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“Award-winning cafe in Whangarei”
Review of Nectar

Nectar
Ranked #38 of 135 Restaurants in Whangarei
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed 25 September 2013

We stopped here for breakfast, on our way home from the Far North. Nectar offered a pleasant setting and an interesting menu, featuring organic and free-range ingredients, with options for those who are gluten-free or vegan. The waitress was friendly and attentive. Our breakfasts (as pictured) were tasty and generous - the kransky sausage and bacon were particularly delicious. We'd been away from espresso coffee for a few days (yes, it is possible in NZ!) and so we were looking forward to our coffees. Unfortunately we found our lattes served in quite large, tall glasses, tasted a bit too milky/weak. The cafe menu did note double shots were standard - we weren't given a choice of blends, but perhaps got their more mellow option.

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Reviewed 24 May 2013

For this most pleasant dining experience.
Once again NZlanders show us how easy it is to put together a most toothsome meal based on the quality and freshness of the ingredients and little inspiration and originality. These are the type of places, just great to stop for lunch or a late breakfast or just because all they serve appears
to be so yummy. Wish we had something similar over here!

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Thank Xofi10
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Reviewed 19 March 2013

I am up in Whangarei for work every six weeks and I visit Nectar cafe for both my own meals and for catering. I cannot fault them - the food and service are consistently excellent. The menu has great variety, portion sizes spot on, and the coffee is fab. Wi-Fi is also available. My only wish was that they were open for dinner, too!

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Thank walks33
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Reviewed 20 February 2013

Was in Whangarei today and popped into the nearest eatery to our meeting and couldn't have made a better choice.
The service was friendly, prompt and welcoming; the french gentleman host was simply refined. The food was lovely and priced well, enjoyed a relaxing lunch break with a fantastic view over the city and out towards the bay.
Certainly recommended!

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Thank Dean H
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Reviewed 1 December 2012

Had 11 hungry boys on a long weekend golf trip to feed, and had been to Nectar on a number of occasions previously, so my reputation was on the line... and they didn't disappoint. The service was incredible. Our waitress was at hand immediately, and dispite being very busy they seated us within a few minutes. Coffees were quickly ordered and delivered, although my mocha was probably not the best coffee I have had. However, the food was awesome. They boys tried everything from muesli and porridge to big breakfasts and they were without exception well satisfied. Highly recommend Nectar as a place to relax and have a fine weekend brunch... You can't go wrong!

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Thank BulaHoneymooner
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