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Kitchener Road | Milford, North Shore City, New Zealand
094893289
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07:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I have to say this review is based on a single visit, where the only thing I tried was the "Brioche Crunch" (or something that mentioned crunch and brioche). Unfortunately it was just horrible. It was so DRY, had none of the rich butteriness of the average brioche. It was like eating a stale hamburger bun with some bland crumble... More 

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Thank danac945
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Great little French bakery. Good value for money and do good coffee. If you want a simple great value breakfast or lunch pop in. While I haven't tried the sweet section they appear amazing with tarts and all sorts of great cakes.

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Thank SimonCNZ
New Zealand
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600 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

La Tropezienne or the French Café as it's known locally is still a great place for fresh food and coffee, and for meeting friends, especially on cold winter days. They also have free internet and great staff.

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Thank Narziss
Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

We had breakfast at this cafe, attracted by the French styling. This is a nice place, in a road with a number of stylish outlets so it was hard to find any major differentiation. We succumbed buying some bread from them as well.

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Thank Jorneyman
New Zealand
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156 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

4 of us arrived 1.30pm on a Sunday - only a few items in cabinet and what was there wasn't appetising looked as thought it had been there since yesterday! Asked if there was anything else and the reply was only what's in the cabinet - the lady server was not friendly and we got the feeling she would rather... More 

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Thank Sparkle59
Auckland, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2016

This place is awesome! Sandwiches are always fresh and bread is delicious! no better place on the shore!

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Thank Redmond85
Auckland, New Zealand
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85 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

I have not encountered better croissants outside of France. Get them fresh and crisp on a weekend morning, before the crowds arrive, and eat them with your fingers, peeling the flakes off and letting them dissolve in your mouth. Always busy, very popular with locals, and if at times the standards slip a little, well nobody is perfect all the... More 

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Thank Balladeer1248
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68 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

Stunning food always a great breakfast spot. If it is a traditional croissant you are after or a custard tart you are in the right place. Even just to catch up over coffee you can not go wrong here. You will also meet the amazing staff who can help you order that special surprise birthday party treat or cater for... More 

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Thank Hfanau
Auckland, New Zealand
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52 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2015

we eat here often - and also get our 'treats' for guests at this delightful French Cafe and Bakery - never disappointed - always satisfied... beautiful danish, croissants and other delights, lovely breakfasts and luncheon meals, great coffee!

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Thank edgal
North Shore City, New Zealand
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85 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2015

Was a regular visitor to this cafe but my last two visits left my and my friends feeling disappointed at sliding standards. The coffee and cakes are still excellent but on our last two visits we had to ask for tables to be cleared and cleaned despite staff standing around doing nothing at the time of our visit. We agreed... More 

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Thank Littlegopher1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European, French, Delicatessen
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 17:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kitchener Road | Milford, North Shore City, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  North Shore City
  • Phone Number: 094893289

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?