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Address: 504 Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri 0245, New Zealand
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+64 9-407 6800
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Kerikeri and Crafts Half-Day Tour from Bay of Islands
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Excellent selection of cakes, pastries and ice cream

Well you are almost spoilt for choice in this cafe. We stopped on our way out of Kerikeri to check it out and I chose an ice cream. Great that I could get 2 half scoops of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Munro1984
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Melbourne
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Melbourne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Well you are almost spoilt for choice in this cafe. We stopped on our way out of Kerikeri to check it out and I chose an ice cream. Great that I could get 2 half scoops of different flavours. Went for the chocolate truffle and coconut bounty ice creams - both were excellent. Stopped on the way back from our... More 

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Thank Munro1984
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited for a lovely coffee and cake treat and we were not disappointed. Staff were friendly and helpful. Lovely options of outdoors or indoors. Will be going back again!!

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Thank Heather S
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every time we go to Kerikeri we have to stop here to get the macadamia brittle toffee & I could eat the whole box in one go. We also bought some macadamia shortbread dipped in chocolate & boy that was great also. It's also nice to watch them making all the chocolates they sell. It's great that when you walk... More 

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Thank Angela C
gold coast
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here several times. The cakes are top price but they are definitely quality. When I go here for morning tea I find I am so satisfied I don't need lunch. It improves more every time I go there. The chocolate section is a must visit too!!

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Thank gayle n
Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were recommended to stop here, but it felt underwhelming as an attraction. It is mainly just a confectionery store with a cafe beside and a window to see the process of their chocolate making. They also provide free samples. The chocolate was good, though a bit overpriced. The cafe was a nice stop.

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Thank F S
Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As soon as you walk in you can feel the great experience you're about to have - the staff are very on to it and the product is of the highest grade! A nice visit can help find some sweet dreams and a nice little tourist stop for travellers as well!

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Thank David A
Noosa, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Makana Chocolate Factory in Kerikeri has been in operation for several years producing excellent chocolates at attractive prices. A couple of years ago a combination Patisserie cum Gelato Bar were added, and what a delightful addition it has been. The building is bright and modern, creating an excellent ambiance and boasts the cleanest toilets in Kerikeri and is conveniently... More 

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Thank Exaviator
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An incredible selection of delightful pastries, Deserts and Gelato did not try the coffee but the coffee cream in the desert was amazing reasonably priced Yummm

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Thank Michael N
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This really is just a chocolate store with a cafe and window to see some chocolate being made but the chocolate is amazing. Also a bit overpriced.

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Thank JiriLyndsy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great staff with good product knowledge. Well presented modern store. Delicious product range. Always recommend as a highlight of a trip to the BOI.

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