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Bread & Butter Gallery

26 Albert Street | Whitianga, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
+64 7-866 4927
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Beautiful pieces

We found this place open on Boxing Day :) and were ale to buy some amazing gifts to bring back home.

Reviewed 6 January 2017
JMO4104
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Phoenix, Arizona
Art Gallery that has you coming back for more

This gallery is warm, friendly and welcoming so don't hesitate to step on in... you will be coming... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2016
Gilly-Gosh
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Bread & Butter Gallery, Whitianga, offers a treasure trove of exciting and contemporary New Zealand Fine Art and quality handmade one-off, affordable gifts that have been made individually to delight you. Here you will discover a wonderful selection of original creative art works including paintings, jewellery, pottery, woodwork, weaving, authentic greenstone carving and much more!
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“broad range” (2 reviews)
“new zealand” (2 reviews)
“jewellery” (3 reviews)
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26 Albert Street | Whitianga, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
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+64 7-866 4927
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

We found this place open on Boxing Day :) and were ale to buy some amazing gifts to bring back home.

Thank JMO4104
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

This gallery is warm, friendly and welcoming so don't hesitate to step on in... you will be coming back for more. A wonderful collection of art. We came back three times and on each occasion found new items of interest. Marcus and Souzie Speerstra -...More

Thank Gilly-Gosh
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely fabulous little gallery. So many interesting NZ artists. Marcus and Souzie were super attentive and happy to provide information about anything we asked. My parents and I really loved our time here. I even bought my first piece of "real" art! A must visit...More

Thank Candice E
Reviewed 30 September 2016

I visit galleries reasonably often but this stole the show !! What a delight to see such a high quality selection of art and sculpture in the one building in a town so far off the main highways. I commend it highly to all who...More

1  Thank TerryRT
Reviewed 3 July 2015

This is a great place to look for local art and New Zealand-themed gifts. Much nicer offerings than souvenir shops. The prices are higher but the quality is high as well.

1  Thank pistachioann
Reviewed 7 May 2015

The items in the gallery are good and I found several items that were really nice. The owner is not the most friendly person and claims to have a large number of clients overseas that pay top dollar for the art work she brings in....More

1  Thank DrTravell007
Bread_and_Butter1861, Director of Sales at Bread & Butter Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2015

Welcome to the World of fine Art, which sadly for some reason, you were unable to appreciate on your visit here. As I explained to you on your visit, as a fine art gallery we select works from artists who are re-known as being among...More

Reviewed 17 March 2015

This is a beautiful gallery full of many local artists works. We were lucky enough to have Michael Smithers there the day we visited. They have a broad range of items and I am sure you will find something you love and must take home.

1  Thank tekohiwi
Reviewed 6 March 2015

Nice and high quality offerings, in a huge variety of mediums, from paintings to pottery to jewelry and many others. Not a single manager or employee managed to even so much as greet me though ….More

Thank Christopher C
Bread_and_Butter1861, Owner at Bread & Butter Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2015

Hello !!! :) You must have slipped through without my cheerful hello and "Welcome to Bread & Butter" I am the sole (soul) owner / worker in my gallery at this time of year so I must have been busy with everyone else. So the...More

Reviewed 26 January 2015

I am not usually a fan of such galleries but my sister visits here quite often it seems so she dragged us in to have a look round. Well I could easily have walked out of the place several thousands of dollars poorer as there...More

1  Thank Ian M
Bread_and_Butter1861, Owner at Bread & Butter Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2015

Hello !!! :) You must have slipped through without my cheerful hello and "Welcome to Bread & Butter" I am the sole (soul) owner / worker in my gallery at this time of year so I must have been busy with everyone else. So the...More

Reviewed 3 January 2015

If you love buying original pieces of art then this is the place to go. No mass produced stuff here! The owner is very knowledgeable about each artist.

1  Thank p_pebbles
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