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Eggsentric Cafe

€€ - €€€Cafe, European,
1047 Purangi Road, Whitianga 3591, New Zealand
+64 7-866 0307
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“carrot cake” (20 reviews)
“ice cream” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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1047 Purangi Road, Whitianga 3591, New Zealand
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Reviewed today via mobile

Lovely arty cafe with great food choices. I tested myself to a decent sized slice of Baileys cheesecake. Yum! The carrot cake also looked pretty damn large and extremely tasty. Not busy here on a Wednesday in October but I’m sure it gets rammed. Decent...More

Thank Becky H
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We popped in here on a beautiful sunny summers day. We had one of their homemade ice creams which were VERY NICE and sat out under the trees after walking around the place. It's an odd place, an old house with the rooms used for...More

Thank CEWatat79
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I was there over the Xmas break with 14 of my guests! It was on the whole a wonderful experience. There were a few mixups, but I guess 'give them some slack ' given the large group. We continued on to enjoy a fantastic day...More

Thank car0lj0y
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Quirky, individual and so 'Coromandel Peninsula'... Hadn't visited Eggsentric in years so I wasn't sure what to expect but we were super impressed with the food and the service, so much so we visited more than once in the few days that we were based...More

Thank ElleNZ16
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The food here was unusual, for example a fish breakfast, well cooked and served with great charm and friendliness. We has breakfast and cake (twice!) There was a big fire and a small shop as well.

Thank hillbabe
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

This hidden gem won't disappoint, everything on the menu is awesome! Carrot cake the star, staff are warm and friendly.

Thank knowledge2015
Reviewed 18 April 2017

really fun place to eat, nice surroundings, great, interesting food and the carrot cake is rightfully 'famous'! Yum. coffee is excellent

Thank J P
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Great salad . Scallops were lovely. Good cafe for breakfast or lunch. Lots of outdoor seating and interesting sculptures. Quick and efficient service. Great ice-cream.

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The visit was a couple of months ago and I cannot recall what my wife and I had to eat. But it was all excellent! We dined outside and it was very pleasant. There are lots of interesting sculptures to look at while you wait....More

Thank waterdave1
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We went to this place for an evening meal. It doesn't make a particularly great first impression -it's a bit of a shambles, and the two lads who looked after us were so laid back they were in danger of falling over. But the food,...More

Thank H3913LQdavidl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1047 Purangi Road, Whitianga 3591, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Whitianga
  • Phone Number: +64 7-866 0307
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We are currently closed, open back up on the 1st October see you then :)
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