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Kaikoura Food Company

94 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
+64 3-319 7160
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fudge” (22 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
“quick lunch” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
94 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A bit disappointed with our visit to this cafe. Food took approx 30-45 mins to come out. (Waitress then later began telling people of 15min wait as they came, so that prepared them for the long wait time.) Only table choice was an uncleared table...More

Thank wooly64
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Have been here a few times but was not that good today. No heating and the day was cool. Sausage roll was not that warm. Also if you are going to have a young girl bring the food to the table and least train her...More

Thank Voodles
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped on a cold day and have enjoyed this place before but this time it was apparent there is no heating plus no atmosphere. Sausage roll was cold. Wait girl was untrained. Was very disappointed.

Thank JKLM2
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We stopped for a quick lunch while travelling through Kaikoura. I enjoyed a liberal slice of bacon and egg pie, while my wife ordered pancakes, berries, yoghurt and bacon. Our meals arrived quickly, and were delicious. The coffee was fantastic! The staff were friendly and...More

Thank Vintage26
Reviewed 27 February 2018

We called in for Coffee ,but could not resist the cooked breakfast ,which was well cooked .Seating inside and out with views of the hills.Good menu

Thank retiredkiwis
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

This is the worst breakfast I have even had in a cafe. The bread was over cooked, impossible to cut the eggs were cold and for poached eggs they were hard. I wouldnt return to this cafe or recommend it .With the other cafes on...More

2  Thank Angela H
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I love visiting Kaikoura Food Company when I want a good plate of food and a friendly smile. The staff are all wonderful and the food is always as advertised.

Thank FairyFeeFee
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Introduced to it some years ago. Now we wouldn't go anywhere else. The staff will modify the menu to suit you and the fudge that comes with your coffee adds to the experience.

Thank postmanpat39
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Good service and the most amazing muffin, pesto and feta cheese I think and yummy hot chocolate to drink.

Thank Frances195522
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I had a short morning visit to this cafe, but could help notice very stylish appearance and cosy feeling of the place. The location and menu makes it a good choice for a traveller.

Thank Andrey B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Kaikoura
  • Phone Number: +64 3-319 7160
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