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L'Escargot Rouge

67 Beach Road, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
+64 3-304 8774
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“cakes” (13 reviews)
“pie” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
67 Beach Road, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a couple of pies and slices - all were delish, but the bacon and egg pie's top was a touch rubbery. Slices were great, and the lamb curry pie very pleasant. Good drinks, but not hot. A steady stream of clients, including locals,...More

Thank Gavin6114
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quite possibly the best date scone we have ever had!! Coffee was great too... There was an excellent selection of gluten free items too which is always a bonus to see!

Thank sally m
Reviewed 29 August 2017

All home baking and the date scones are very tasty. The service from the staff is nice and friendly. Looks out over the harbour.

Thank stlth
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Looking for a little place for a quite brunch, this is it, great food, nice service and the coffee, so I was told, was fantastic, simple food cook and presented well

Thank jandbatkins
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We were very glad that this cafe was open at 7:30am on a Sunday morning in July when we visited. My family and all had breakfast and declared it to be excellent; the coffee was great too and the service was efficient and friendly. The...More

Thank Medon L
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Had a coffee and a pastry here for brekkie. Had a gorgeous selection of glass cabinet items to choose from, and it was so hard to choose! The Pain au Raisin I had was amaaaazing and delicious. The coffee was pretty average, this is why...More

Thank SD2606
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We stopped in at Akaroa as part of a cruise, wandered along the strip and were greeted by the most impressive display of food - all so fresh and inviting - obviously homemade - had a wonderful greeting and welcome, great coffee, and some amazing...More

Thank Bus T
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Great lamb pie and coffee at the main wharf area. Service by the staff was just okay. Very close to attractions. Easy parking just round the corner

Thank trawellguru
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff. Beautiful latte. The most delicious piece of New York Cheesecake with berry coulis. All in a stunning location. What's not to like!

Thank Katy C
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Very friendly staff. Great choice of food. pleasant outlook over bay. Service was very good and helpful. would return again

Thank LEB684
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Beach Road, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Akaroa
  • Phone Number: +64 3-304 8774
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