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Elaine's Kitchen

40 Gillies Street | Opposite the Hammer Hardware store., Kawakawa 0210, New Zealand
+64 22 431 9724
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“burger” (9 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
“healthy food” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Healthy, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
40 Gillies Street | Opposite the Hammer Hardware store., Kawakawa 0210, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was one of the best all day breakfasts I had for a long time. The food was uniquely presented and tasted sublime. The great cup of coffee just topped the whole experience off in an excellent fashion. Will definitely be back and will now...More

Thank AnneA2227
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Best soup I have had in a long time - potato and blue cheese. Great smoothies and delicious peanut butter slice.

Thank Pjknz
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We popped into Elaine's only our way back to Auckland. Very impressed! Delicious caramel slice and a great smoothie. Worth a stop

Thank farmfresh
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped at Elaine‘s Kitchen on my way to Paihia. Had the best Smoothie in my life and a lovely vegan meal!

Thank branellla
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our breakfast here healthy food made with love from a small local cafe owner they were super lovely.

Thank Sarah_ZQN
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We eat at a lot of Cafes at home & just spent 5 days around Northland, best food we have had in a long time. Highly recommended.

Thank GNMahoney
Reviewed 18 February 2018

We stopped by on our mini road trip. The design had a simple rustic charm. The coffee was sensation. The owner / operator , Cody, told us the beans were local to Northland. Partner had a vege burger. It was delicious. My breakfast stack was...More

Thank ConcreteHands
Reviewed 24 January 2018

It's slim pickings in Kawakawa but Elaine's Kitchen offers something for most. I ordered a pear, walnut and blue cheese salad, it was quite yum. The staff are friendly and accommodating.

Thank MamooseNz
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Perfect place to drop In after a long drive north. Yummy fresh food and coffee. Had the avocado and breakfast baps. Def recommend

Thank guscat74
Reviewed 6 January 2018

The values of providing good quality fresh, nutritious food are fundamental to this cafe. (We had already rejected the tired cabinet food at another Kawakawa cafe. ) This cafe has quite a small blackboard menu but the food is delicious. We loved the lamb burger,...More

Thank 33Robyn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 3 - USD 11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Gillies Street | Opposite the Hammer Hardware store., Kawakawa 0210, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Kawakawa
  • Phone Number: +64 22 431 9724
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We have a passion for new Zealand's beautiful free range and organically farmed meat. With a lot of love we take the produce available and make gourmet burgers, salads and smoothies. We also make pies and when we can get it fresh we make a mean raw fish salad!
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