Cafes & Coffee Houses

New Zealander's love their coffee and the Whangaparaoa Peninsula has lots of options for grabbing a quick coffee on the go or a relaxing with a cafe lunch and an espresso.

The Peninsula has several cafes that offer breakfast, brunch and lunch options and all to a very high standard.

Cafe and coffee in Whangaparaoa

Cafe & Coffee House Options

Sparx cafe Manly Village

Sparx Cafe: This cafe is a huge hit with the locals and offers great food, coffee and location.

Sparx cafe is located in the small village of Manly approximately ten kilometres along the Whangaparaoa Peninsula. They offer a sit down eat in and takeaway option and are fully licensed.

The cafe has a breakfast and lunch menu and the food is to the highest standards. If you're looking for a takeout option they have a range of sandwiches, Panini's, pastries and more.

With seating areas outside and an undercover external seating area the cafe is very comfortable for dinning in the summer months and a fresh breeze constantly flows through the entire cafe.

54 Rawhiti Road
Manly Village
09 428 2211

Esquires Whangaparaoa

Esquires Coffee House: This coffee house is conveniently located in the Whangaparaoa Plaza making it the idea place to grab a great coffee and do a little shopping.

The service is always friendly and the coffee is fantastic, they also offer several food options including breakfast, pies and pastries.

The place has a really relaxed cosmopolitan feel with options to sit inside or outside and is situated in an external open square area of the Plaza.

719 Whangaparaoa Road
09 428 2928

Hollywood bakery Whangaparaoa

Hollywood Bakery: This bakery is part of a national franchise model and offers eat in or takeaway pies, pastries, sandwiches, coffee and more.

 Probably the most competitively priced cafe on the Peninsula whose food and coffee far exceed the price you pay.

Hollywood bakery is positioned in a new complex that has several other food options available including noodles, sushi, kebabs and a roast shop. This makes it an ideal choice for larger groups with different tastes.

15 Karepiro Drive
09 428 0899

coffee to go

Service stations: There are two large service (petrol) stations on the Peninsula that both offer great coffee and limited food options including pies, sandwiches and pastries. 

An ideal option if time is limited and always a favourite with local boaties filling up and going out for a fish.

Both these service stations, Z and BP are located just before you come to the Whangaparaoa Shopping Plaza and if travelling from overseas you may be surprise at the quality of the food and coffee available.