Akaroa Sweet As Bakery


Hours: Open 7 days a week from 8 am till 4 pm

Welcome to our licensed famous Bakery Cafe “Sweet as” - a much loved Akaroa institution for delicious coffee and homemade treats in delightful surroundings. Sweet As Bakery for true French delights and authentic french pastries, a must do in the most French town in New Zealand.


Spacious garden Cafe with plenty tables situated in the heart of Akaroa, just beside the Information Centre. Baking fresh each day specialty french pastries and cakes. Our french baker and pastry chef are focused on producing unique pastries at the highest quality, made with natural ingredients. If there’s anything, that will get us up off our seat faster, it would have to be eclair-au-chocolat, nothing beats French baking and patisseries. Our bread is kneaded, shaped, and baked right from our very own kitchen. Our relaxed cafe serves a beautiful selection of Ti Ora teas and an excellent roasted coffee provided by John Burton Ltd a family owned, New Zealand business, which are importing green coffee beans for more than 30 years. Sourced from 20 countries. We offer a massive range of cabinet creations and home made food and fresh bakery products. Sweet tart and pies through to baguettes. Relax and enjoy the view while indulging in a freshly made coffee and a brioche or two, ah amour!! The warm and friendly ambience is ideal for you to savour a tasty and hearty breakfast, brunch or lunch. For your early morning pick me ups, we provide delicious coffee on the go, with freshly baked muffins, croissants, quiches, sandwiches or homemade pies. Classic kiwi breakfast menu is available daily from 8 am till 12 pm. Lunch menu is served from noon, which includes a wide selection of pizzas and our famous Seafood Chowder in homemade bread bowl, that will have you coming back for more. We have a range of pastry and cakes suitable for small or large group. We can also create a voucher for any occasion. made coffee and a brioche or two, ah amour!!!

Due vouchers being able to be used year round no refund is applicable. Vouchers are valid for one year from purchase date.

63 rue lavaud Akaroa 7520 New Zealand


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033047784 Akaroa i-SITE, 61 Beach Road, Akaroa