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The Silky Oak Chocolate Company

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1131 Links Road | Hawkes Bay, Napier 4183, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is our second visit to Silky Oaks as we were visiting last year from Australia and we cannot wait to buy some chocolates again and only about 5 day before we go back to Australia as we don.t eat them until we are home....More

Thank whitehorse494
soak, Owner at The Silky Oak Chocolate Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. I think you are being very restrained in holding off eating the chocolates, I am sure they will be enjoyed once you are home. We look forward to you visiting us again

Reviewed 1 week ago

Met friends for lunch at the cafe on a rainy HB day. Great food selection, friendly staff and warm and inviting. Clearly we were not the only ones as the place was packed.

Thank Mark152014
soak, Owner at The Silky Oak Chocolate Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. I will let everyone know that you enjoyed yourselves.

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

It was raining and we wanted something indoor that we could see so the information centre recommended we take a visit to Silky Oak for a look. We had breakfast here and hot chocolates, there's a Cafe a chocolate gift shop, a pantry and a...More

Thank Kristie W
soak, Owner at The Silky Oak Chocolate Company, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We hope you visit again, raining or not.

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

I have visited this cafe on several occasions and it never disappoints me. The food is amazing. I had the aranicini with salad and on another occasion I had the chorizo luigine...yummy. The food is beautifully presented and the relish and vinaigrette are so tasty,...More

Thank Karen S
soak, Owner at The Silky Oak Chocolate Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We really appreciate you taking the time to write one. I will let the staff know, I am sure they will appreciate your comments. We all try very hard to ensure everything we do is the best, including our...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Visited with a friend for lunch on a busy Sunday. Service was not super friendly but was very efficient. Seemed a bit light on floor staff. Garlic mushroom was a large serving size but had alot of oil / butter but was very pleasant. Friend...More

Thank Antarisha
soak, Owner at The Silky Oak Chocolate Company, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 2 July 2018

What a great place to have lunch (or breakfast). Tasty food and coffee. The service was efficient and friendly. We would definitely return to this café if we lived in Napier. Tourists would be very happy here as not only is there the café but...More

Thank shoebelle
soak, Owner at The Silky Oak Chocolate Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We always try to excel in all that we do. We are really pleased you enjoyed yourselves, and hope to see you again

Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Lamb burger was huge and delicious. There is no way to attack it without a knife and fork. Service was gracious! Highly recommend silky oak chocolates!

Thank Wgstand
soak, Owner at The Silky Oak Chocolate Company, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We hope to see you again

Reviewed 5 June 2018

If you are a chocoholic then this place is the place to visit. There are so many different types of chocolate to buy. There is a fantastic museum about the history of chocolate. Also there is the store and gift shop.

Thank gjsamson
soak, Owner at The Silky Oak Chocolate Company, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thank you for your great review. Did you go to the Café as well? Great chocolate drinks available there.

Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Always nice to stop here before Easter and purchase some very good marshmallow chocolate eggs. Oh so good. Plenty of other individual chocolate to entice the taste buds as well

Thank avb13
soak, Owner at The Silky Oak Chocolate Company, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thank you, did you know that we make the marshmallow as a log inside a Christmas Cracker for Christmas? At times through Winter we make marshmallow fish as well. Have a great Easter

Reviewed 8 March 2018

If you are a real chocolate lover then this is the place to visit. It gives you first hand knowledge about chocolate and how they make it. They allow tours thru. There is a nice cafeteria and shop so you can eat and buy good...More

Thank heatheralwynladd
soak, Owner at The Silky Oak Chocolate Company, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Thank you for your lovely review, hopefully you will visit again

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Response from soak | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your enquiry. Silky Oak has a bus stop right outside our gate, but I do not think the Filter Room is on a bus route. If you prefer not to take part in one of the cruise ship tours (which are excellent) I... More
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