Enjoy Our Beach Side Atmosphere

Located at Mount Maunganui’s world famous surf beach. With the pedestrian crossing to beach right in front of us, we offer panoramic views over the Pacific and Mauao. Our beach side atmosphere is much loved by locals and tourists.

Come in to relax. Meet up with family & friends; enjoy coffee/tea, homemade gourmet baking, decadent cookies, tasty meals….

Cyclist can leave their wheels at the cycle racks, right next to our café.

Our Philosophy

Slowfish is derived from slow food, the Italian movement promoting high quality food and artisanal manufacturing. It opposes the standardisation of taste ie: fast food. Everything at Slowfish is made on the premises.

We offer many Gluten Free options and some of our signature baked items feature products from the  Matakana Superfoods range such as Cacao, Coconut Flour and Coconut Sugar, Coconut Butter, Oil and Nectar.

Super Food Smoothies are also available.

We also recycle all glass, plastic, paper waste and coffee grinds. We are proud of using only good, clean and fair ingredients; cooking them in a delightful nourishing way, beneficial for your well being.

Reservations available for Breakfast,Lunch and Friday & Saturday Evening Dining during the Summer holiday season.

Passion for food

Eveline has experience through her European background, cooperating in a successful family owned café & patisserie in Belgium. Graeme is a coffee and food lover who effectively owned a popular Newmarket café for years.