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Bread & Butter Gallery

Closed Now: 09:00 - 18:00
Open today: 09:00 - 18:00
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Variety, worth a visit.

Quite a large gallery, offering lots of local artwork. Not the cheapest, but the quality is high... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Barry C
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Newport, United Kingdom
Reasonably priced modern art

I couldn't say if the art sold at Bread and Butter had a local flavour, or that it necessarily... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TeamIan
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Tauranga, 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...more
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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 2 days ago

Quite a large gallery, offering lots of local artwork. Not the cheapest, but the quality is high and justifies it. Helpful staff. Often an opportunity to meet the artists as they seem to visit frequently.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Barry C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I couldn't say if the art sold at Bread and Butter had a local flavour, or that it necessarily reflected the town of Whitianga - or indeed NZ. But it did seem to be of an excellent quality and not at all like the touristy...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TeamIan
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Very nice gallery, truely a hidden gem. Lots of very nice art. Reasonable to very expensive for every taste. Originals galore. We always look through and drool. Would love lots of the exhibits but we must have expensive taste. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MarkE20
Reviewed 25 June 2018

I love art, but can't usually buy. Bread and Butter had so many pieces I would love to own. Most beyond my price range, but Christine the owner was so relaxed and helpful..AND didn't come across as art snooty. She just loved what she did...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Deirdre38
Reviewed 6 November 2017

A visit to Whitianga would be all the poorer without a visit to this elegant gallery. As you enter this venue you receive a warm welcome by a friendly and attentive attendant. A variety of artistic gifts are on display of talented Kiwi artists to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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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.

Date of experience: December 2016
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

Date of experience: October 2016
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

Date of experience: October 2016
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

Date of experience: September 2016
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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.

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank pistachioann
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