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Chocolate Brown Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe, , Deli
6 Mill Lane, Warkworth, Auckland 0910, New Zealand
+64 9-422 2677
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“fudge” (13 reviews)
“pancakes” (7 reviews)
Closes in 4 min
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, New Zealand, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
6 Mill Lane, Warkworth, Auckland 0910, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 240 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really nice food, generous portions and very good coffee. Friendly staff. The shop next door really worth a visit, the chocolate is amazing.

Thank cécile b
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Not just an eatery. The menu is a good mix of breakfast and lunch options. There is also a kids menu which consists of more than the usual chicken nuggets. There is an area for the kids to play or watch DVDs. Parking is good,...More

Thank Marian K
Reviewed 4 days ago

Hot Chocolates here are amazing and lots of choices!! Food & service good too - Great Cabinet selection.

Thank Adriana L
ChocolateBrownnz, Owner at Chocolate Brown Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank so much for your review - glad that we hit the spot and hope to see you again! Susan

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped at Chocolate Brown at the end our tour in Matamata with Auckland & Beyond Tours. They welcomed us with a chocolate tasting then we relaxed in the cafe and enjoyed a lovely hot chocolate. Great place & yummy chocolate.

Thank Mayoya88
ChocolateBrownnz, Owner at Chocolate Brown Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks so much for visiting us on your tour. Glad you enjoyed visiting the region - (Matakana/Warkworth). And thanks to Auckland & Beyond for organising. Please send your guests our way! best wishes Susan Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely brunch here over the weekend - staff friendly and food yummy. An extra bonus - a chocolate shop next door.

Thank Toni D
ChocolateBrownnz, Owner at Chocolate Brown Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Toni - thanks for your lovely feedback. Glad to know that we hit the spot! Susan

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

It’s my usual cafe if I’m feeling blue and needing a little pick me up as it has an amazing range of sweet and savoury cabinet food. For the first time ever, I ordered breakfast here. My meal was great, lots of bacon, mushroom, avocado...More

Thank ButterflyKiwi
ChocolateBrownnz, Owner at Chocolate Brown Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Hi ButterflyKiwi. Glad you enjoyed your meal cooked breakfast meal. We are reviewing our pancakes and will make adjustments based on the feedback. It's difficult to know how much maple syrup is enough. One lady complained that it was swimming in too much syrup -...More

Reviewed 28 April 2018

The coffee at this popular cafe is excellent - nice and strong! On Friday nights, Chocolate Brown does the catering at the Warkworth Bowls Club. We had a delicious grilled tarakihi and very good spinach and ricotta cannelloni with a fantastic vegetable buffet! This was...More

Thank SuzieLee71
ChocolateBrownnz, Owner at Chocolate Brown Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Hey thanks Suzie Lee! So nice to hear that you enjoyed the buffet! See you there again soon - come and say hello.... Susan

Reviewed 28 April 2018

We visited on Anzac day at just after 12.30. There was a large number of chocolate cakes in the servery. We ordered a piece ( amongst other things we planned to order) and were told that there were no pieces sliced up and they wouldn't...More

Thank kiwi572014
ChocolateBrownnz, Owner at Chocolate Brown Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Thanks for your feedback. I am sorry that we have lost you as a customer. I will find out why the comments about the cake were made to you. We ALWAYS cut up the cakes. That's why the cakes are there. I am disappointed that...More

Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Really would recommend this place, friendly staff, yummy chocolate and so much more. Be prepared to look for parking.More

Thank Kristi24_13
ChocolateBrownnz, Owner at Chocolate Brown Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Thanks for your yummy comments. We appreciate your feedback. I know the road parking can be a hassle, due to council refusing to acknowledge that there is a problem with no time limits on car parks outside our business. But, there is a large carpark...More

Reviewed 26 April 2018

the scone tasted like a lump of dough and the almond croissant had been microwaved leaving to soggy and unacceptable. coffee okay hot chocolate tasteless. wont be eating there again but certainly will buy chocolatesMore

Thank Den T
ChocolateBrownnz, Owner at Chocolate Brown Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

I am sorry we were unable to please you on your visit. I am surprised and disappointed. Our scones normally sell out by 11am. Customers ask for the croissants to be slightly warmed, so I apologise if this was overdone. The hot chocolate is pure...More

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Hi Erika. We can't respond on this site - you need to email us. We have an ad on Trademe - please look up the ad and reply to the email address. Many Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$25
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Mill Lane, Warkworth, Auckland 0910, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Warkworth
  • Phone Number: +64 9-422 2677
  • E-mail
Description
Award Winning - cafeteria and chocolaterie A Kiwi Styled menu, Handmade Cabinet food and Specialty drinks. Next door in the Chocolaterie are British Sweets, Dutch Licorice, Kiwi lollies, Fresh Fudge and Handmade on-site chocolates. Come and be warmed by our fire in Winter or sit in the sun over a beautiful Kiwi Summer. We would love to see you here soon. Open for Breakfast, Lunch & now Dinner on Thursday, Friday & Saturday nights.
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