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Continental Bakery

138 Percival Street, Rangiora 7440, New Zealand
+64 3-311 8220
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
“coffee shop” (2 reviews)
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138 Percival Street, Rangiora 7440, New Zealand
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

Had a chicken panini as they are my favorite lunch time snack. Was not the best I have had but certainly not the worst. Check out was run like a production line and my wife who likes time to peruse felt like she was not...More

Thank Brian F
Reviewed 24 May 2017

What a lovely morning tea my friend and I enjoyed here recently. Coffee was delicious and so was the egg sammy's and piece of lasagna. Very reasonable prices, and lovely friendly staff. Quiet, cosy and clean.....will definitely be coming back!

Thank aacro
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The breakfast menu is really great, and the food is awesome. They cater for gluten free, with a broad selection..

Thank barca_fanatic
Reviewed 2 April 2017

great bakery huge selection and the best chicken croquettes ever not keen on beef ones bit to salty but nice place to do lunch

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This little place (recently rebuilt and bigger ) is iconic of Rangiora. Owned & very professionally managed by the Ward family who are synonymous with all types of food catering. The food on offer here is always fresh & there is a great variety. Very...More

Thank Lyndie P
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Scrumptious food. Fresh and well presented. Lots of variety too. Can't fault anything. Highly recommended.

Thank Keren C
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Very tasty, generous, great value with 12 per pack. Beautifully clean and popular. Large gluten free section

Thank janhB7129HF
Reviewed 15 July 2016

the new layout is roomier and there is more seating. the food is much the same however it was lunch time and the shop was slow queues to the door which was off putting. the service seemed to take much longer than previously. I also...More

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 30 May 2016

The middle-aged lady who works there most days has no business working in hospitality, she makes out that serving is a major inconvenience, rather than her job. However, I was always willing to over-look this because the food was fantastic. Just recently the food quality...More

Thank KiwiITgeek
Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

A massive selection of fresh and delicious bakery foods. One of Canterbury's most famous and popular caterers offering great food, excellent food and very pleasant service.

Thank David T
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 2 - USD 12
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 Percival Street, Rangiora 7440, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Rangiora
  • Phone Number: +64 3-311 8220
  • E-mail
Located in township Rangiora, just 40 minutes North of Christchurch, this is a classic New Zealand bakery, serving a delicious variety of cakes, pies and sandwiches - perfect for a family picnic stop.Beautifully crafted breads in French, rustic ryes, sour doughs and artisan styles - created from wild yeasts and finished with cheese and bacon, Parmesan cheese or just hot with crusty tops.
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