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Deckchair Cafe

$$ - $$$
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
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2 Marine Parade | Shops 3 & 4, Oceanside Twin Towers, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
+64 7-572 0942
06:30 - 16:30
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Willaston, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wow ! I am always amazed that this establishment keeps my reward card from every annual visit. The brunch is amazing and represents such good value. Not surprisingly the business has now extended to include the premises next door. We are always delighted with the food and ambience of this successful seaside cafe and have been clients for 4 years... More 

Thank Mtmanganui
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good food....excellent service. We enjoyed the chicken salad. Pricy, of course, as many resort restos are, but worth the premium for both the food and the view.

Thank John2436
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84 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome place to stop for a couple of Heinekens , chips etc and watch the people go by. Very busy place , great service , great location , great staff . The menu is great , the seating is well set up , the atmosphere pumps . Nice place in the heart of the mount to stop in . Thank... More 

Thank Psarj
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272 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is not located in New Zealand but in Australia. It's in the bay of plenty. You can drink a good cup of coffee and also you can eat there. The food is good. The wifi is also good.

Thank Jacco S
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175 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Since the restaurant next door to Deckchair closed it has become a busier place. Food is good as well as the coffee. They are known for their muffins which truly are heavenly.

Thank Lu B
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had breakfast here. The staff were very nice.. The only thing I was disappointed with was our streaky bacon was undercooked.. I did bring this to their attention and the lady was so apologetic offering for us to take some to go or anything we wanted... She also removed the charge of one of the breakfasts.. Top marks for... More 

Thank Pussycatmafia
Wellington, New Zealand
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not being from the Mt and knowing nothing about the local cafe options we opted to choose "the busy place" based on the fact that busy probably means good. We were a group of 6 and found seating fairly easily with a couple of tables getting moved together. Menus were given but it wasn't made clear whether orders would be... More 

Thank Legenderriere
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218 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had an early morning brunch here so went for eggs Benny and a coffee. Was good, service excellent and owner really friendly. Great spot to look out over the beach and sea.

Thank G-DoggyRulz
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85 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

It looked so busy it nearly put us off but I'm glad we stopped. The food was delicious the service prompt. Prices reasonable and atmosphere relaxing . We did not have to wait long considering there were so busy.

Thank 274kelly
Te Awamutu, New Zealand
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88 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for brunch. Very busy and can understand why. Reasonably priced food and a good variety to choose from. Lovely outlook to the ocean. Great coffee too.

Thank Taratat

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Marine Parade | Shops 3 & 4, Oceanside Twin Towers, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga  >  Mount Maunganui
  • Phone Number: +64 7-572 0942
telephone 07-572 0942

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?