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Hislops Wholefood Cafe

) #8 of 36 Restaurants in Kaikoura ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Cafe, Soups,
33 Beach Road, Kaikoura, New Zealand
+64 3-319 6971
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“carrot cake” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Soups, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
33 Beach Road, Kaikoura, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 252 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great to see that this place remains open. Always good coffee and it hasn't changed. Friendly staff and welcoming place to be.

Thank Buckoinchch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hislops was great and we certainly enjoyed the food and coffee, their carrot cake was the best ever and their coffees well up there. A lovely warm friendly atmosphere and well worthy of a visit.

Thank Sandy R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent place if you care about what goes down your throat and where it comes from. One waiter, so it did take too long for the meal to arrive but, it was worth the wait. Oat porridge fantastic, eggs bene and avo - egg too...More

Thank travelsavvy2016
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Positives- tasty food and friendly staff Negatives- Very slow service. It took 45 mins for our breakfast order to be served, and it wasn't even busy at that time

Thank Raj K
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Everything we ordered was wonderful--of the highest quality and beautifully presented. The avocado-egg dish is particularly recommended as are the hot cakes. Looked like some creative and yummy dessert/baked goods options, we just couldn't try everything we wanted to!

Thank blue_kazoo
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Interesting vegan and gluten free options as well as juices, baked items, and desserts. Everything we had was excellent and the staff was casual and very friendly.

Thank mmrbluewater
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Recommended breakfast by Fairways Hotel and very nice too. Brilliant breakfast and coffee for reasonable cost. Made great suggestions to see seals on peninsula.

Thank The_Dizzys
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We happened upon Hislops as we drove into town quite hungry before our seal swim. We found out through their free and speedy wifi that our seal swim had been cancelled. Therefore, we were not in a hurry. Good thing because the staff were quite...More

Thank ftworth11
Reviewed 18 March 2017

While wandering the streets of Kaikoura looking for a spot to have breakfast we happened upon Hislops and wow what a fantastic surprise! Food, service, atmosphere, history, quality, everything. Genuine, friendly and absolutely delicious. We wish we could have stayed longer to experience lunch and...More

Thank Sage A
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Popped in for breakfast to a warm well maide Coffee and requested Eggs Avomamd Harrisa breakfast which was serviced gluten free and was very yummy. A range of GF options available on the menu and from the display cabinet. I will definitely be back for...More

Thank Aussie2Lee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 32
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Beach Road, Kaikoura, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Kaikoura
  • Phone Number: +64 3-319 6971
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