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The Store Kekerengu

View of the counter at The Store Kekerengu, Kaikōura.
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A top stop spot on the drive from Kaikōura to Marlborough, The Store Kekerengu provides some of the best cafe scenery and incomparable sea views.

Strawberry Tree Kaikōura

Man standing at the bar with his children at Strawberry Tree.
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A quirky Irish Bar and live music venue serving up some of the best grub in town.

The Pier Hotel

Outdoor seating area at The Pier Hotel.
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A classic Kiwi pub and restaurant housed within an iconic nineteenth century hotel.

Karaka Lobster

Lobsters on display in the fridge at Karaka Lobster.
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Impossible to miss.

Coopers Catch

Close up of someone grabbing a chip off a plate.
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For the quintessentially Kiwi experience: fish and chips by the seaside.

Emporium Brewing

Man giving a customer a pint of Emporium Brewing beer.
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Emporium Brewing is a much-loved local brewery that will happily bring you pints and burgers to your heart's content.

Flo & Co.

Woman about to take a sip of coffee.
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Visit for the great aesthetics and damn good coffee.