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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
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646 Port Road, Whangamata, New Zealand (Formerly Cafe Rossini)
+64 7-865 6117
08:00 - 22:00
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Thu 08:00 - 16:00
Fri - Wed 08:00 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Great cabinet and kitchen food. This is a busy cafe on the main Street so in Jan and Feb you may have to wait for a table. Good food and coffee.

Thank Kylough19
Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

This used to be the go to place for out of towners in Whangamata. It hasn’t kept pace with changing tastes. The coffees are ok, but not outstanding. The smoothies (still served in kitchen jars – really) are more ice and less fruit than previously. Scones and muffins are adequate. 646 serves dinner some nights in the summer, but we... More 

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Right from the get go this cafe was terrible. Got ignored by 3 staff members before finally getting served. They were standing idle behind the counter then turned around and refused to serve, pretended to be busy. The food was very overpriced and the drink I had barely had any taste. Spoilt little brats working there, only there to socialise... More 

Thank tanz320
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast and great coffee. Staff were really welcoming and attentive. Breakfast was superb. Coffee was nice and strong

Thank gcnz
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Surprised to see a Mexican joint in Whangamata when we were in town for New Years so decided to have dinner there with friends . Rang ahead to reserve a table and was seated and drink orders taken quickly , drinks arrived promptly (GOOD Margaritas!). Food order was taken and when then waited close to two hours for it to... More 

Thank racefan243
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Went for a drink and nibbles and listen to live music guy with a guitar. Great atmosphere and delicious seafood basket. They forgot to bring my glass of wine but happily refunded my money.

Thank Misty C
Singapore, Singapore
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This places rules. Get the fish tortillas. Also super generous on the wine pours. Would trade again.

Thank James D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on our way through and we were really pleasantly surprised ! Delicious Vietnamese fish cakes and my husband had the chicken and hallumi stack. Very pleased!

Thank Helen_g13
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Popular lunch spot; huge choice - my prawn and scallop salad was generous with the seafood - and cabbage

Thank jeizza
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

I have eaten here several times during my one week stay in Whangamata and enjoyed every visit. The staff are young and friendly service is good food is very good. A great choice for breakfast or lunch.

Thank Bruce L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$17
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 646 Port Road, Whangamata, New Zealand (Formerly Cafe Rossini)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Whangamata
  • Phone Number: +64 7-865 6117
SixfortySix is positioned in the heart of Whangamata’s main street. Our commitment is to; create an atmosphere of splendor to be enjoyed by all. Gravity espresso coffee, freshly baked pastries & homemade artisan delights. Dine in or take away, it’s your choice! Seasonal readiness of produce necessitates regular revision of the menu, however familiarity is usually only a mouthful away. SixfortySix offers alfresco dining amongst the action of the main street an ideal place to meet during the balmy summer. We take great satisfaction in delighting our costumers with something new and exciting; Life's troubles melt away when shrouded in the atmosphere of unadulterated desire & relaxation. Private functions welcomed!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?