It's well worth visiting the Whitianga area just for it's cafes and a proper good coffee, breakfast or lunch in the relaxed outdoor settings of the Coromandel.
Throughout the Mercury Bay you will find great service and fresh food in our cafes with influences from the local markets and some interesting and unique themes that Coromandel cafes have become renowned for. Coffee lovers won't be deprived as cafe owners pride themselves in making some of the best coffee in New Zealand!
There are several cafes in Whitianga as well as some great cafes not to be missed on your way around Mercury Bay area that includes Matarangi, Kuaotunu, Flaxmill Bay, Cooks Beach, Hahei as well as side road cafes on the way in an out of this popular part of the Coromandel. Having breakfast or lunch at a local cafe is a great way of meeting some of the locals who love a great coffee to start the day.