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Brick & Vines Cafe at Morris & James - CLOSED

48 Tongue Farm Rd, Matakana, Auckland 0985, New Zealand
+64 9-422 7484
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
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“cakes” (7 reviews)
“pottery shop” (8 reviews)
“peaceful spot” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, Grill
48 Tongue Farm Rd, Matakana, Auckland 0985, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is located in the Morris & James courtyard. It's now changed owners and name and is called Rangawera Cafe. The al fresco seating is lovely in summer and in winter there are plenty of seats inside with a huge open fire. They serve...More

Thank Marian K
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Had a lovely light lunch yesterday, bacon quiche and almond croissant were very tasty and the coffee was spot on. Service was friendly and with a smile. Lovely relaxed atmosphere under the trees with the sun shining. Thanks.

Thank gilly72018
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Disclaimer: I hope trip advisor can update the name of the cafe at Morris and James soon as this review is in no way connected to Brick and Vines Cafe. I have been to Brick and Vines cafe and it was great. Was looking forward...More

2  Thank LisaKS_12
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Four out of five of us chose the fish & chips at $25. Presentation was beautifully colourful with an interesting salad, a generous portion of perfectly cooked chips, two pieces of fish and a creamy aioli on the side. Delicious. Lots of garden seating with...More

Thank SandLexia
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Seems there’s new owners but that’s no excuse for what appeared to be a complete lack of management or giving a toss by the wait staff. To start it took 20 minutes of queuing to order with only 4 people in front of us. One...More

2  Thank Arlette F
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We thought an early trip up from Waiuku for the day to the pottery would be a nice trip. Luckily for us there wasn’t much traffic until our return and then it was going north. Lovely setting next to the pottery. Breakfast menu so had...More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We are regular visitors to Morris and James Pottery and often enjoy a meal or drink and slice at this cafe...sadly it appears new management have no idea of what they are doing. Near 12pm we asked if there was a lunch menu only to...More

3  Thank Tintin4
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

To give average is about potential given the location Not good service either..A cafe on the cycle walk trail with the lovely Morris n James pottery in the same plot so you can explore the exquist pieces for sale. What a shame then that the...More

1  Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 29 November 2017

This cafe is part of the Morris and James Pottery and is a favourite place for people who like to view and/or buy pottery and then be able to have nice refreshments before carrying on.

Thank Narziss
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We called here on the way to the Sculptureum with some friends, the food was delicious and the service was friendly, while your there you can visit their show room and pottery work shop to see them actually making the pots, the pots are amazing.

Thank Isobel D
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Restaurant Details

Bar, Grill
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Tongue Farm Rd, Matakana, Auckland 0985, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Matakana
  • Phone Number: +64 9-422 7484
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