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seaside cafe and restaurant

$$ - $$$Cafe, Seafood,
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
21 Jan 2017
3 Jan 2017
“Just great”
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Cafe, Seafood, New Zealand, Fast food, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
Maketu, New Zealand
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Reviewed 21 January 2017

It is not the flashiest cafe in NZ BUT the atmosphere is great.... Cafe and food would not win Master chef but that is what it is all about ....Eating out with real people.... The view is to die for as you feel you are...More

Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Great food, great service and amazing outlook. Well done guys, we'll be back and we will tell our friends!

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I went here quite by accident as I was out for a drive alone and ordered oysters and salad. They were the nicest I had had for years so I went back and took my daughter with me last week. She had pan-fried fish and...More

Thank Judith P
Reviewed 1 July 2016

After avoiding this place like the plague, for the last year, we again tried the take away fish and chips tonight. So pleased to report that the quality was 100 % improved. So we had a great take away meal in a fantastic location. So...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Great location and views. Unfortunately food and service did not match! Ordered take-away fish n' chips, order took 20min despite there being only one order in front of us plus one couple seated in cafe area. Fish was coated in soggy batter with hotdog being...More

Thank wazza404
Reviewed 25 January 2016

This cafe is fantastic, we go there two to three times a year especially for fish and chips, forty minutes drive from Tauranga is so absolutely worth the trip, time out to peace and a beautiful location right on the ocean, takes the togs, fishing...More

Thank Moomagic
Reviewed 2 October 2015

We had a lovely meal with great service and of course the exceptional location. I bought some raw fish to take away which i had done on previous visits with no problems. This time however, the raw fish looked and smelt funny and i took...More

Thank suzyqt2015
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Chips OK, but fish disgusting. We ordered Terakihi, but from the texture we know we didn't get it. Also it had a very strong ammonia taste and smell, from research I think this indicates they were selling very badly prepared shark, or they were dipping...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 13 June 2015

We have had nothing but the very best F & C's every time we had been there, that is, until today. We ordered the usual, being, Four fish-Hoki, and a scoop of Chips. No complaints regards the chips but, as for the fish, they were...More

Thank nudenut
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Great little café, great prices, and location? the best for miles, even Mount Maunganui can't boast this close to the surf. Did we mention it's licensed too.

1  Thank YvonnePapamoa
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  • Value
Cafe, Seafood, New Zealand, Fast food, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maketu, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Maketu
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