The Bennetts Café at 52 Moir Street, Mangawhai is open from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm daily, serving breakfast and lunch. Please note, the kitchen operates from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm, with coffees and cabinet food available until 3:00 pm.

We don't take reservations, including for groups. Due to high weekend demand, we can't accommodate groups of 10 or more. Closed on Christmas, Boxing Day, and New Year's Day. For more info, call (09) 431 5072.
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We're thrilled to announce the upcoming opening of Bennetts Bakery in our beautiful French-inspired courtyard. Get ready to experience the finest breads and pastries, crafted with care using Milmore Downs organic flour. Keep your eyes peeled for our mid-winter opening, where we'll be bringing the aroma of freshly baked goodness to Mangawhai village.
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Visit the Bennetts chocolate store in Mangawhai village. Our flagship store embodies luxury with a warm embrace, welcoming all who seek artisanal delights crafted from fresh, local ingredients. Here, our passionate team will guide you to choose the perfect pairings. Try our in-store samples and a chocolate shot from our melted chocolate fountain.


Watch behind the scenes at Bennetts factory and witness the magic unfold through our glass viewing area at the back of the chocolate shop. Here, you can observe our skilled chocolatiers meticulously crafting hand-made chocolates, expertly decorating, filling, and packaging each piece with care. Join us for a glimpse into the artistry and passion that goes into every delectable treat.