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The Riverview Cafe

4 Kapanui Street, Warkworth, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-425 9940
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good46%
  • Average21%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“poached eggs” (2 reviews)
“lovely view” (4 reviews)
“minute wait” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, European
$$ - $$$
4 Kapanui Street, Warkworth, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Beautiful setting looking across the river. You can sit inside or out. Husband ordered our coffees, wasn't given a receipt. 20mins goes and no sign of coffees. Appears they have no record of our order! Fortunately a local saw my husband order and pay. We...More

Thank Sally S
DanielRen, Owner at The Riverview Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi Sally S Sorry for your experience in our cafe, we are trying fix the technical issue from our Point to sale software supplier,once again sorry about this !

Reviewed 18 February 2018

Small food outlet with several tables and benches outside on terrace and a lovely view of walkway and river. Staff very pleasant and helpful. Nice little stop off.

Thank David S
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

A simple yet pleasant place to have lunch. We had their poached chicken and vegetable soup, which was very nice. No overpowering music, nice baristas with welcoming smiles.

Thank Bevan S
Reviewed 22 July 2017

A quick coffee while travelling south - good-sized coffees at a good price, with free WIFI and very clean restrooms. Lovely, helpful staff gave speedy service. Don't go here for the 'view' - a rather muddy river!

1  Thank MRS565
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Food order arrived with salad that had not been ordered and ordered chips did not arrive. Would not provide chips that had been paid for as the salad had been started! Manager not interested in discussing situation and had very negative and poor attitude. It...More

3  Thank Nick H
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Charming staff and wonderful view Simple NZ food (cakes pastries and sandwiches) Good stop between track walks in WW

Thank _grass_esposti
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Had a quick stop for a drink on our way back to Auckland Nice view on the river Good drinks latte and as always in NZ nice decaf mocha

Thank HelioN7
Reviewed 13 March 2017

When I ordered 2 coffees, on arrival, I was told there was a 15 minute wait. Not sure why, as not full. A fairly tasteless toasted cheese sandwich and no cutlery delivered with the food or coffee, I had to go and search for it....More

Thank Kotuku123
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Tales and benches outside on terrace with lovely view of walkway and river. Two directional choices for sitting outside if it is windy. Staff very pleasant and helpful.

Thank Margarita2008
Reviewed 12 February 2017

A group of 4 of us went, two ordered sausage rolls and were so disappointed to find they were heated in the microwave. One of us ordered the almond croissant, I asked if it had filling inside the server had no idea then concluded definitely...More

1  Thank yipgob
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$17
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Kapanui Street, Warkworth, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Warkworth
  • Phone Number: +64 9-425 9940
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