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Bank Street, Whangarei, New Zealand
+64 9-438 8084
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07:00 - 14:30
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 14:30
Sat 08:00 - 13:00
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This place looksunderstated from the street frontage, all you can see is the food cabinet, service counter and a few stools and a leaner by the front window. But once you are inside you will find there is a nice area at the rear of the cafe, with a great out look over the town. Nice big windows and carpet... More 

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Thank NazareSurfPixie
Whangarei, New Zealand
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21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I often call in here for brekki or lunch. Delicious options on the menu. They aren't incredibly fast on service so don't go here if you are in a hurry. Nice fire out the back for winter days! Healthy food that still tastes great! Watch their business hours though, especially in summer, as they cut them right back!

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1 Thank tja97
Auckland, NZ
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48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Food very good - poached eggs on toast with a tasty tomato relish, the other meal was salmon on toast with the same relish. Coffee was very good. Would return for that alone! Fast pleasant service.

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Thank kitten16
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Amazing "real" and healthy food. Everything is delicious, fresh and priced right. Better then any Auckland cafes I've been to lately. Amazingly creative and inovative. They use a lot of organics and food is very fresh!

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Thank Aline P
Tauranga, New Zealand
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178 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

It served modern healthy looking food. The salads were delicious. There were lots of counter food to choose from plus more from a menu.

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Thank feipo
Whangarei, New Zealand
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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

After visiting Nectar about a year ago we thought we would try it again. We even ordered the same dishes (big breakfast with coffee) as during our last visit. I had been told the staff were new and things had improved but as much as I wanted to enjoy the experience, it fell well short of what I expected. Staff... More 

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Thank KevinNewtonNZ
Whangarei, New Zealand
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Coffee always great. Have nice Barong cabinet food and there is a limited menu to order from. They do have quite a few gluten free options which is great. Had a very hard stale disappointing almond croissant last week, so wouldn't recommend that at all. Muffins and scones are fresh baked and nice.

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Thank familyof6nz
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Walking into Nectar you are greeted warmly by all the friendly staff. The food(!!) a great range of healthy takes on traditional cafe favourites, with all the gluten-free/dairy-free/Paleo etc options you can think of. I'm a burger-eating, nachos loving, cheese scrumming 1990s cafe goer kind of guy and Nectar proves that healthy eating can taste GREAT and not kill your... More 

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1 Thank Rewi B
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4 reviews
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Its a shame this place isn't in a better location, as its so hard to get parking near by, the food was lovely and tasty with great friendly service. Love the atmosphere..

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Thank Jackie S
Whangarei, New Zealand
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Go to Nectar if you are looking for great gluten-free, dairy-free or Paleo options for eating. Coffee is good with soy and almond milk readily available. The cosy ambience from the wood burning fire adds something special to your visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:30
Thursday
07:00 - 14:30
Friday
07:00 - 14:30
Saturday
08:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bank Street, Whangarei, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-438 8084

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?