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Fat Camel

12 Quality Street | Walk through from Cameron or Vine Streets, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
+64 9-438 0831
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“falafel” (53 reviews)
“pita pocket” (27 reviews)
“lamb pasta” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
12 Quality Street | Walk through from Cameron or Vine Streets, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
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21 - 30 of 580 reviews

Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

I literally have to come here every time I’m near whangarei because the lamb pita I order is so yummy. I wish I could cook like this so healthy with spices marinated meats or falafel and tabouli and homemade hommus and garlic yogurt dressing. They...More

Thank Lookingatthestars9
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

The best hummus in town!!!! Loved my pita picket filled of amazing meat, delicious salads and the awesome sauces!!!!

Thank JKaipo
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Went there to eat one day with a friend and someone spilled some food on the ground by the tables and chairs. Asked the worker if they could please sweep up the spilled food because it was attracting bugs and birds. The worker said, oh...More

Thank Pula2011
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Great for vegetarians. Their salads are so good, that you don't want to fill up your pita bread with felafel. My recommendation is to get a veg salad pita bread, with a felafel on the side.

Thank Kitty192
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

I can highly recommend the Mediterranean Salad, super delicious! Falafel are yum as well. Not the greatest atmosphere to stay for a whole evening but the food is very good.

Thank Nina N
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Isn’t it strange how a run of excellent reviews can be interrupted by a scathing one? Sometimes it almost seems as if the occasional reviewer had eaten somewhere else. Our experience of this little place was great, with good food, super service and affordable prices...More

2  Thank Go803159
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

What a great find in Whangarei serving the very best Israeli/middle eastern food at reasonable prices. It would be hard to find somewhere that could better it. Service was top rate and very friendly right in the middle of town amongst other interesting restaurants

Thank theraros
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

On our way north travelling around NZ we decided to have dinner at this establishment. The food was fresh and authentic, easily comparable to my homeland. The prices are very reasonable. Highly recommended.

Thank tomranda
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We had a nice lunch here, pita pockets at a good price of $13 each. Good size and quite hearty. My only criticism is that some hot sauce or something on the table would be great for people who like to spice things up. But...More

Thank WriterGirlNZ
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We were in the area for a few days and this is one of the places we tried, we were happy that we did friendly staff and good service. Our two boys just wanted a plate of chips, and they each got a plate with...More

Thank JunkmanNZ
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Quality Street | Walk through from Cameron or Vine Streets, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-438 0831
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Description
Casual dining for breakfast, lunch or dinner, cafe with off street outdoor seating. Fresh, healthy and tasty Israeli food. Plenty to offer no matter what your dietary requirements, be it meat lover, vegetarian, vegan, or gluten free. Friendly atmosphere, counter service during the day and waiter service from 6pm. Park in Vine Street Car-park or on Cameron and walk through to Quality Street.
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