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Refuel Cafe

Western hills Drive | Kensington, Whangarei, New Zealand
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good51%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
12 Oct 2016
“A Very Popular Cafe/Restaurant”
22 Aug 2016
“Great place for coffee and cake on a saturday in between sports games.”
Open Now
07:00 - 15:00All hours
Cafe, British
$$ - $$$
Western hills Drive | Kensington, Whangarei, New Zealand
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

I actually go here 3 times a week, I am a member of the gym attached. The views from the cafe are beautiful, a popular place when sports are on. Good food in a great atmosphere.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We had Great coffee, muffins and Chocolate brownie. all were delicious and fresh. I would recommend this place. Great view over the sports grounds.

Thank nanashazza2014
Reviewed 15 December 2015

On this occasion we were celebrating a birthday, the choice of food was really good. The staff are always pleasant and service excellent.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Be it after a work-out at the gym, or just having a break on the road to somewhere else - this is a little hidden away gem cafe worthwhile spending some time at. Great food for sensible prices - with a fab terrace overlooking the...More

Thank 1Maya23
Reviewed 20 September 2015

The food and coffee were wonderful. We ordered the all-day breakfast and it was very enjoyable. The coffee was piping hot too which is awesome - so few places serve truly hot coffee. Only two small issues .... They didn't ask how we liked our...More

Thank KevinNewtonNZ
Reviewed 10 September 2015

This cafe has an awesome view of Parihaka and Kensington Park. Sitting on the deck on a summers day is wonderful. The staff are excellent and the food even better. Great coffee too.

Thank maccie64
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Refuel CAfe is what it is - a place for those playing various sports or taking part in the various exercise regimes to refuel after an energetic workout. It is a good place to meet up with friends or to have a good catch up...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 31 July 2014

Average cafe with prices a little on the high side. $6.50 for a steak and mushroom pie that had been reheated in a microwave with soggy pastry and flavours more reminiscent of a chicken pie than steak. The pie would have benefited from being out...More

Thank Adrian M
Reviewed 22 July 2014

This is an easy place to choose as a meeting place for lunch. Easy parking, Handy to everyone from the suburbs. Nice location over looking the park. Lunch was OK not a great choice but with good company easy to stay all day.

Thank Anne255371
Reviewed 9 May 2014

My favourite morning stop when I am working in the area. HIGHLY recommend the eggs Benedict. Excellent coffee. I am generally on their door step when they are struggling to get set up soon after 7am, but always friendly and quick to hand over the...More

Thank Kevz110
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Breakfast, Lunch
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Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 14:00
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  • Address: Western hills Drive | Kensington, Whangarei, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
ASB leisure centre Kensington
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