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L'Escargot Rouge

67 Beach Road, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
+64 3-304 8774
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“cakes” (13 reviews)
“pie” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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67 Beach Road, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 177 reviews

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 2 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 13 May 2017

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

Thank LEB684
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Beautiful food selection and lovely ladies at the counter. We enjoyed an early morning breakfast. Coffee was great and the place was buzzing with locals as well as visitors - always a good sign.

Thank RobboNewZealand
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Staff behind the counter had disgusting manners. All arguing behind the counter making a full shop feel uneasy.

Thank cheree123
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Great place for coffee and a snack. A delicious array of nibbles to go with the drink. Great scones and other nibblies. Reach it from the pier by turning left off the pier and down into the main town.maybe a 20 minute brisk walk. Worth...More

Thank Love2travelGuelph
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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