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L'Escargot Rouge

67 Beach Road, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
+64 3-304 8774
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“cakes” (13 reviews)
“baguette” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
67 Beach Road, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is great when we have a lovely experience and when we get back we experience the same again! If you want to know where the locals get their coffees and you love a French touch for a casual delicious breakfast, L'Escargot Rouge is the...More

Thank dolphinsights
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was recommended this place for early morning coffee and was not disappointed.The coffee was great,service excellent,the staff very helpful and friendly. The range of cakes and pastries more than enough. And tip top ice cream hugh. All in all a great experience.

Thank Virgincruisers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Coffee was ok, but the woman helping us was just downright rude. Would not recommend this place to anyone.

Thank TessavdV
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our cruise stopped here in Akaroa, & we came across this wonderful shop. Coffee very nice as was our croissant cake. Wonderful staff.

Thank Louie B
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Ideal location. Great coffee and cakes, but also quality bagels and savoury food. Lovely people. Highly recommended.

Thank Gregoire64
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Great coffee and food from friendly operators. The place was busy and yet everyone was friendly. Excellent service too

Thank tivoli11
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Not just for gluten intolerant diners but worth a mention in the title as my wife had more choices than we bargained for. The cakes and pastries were superb and the drinks were excellent. The citrus sponge cakes were especially tasty. Service was great too

Thank kishere t
Reviewed 12 November 2017

A wonderful array of cabinet food on display,all made in their kitchen. There is a choice for all ,meat vegetarians and plenty of sweet treats as well. Inside and outside seating. Excellent Coffee and very friendly service. I can’t get the rating buttons to work...More

Thank Julia G
Reviewed 28 October 2017

A quaint small cafe that serves great food and fabulous coffee. On a weekend trip to Akaroa we found it to be really busy for lunch on Sunday but well worth the wait we had to get our meal. Monday morning breakfast was served much...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Homemade muesli & yoghurt, fresh fruit and freshly made pain au chocolat & croissant - absolutely beautiful and good size portions, along with great coffee and friendly staff. A must when you're in Akaroa.

Thank Vickeez
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Beach Road, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Akaroa
  • Phone Number: +64 3-304 8774
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