We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Stables - CLOSED

57 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
+64 3-304 8039
Website
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible12%
22 Oct 2016
“Best breakfast ever.”
24 Sep 2016
“Great breakfast”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
French, Contemporary, New Zealand, Vegan Options
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
57 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
All Details
Reviews (89)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

11 - 20 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 12 February 2016

Terrific street front setting. Staff are pleasant. Coffee is good. But small mistakes, lack of attention. We had three goes here. One Sunday morning we waited 25 minutes for straight coffee. We were warned about a back- up but we watched the staff and couldn't...More

Thank Gulliva
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Went here for breakfast.The service was appalling,Breakfast cold The fried egg not sure how but was burnt and a huge chip in the plate!! OH Dear!! Stood in front of a person to be served but it was as if I wasn't there maybe not...More

Thank Shiningbright23
Reviewed 9 February 2016

The Stables is set on the main road in Akaroa, they have seating inside and out. I had a nice breakfast here. Just the norm. I did enjoy the coffee and I found that the staff member behind the counter was very friendly.

Thank Sonya W
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This delightfully situated cafe has shaded tables outside for clients and a few indoors. Very pleasant on a sunny day. The coffee and food was good. The only problem we had was a mix up with our order which was sorted as quickly as possible...More

Thank marya7
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Nice setting and location, friendly helpful staff. Indoor and outside seating. We opted for a variety of breakfast selections and were pleased with the choices. Food looked fresh and was definitely tasty as everyone cleaned up their plates. Full breakfast was recommended by all, but...More

Thank broomys2
Reviewed 27 January 2016

The staff simply seemed tired and pretty disinterested in the patrons, not that any one of them was rude or unpleasant. This café cum bistro style of place is open for breakfast and lunch but closes before dinner. Some of our party had seafood chowder...More

Thank Brian T
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Cold and rainy and was attracted by their Goulash sign. Great choice. Very friendly staff and good espresso coffee. Could not be more helpful. Quick service too.

Thank Noel100
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed my breakfast, served with a nice coffee. Free wifi. Beware of the seagulls waiting to eat scraps off your plate.

Thank BloodyHardToGetAName
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Friendly service and incredible pizza, family friendly and awesome coffee. Need I say more? Absolutely love The Stables!

Thank Courtney A
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

We were attracted by the pretty garden setting but after waiting over an hour to get a $9 toasted sandwich that was underwhelming to say the least our attraction had waned somewhat. No salad or chips, just two bits of bread squashed together with some...More

Thank Liz P
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Akaroa
Akaroa Criterion Motel
326 reviews
.15 km away
Tresori Motor Lodge
138 reviews
.28 km away
La Rochelle Motel
236 reviews
.33 km away
The Grand Hotel Akaroa
58 reviews
.41 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Murphy's On The Corner
118 reviews
.79 km away
La Rangis Pizzeria
71 reviews
.08 km away
The Little Bistro
796 reviews
.15 km away
Ma Maison
106 reviews
.19 km away
Nearby Attractions
Little River Rail Station
16 reviews
.48 km away
The Giant's House
898 reviews
.65 km away
Akaroa Museum
167 reviews
.13 km away
Banks Peninsula War Memorial and Grounds
81 reviews
.25 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$18
Cuisine
French, Contemporary, New Zealand, Vegan Options
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Monday
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Thursday
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Friday
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Akaroa
  • Phone Number: +64 3-304 8039
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing