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Taste the quality, appreciate the difference

Tay Street Beach Café is the beach side destination for foodies and those searching for a great coffee any time of the day. The menu is a fusion of Traditional and Asian fare with a focus on flavoursome fresh and healthy meals, highlighting top quality local produce cooked the way it should be.

Winner of the Hellmann's Suburban Cafe of the Year for the Upper North Island 2017, and Entertainment Card Gold Award Winner for Contemporary Dining Waikato Bay Of Plenty 2016/17. 

Available for breakfast, lunch and dinner changing seasonally, complimented by a selection of premium wines, craft beers and Havana Coffee.

CALL 07 572 0691 TO BOOK


Lamb & Beef Awards 2018
Breakfast at Tay Street Beach Cafe
Start the day right


The most popular brunch and lunch spot where locals go in the Mount with a reputation for the best Eggs Benedict, Salads and Vegetarian around.

Breakfast has many of your favourites using Free Range Eggs, Flaveur Bread, fresh produce from the Fresh Market, and of course quality Cols Butchery Streaky Bacon. Many of our products however are made in house, Hot Smoked Salmon and the Potato Hash are legendary.

Lunch is a selection of light and wholesome fare using quality produce – there is always a healthy vegetarian option and something for the hungry meat eater, whilst the regulars ensure the Beer Battered Fish n Chips, Tacos and Thai Chicken Curry never come off the menu.

Breakfast at Tay Street Beach Cafe
Fuel up anytime of the Day

Coffee & Cake

A Café’s reputation stands on the quality and consistency of its coffee so we proudly crank the Cuban blend from Havana out of Wellington – the coffeeufeel ! What better way to start the day, pick yourself up, or finish a dining experience.

Havana coffee is complimented by daily muffin creations and a selection of delicious cabinet cakes and slices from in house and local bakers.

Breakfast at Tay Street Beach Cafe
Relax and unwind


At night the talented group of chefs at Tay Street are given license to play.

The menu has something for everyone - with many small dishes available to sample different tastes, or larger plates to share with friends, all with a particular focus on seafood and premium cuts of meat cooked to perfection, accompanied by seasonal vegetables, and exquisitely flavoured side dishes.

The wine list is pain stakingly selected to ensure there is a glass for any dish and every occasion. If wine is not your thing the Craft Beer selection is second to none in the Bay.

Enquiries for Private functions are welcome. 


CALL 07 572 0691 TO BOOK

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Our Location

Come in for Great Coffee and Fine Cuisine


Situated across from the famous Tay Street surf beach on the corner of Tay Street and Marine Parade, Mt Maunganui, the cafe offers indoor and outdoor dining, on the golden mile of white sand that is the Mount.



Sunday - Tuesday 7.30am to 3.00 pm

Wednesday - Saturday 7.30am to 9.00 pm

(subject to seasonal change)

Phone: 07 572 0691

Corner Tay Street & Marine Parade
Mount Maunganui 3116
New Zealand


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