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Makana Chocolate Boutique

Kerikeri 0245, New Zealand
+64 9-407 6800
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This is a chocolate boutique where they make speciality chocolates before your eyes (and you can have a go too!) and the products are the best chocolates, without fear of contradiction, you'll find anywhere!
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“gelato” (13 reviews)
“hand made” (9 reviews)
LOCATION
Kerikeri 0245, New Zealand
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+64 9-407 6800
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"gelato"
in 13 reviews
"hand made"
in 9 reviews
"macadamia butter toffee"
in 12 reviews
"cakes"
in 10 reviews
"next door"
in 12 reviews
"delicious coffee"
in 3 reviews
"dark hot chocolate"
in 3 reviews
"mouth watering"
in 4 reviews
"free samples"
in 7 reviews
"big glass"
in 2 reviews
"highly recommend this cafe"
in 2 reviews
"red wine"
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"food on offer"
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"sorbet"
in 2 reviews
"gift wrapping"
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"special treat"
in 3 reviews
"biscuits"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great spot to pop in and have a look as you arrive in Kerikeri. Had the two kids in tow and we were given some samples on arrival. Be warned. This is top notch quality chocolate and is priced accordingly.

Thank DaveDogNZ
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely staff, veryfriendly & more than happy to allow you to taste test anything you like. Clean & hygenic premises. You can watch (behind glass) staff preparing and packaging chocolates.

Thank Sue H
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

The customer service was great, they were more than happy to cater for our needs. The samples were generous and very tasty. This is no doubt the best chocolate I've had in a while.

Thank juthika5066
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Great stop for (mostly chocolate) gifts to take home and a nice cafe next door with plenty of sweet and savoury options - and great gelato. Friendly staff who greet you with a couple of samples and are happy to provide more if you're interested...More

1  Thank wellycarolyn
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Great stop for coffee, cake and ice cream and wonderful to see lots of gluten-free options. Toilets are really clean and there is a nice seating area outside. There is also n amazing chocolate shop next door and we got free samples when we arrived...yummy....More

Thank cgkjourneys
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

A lovely small specialty shop of chocolate fabulousness! A sample at the door assures you aren’t leaving without more. Watch the painstaking craftsmanship of making their chocolate through the glass wall of windows. And then shop til you drop gathering awesome chocolate. Down side...i don’t...More

Thank Sanjo R
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

stopped here as part of a shore excursion. the first thing when you walk in the door is the smell. incredibly good chocolate. They were handing out free samples. so yummy. but, this stuff is very expensive.

Thank captmom
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Stopped for a coffee great selection of cakes. Galeto section was very busy. The chocolate factory is reasonable when you see them being hand crafted and decorated very time consuming and skilful.

Thank 123LS
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

A superb place to stop for a coffee,lunch or a gelato .The working chocolate shop is a must see although expensive the quality is of a very high standard,The Cafe next door has stunning outdoor dining and the{ toilets are really worth a visit ,!}...More

Thank freddie855
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Nice layout and design where you can watch the chocolates being crafted. They are nice and really quite expensive!

Thank jacquelinem449
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