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Blah Blah Blah Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe, Soups,
101 Victoria Street, Dargaville 0310, New Zealand
+64 9-439 6300
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“chowder” (21 reviews)
“bacon” (13 reviews)
“mussels” (12 reviews)
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Cafe, Soups, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
101 Victoria Street, Dargaville 0310, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very good food & coffee. The type of bread they used for our toast was super delicious - don't know what it was, but now I can't find a breakfast place that matches it!

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch here on a road trip and found a gem in the middle of Dargaville. Friendly staff and a great menu whether you are carnivore, vegetarian or vegan. We sat in the pretty garden courtyard. My husband had the BLAT and I...More

Thank Julie O O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is definitely the place to stop for a great lunch when driving through Dargeville. Excellent service and good food.

Thank spearmintleaf
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Loved the food left feeling very full indeed. Steak was Kapai and as for the fish, a lot of the food was a little raw. The combination of the fish and the vegetables didn't match. But the presentation was well presented and tastie.

Thank Leonie C
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This si the place to meet, to Rendezvous, to have a party, to dine alone, to watch the local world pass by. Coffee and Teas 11/10 Choice of cuisine 12/10 Quality of food 13/10 Staff and venue 14/10 It just keeps getting better - sit...More

2  Thank John13Turangi
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Great place. Easy to find, easy style. Friendly staff and best eggs benedict in New Zealand! Definitely the place to go!

Thank Flyerzblog
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Bla Bla Bla has efficient service, a good hot coffee and a mean seafood soup with a good chunk of tasty bread

Thank grantncherry
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I have visited Blah Blah Blah several times for evening meal, but be warned large servings lol I ordered the Kumara and mussel Chowder and was full couldn't eat main so took it home lol. Great food I usually have a dessert which I enjoy...More

Thank kathybeckham
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I had the kumara chowder with mussels and bacon, a thick mixture with cream of coconut, oyster sauce, and coriander. My wife had a pannini, and my son the Scotch cut steak. All were delicious and served by the friendly Cara. A wonderful break in...More

Thank rebogamy
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Arrogant and condescending manager, obviously been there too long! They made a mistake which is fine, they happen, but a simple apology would have been nice!

Thank CaptKiwi
Mark W, Owner at Blah Blah Blah Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

The waitress apologized, many times, your meal was replaced, & you were not charged a cent...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:30
09:00 - 15:30
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Victoria Street, Dargaville 0310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Dargaville
  • Phone Number: +64 9-439 6300
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