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Top O The Dome Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe,
Rte 1, Warkworth, Auckland 1241, New Zealand
+64 9-425 7794
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“toilet break” (2 reviews)
“journey” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
Rte 1, Warkworth, Auckland 1241, New Zealand
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

Well located between Auckland and Whangarei, for a food, drink or toilet break. Also, if you want to take the 'Dome Forest Walkway'. We did this but wouldn't recommend it. It took about an hour and the views were not very good, sparse and through...More

1  Thank chiangmaicharlies
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

A very scenic lookout and good place for a refresher stop on the journey. Good coffee and a wide variety of things to eat.

Thank Bertn
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Hello my name is Claire Scott, I went last Wednesday afternoon with my caregiver Tracy at The Top Of The Dome Cafe. I thought it was very busy especially because it was near the easter weekend and the lady at the cafe was very nice...More

Thank NewZealandbear
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Very friendly people and good food. A very filling brunch set us on our way south after a last view towards Northlands.

Thank rogerrobert98
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Stopped at the Dome Cafe both up and down on our trip to Whangarei. Great place, lovely views, pleasant staff and delicious food. What a find!

Thank Frances F
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We have often walked through the bush from Govan Wilson Road... approx. 4.5hrs to the cafe. Trust me, it's always good to see the cafe as you come down the hill. The walk is excellent, followed by a great selection of food/drinks. Although it's primarily...More

Thank catsteve2017
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This was a good stopping point for brunch en route from Auckland to Ruakaka and we were not disappointed. Creamy mushrooms have so often disappointed me at Auckland cafes but this dish was delicious, creamy and full of flavour. It also included bacon which was...More

Thank Owen B
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This restaurant is away from your typical take away service station stops and is a few meters away from the main road surrounded by bush so you feel out of the rat race and like you can breath. Food is always great at a good...More

Thank kellybell996644
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We stopped here on our way home with friends and found both the food and service pretty average and disappointing

Thank Narziss
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Called in on our way south to Auckland from Whangarei. A very pleasant place to relax before the next period of driving. The staff were very friendly, the menu suited most tastes the food was good. We settled for a coffee and cakes and were...More

Thank johnamason
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  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rte 1, Warkworth, Auckland 1241, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Warkworth
  • Phone Number: +64 9-425 7794
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