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La Familia

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Cameron Street, Whangarei, New Zealand
Sun 09:00 - 15:00
Tue - Sat 07:00 - 16:00
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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273 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great coffee, awesome friendly service in good clean environment. Busy but service was prompt. Good selection of food

Thank Angus L
Souderton, Pennsylvania
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244 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came in for lunch while passing through Whangarei and it was really good! The primavera pizza was great and the coffee was delicious as well. I'd definitely recommend it.

Thank Rwc142014
Auckland, New Zealand
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family of five arrived for breakfast on Sunday April 30, ahead of a drive back to Ponsonby Auckland. It was fabulous from Floyd's friendly welcome to our final farewell. The ambience, service, coffee, bircher muesli, big breakfasts were exceptional in every way. Beautifully presented, well-balanced, exquisite food and coffee. We sat round an old oval Oak table which was... More 

Thank travellers287
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best coffee we had in Whangarei! I liked the 'sit down' menu - something not many cafes in NZ do and the guys were really switched on there.

Thank Martine B
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

You get excellent coffee... mouth watering dishes, there is no second thought about visiting this restaurant with family. Lovely ambiance and excellent service. Homely food and what more you need... Please do visit this place and experience yourself...

Thank Sharadha1
Level Contributor
32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This was a great find in Whangarei. The staff were warm and personable, coffee was excellent too. We were just stopping in Whangarei for a quick coffee but the treats and second cup of coffee made the stop a great stop.

Thank Justin Y
Whangarei, New Zealand
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

If you know your tea, they have T-leaf tea from Wellington. My favourite brand, and it comes in a lovely teapot with a China cup. Try the chai tea if you haven't already.

Thank Smidgenz
Waihi, New Zealand
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46 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

That was incredible. Fantastic coffee, food to die for and a fantastic atmosphere. We'll be back to try the pastries, pizzas and definitely again for breakfast!

Thank jbparker
Whangarei, New Zealand
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

The breads are just to die for. Proper smoked ham, always super fresh, hearty and healthy. Great change of menu rolling with the season. Top coffee and all that served with a smile from a crew going miles out of their way to get it just right! Every time. Slice of Euro-heaven and you can even take home your favourite... More 

Thank mizmae2
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This is my favourite cafe in Whangarei - I like the selection of delicatessen counter food. I have the air dried beef roll most of the time. The brownies are made perfectly and it is a rare place where you can have a plain croissant with your coffee - very continental! There is also a blackboard menu. The coffee is... More 

Thank Beth P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Pizza, Cafe, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cameron Street, Whangarei, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: 09-438-8404

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