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Javaman Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
214 The Strand, Whakatane 3120, New Zealand
+64 7-307 0728
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (26 reviews)
“eggs bene” (3 reviews)
“french toast” (4 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
214 The Strand, Whakatane 3120, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 146 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice coffee here and delicious food-. There is a nice garden outside to sit in on a nice day! Good service. Always busy which is a good sign.

Thank suep1853
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for the first time and will 've going back so far they are the best home cooks in whakatane. Loved every moment we were there. Need to go back

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Visited Havana for lunch with my aunt. Awesome service, great coffee and finger lickingly wonderful food. My aunt had the teriyaki salmon salad and enjoyed every mouthful. I had the whiskey cola ribs and wedges - wow! My aunt is having the ribs and wedges...More

Thank Yvonne B
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Was excited to eat here as the reviews were great. Food was very average but it looked beautiful. The waffles and iced coffee is nice but the ribs not so much. Was very disappointed to see almost everything being reheated in the microwave. Staff were...More

Thank summer838
Tony E, Owner at Javaman Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. We are very disappointed that you experienced this when you dined with us. The matters you raised will be investigated and hopefully can be corrected for other diners.

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

While visiting our daughter in Whakatane on Easter Sunday we called into Javaman for lunch.I very much enjoyed the Pulled Pork Sammie ( with crackling )while my wife enjoyed the Vietmanese Chicken Salad. Our meals were Yummy ! As you can see from the pics...More

Thank koochie2011
Tony E, Owner at Javaman Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 31 October 2017

I visited with a friend who mentioned I used to live there and was back for a visit. Guy at counter said he hoped to see me again. Lovely coffee, lovely atmosphere. Only had coffee but food that came out from kitchen looked great.

Thank Journo125
Tony E, Owner at Javaman Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you for your review! We are very proud of our staffs customer service

Reviewed 12 October 2017

My friend recommended Javaman and he wasn't wrong. It's a lovely and lively cafe. We ordered the sticky ribs and when the meals arrived OMG. The ribs were huge! They were delicious as were the wedges and sour cream. The bowl of lemon water was...More

Thank cillar212
Tony E, Owner at Javaman Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you for your review. We also feel our staff do a great job and turn out fantastic meals

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We had a good Time at this small café. The staff is very Nice and food is awesome. We took two giants meals for a low price

Thank Garance S
Tony E, Owner at Javaman Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We had the Salmon Salad, Ribs and Creme Brulee. The atmosphere is what you would expect for a lunchtime, the staff are friendly, although one of your younger staff may not want to be quite so vocal about patrons choices. The creme Brulee is on...More

Thank MarewaPaaku
Tony E, Owner at Javaman Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to place a review. We shell address the point you raised with our staff

Reviewed 10 September 2017

We had a very very tasty, beautifully cooked and presented evening meal at this lovely relaxed cafe. (Compliments to the chefs) The staff were bubbly and friendly, the atmosphere was relaxed and child friendly. They are licenced. It's great you don't need to book a...More

Thank Theruslings
Tony E, Owner at Javaman Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thanks for taking the time to place. Review

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 17
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 The Strand, Whakatane 3120, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Whakatane
  • Phone Number: +64 7-307 0728
  • E-mail
Description
Enjoy great food and coffee with a full cafe menu, daily specials and prepared cabinet food. Providing free WiFi to our customers.Out catering available or book out Javaman for a special evening function.
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