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39 Gillies Street

39 Gillies Street, Kawakawa 0210, New Zealand
+64 9-404 1539
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“breakfast” (8 reviews)
“bagels” (6 reviews)
“toast” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
39 Gillies Street, Kawakawa 0210, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great little cafe. Extremely clean and with a great selection of sweet and savoury foods. Nice place to stop for a snack.

Thank Pooky72
Reviewed 5 days ago

This cafe is on the corner of the main street in Kawakawa. It has seating outside which is nice on a sunny winter's day when we visited. The food was disappointing: we had sliders - mine was salmon and nicely done but my husband's was...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 19 June 2018

we have a great relationship with 39 Gillies, absolutely great food and amazing coffee, and the staff are awesome....I advise stop for a break, a little something sweet goes along way

Reviewed 17 May 2018

Best place for coffee in Kawakawa. They also do some nice cakes but I never have room as I am always stuffed to the gills with cream buns from the bakery up the road.

Thank maarie
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We had lunch here great food excellent coffee right opposite the famous Toilets good stop if riding the twin coast trail a little limited in choice of menu place looks rough but great service and food

Thank Patrick W
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Excellent, consistent quality, last visited 7 years ago and still the same cheerful chatty service, across the road from the world famous Hundertwasser public toilets - worth a visit, even if you don't need to "spend a penny". There even a piece of Hundertwasser sculptural...More

Thank Arte1
Reviewed 17 January 2018

We were passing through Kawakawa and stopped for breakfast, with poached eggs on toast as a preference - alas, 39 Gillies could not oblige, but they did offer a range of fairly exotic bagels. I settled for what proved to be a very nice Bacon...More

Thank donmalcolm
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Great location on the Twin Coast Cycle Trail and only 11k from Opua at the start of our day. So we decided to stop for breakfast. Great selection of gluten free options with almond milk for coffee. We liked our breakfast however my almond milk...More

Thank bmiss73
Reviewed 15 December 2017

We stopped here for a light lunch whilst cycling the Twin Coast Trail. Friendly service and nice food. Ideal for what we wanted.

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We came to Kawakawa to see the famous Hundertwasser architecture and had breakfast here. We all had bagels. The salmon and capers. The avacado and tomato 🍅 and best of all smoked local fish with gerhkin and perfectly poached egg. Good coffee too. All with...More

Thank Worldtraveller2044
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Gillies Street, Kawakawa 0210, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Kawakawa
  • Phone Number: +64 9-404 1539
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