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Refuel Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe, British,
Western hills Drive | Kensington, Whangarei, New Zealand
+64 9-437 3560
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good51%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
11 Dec 2017
“Relaxing with a good view”
6 Nov 2017
“Great food ad friendly service”
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Cafe, British, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
Western hills Drive | Kensington, Whangarei, New Zealand
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

This is a lovely quiet place to catch up with friends. Easy to hear each other. Sit inside or outside and over look the fields. I had a bacon and egg savoury muffin which wow was fantastic Mostly egg a relish and not too much...More

Thank Anne255371
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Really enjoyed the smoked fish and kumara fish cakes. Tasty and presented well. The cafe is up a long flight of stairs. I was on crutches and was given a swipe card to use the lift. If you can't use the stairs, just ask.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I actually go here 3 times a week, I am a member of the gym attached. The views from the cafe are beautiful, a popular place when sports are on. Good food in a great atmosphere.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We had Great coffee, muffins and Chocolate brownie. all were delicious and fresh. I would recommend this place. Great view over the sports grounds.

Thank nanashazza2014
Reviewed 15 December 2015

On this occasion we were celebrating a birthday, the choice of food was really good. The staff are always pleasant and service excellent.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Be it after a work-out at the gym, or just having a break on the road to somewhere else - this is a little hidden away gem cafe worthwhile spending some time at. Great food for sensible prices - with a fab terrace overlooking the...More

Thank 1Maya23
Reviewed 20 September 2015

The food and coffee were wonderful. We ordered the all-day breakfast and it was very enjoyable. The coffee was piping hot too which is awesome - so few places serve truly hot coffee. Only two small issues .... They didn't ask how we liked our...More

Thank KevinNewtonNZ
Reviewed 10 September 2015

This cafe has an awesome view of Parihaka and Kensington Park. Sitting on the deck on a summers day is wonderful. The staff are excellent and the food even better. Great coffee too.

Thank maccie64
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Refuel CAfe is what it is - a place for those playing various sports or taking part in the various exercise regimes to refuel after an energetic workout. It is a good place to meet up with friends or to have a good catch up...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 31 July 2014

Average cafe with prices a little on the high side. $6.50 for a steak and mushroom pie that had been reheated in a microwave with soggy pastry and flavours more reminiscent of a chicken pie than steak. The pie would have benefited from being out...More

Thank Adrian M
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Cafe, British, New Zealand
Breakfast, Lunch
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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Western hills Drive | Kensington, Whangarei, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-437 3560
ASB leisure centre Kensington
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