At Robert Harris we're experts at making coffee for kiwi tastes, not only because we're kiwis but because we're passionate about what we do and know every day is an opportunity to do things better.
New Zealand's No. 1 Coffee Roaster
Yes, coffee does keep us up at night, but only because it's
important that you get the perfect cup every time you visit a Robert Harris Café.
Great coffee starts with great beans. As New Zealand's largest
coffee roaster, we use our buying power to select the highest grade
Arabica beans from premium estates in the great coffee-growing
regions of the world.
All our coffee blends are produced from beans roasted right here
in New Zealand. That's important, because the best roast is a fresh
roast. By using the skills of our in-house master blenders and roasters we are
able to ensure a level of quality that others can only dream
Once the beans are delivered to your local café, they have to be
handled with the utmost care. All Robert Harris Cafes use
Faema espresso machines, one of Italy's top manufacturers. These
superbly engineered machines not only look and sound the part, they
also have the heat systems and boiler pressure which ensure our
baristas produce rich golden crema, and silky smooth milk for your
favourite caffeine hit.
Last, but certainly not least, comes the human factor. You can
have great beans and the best machinery, but still receive a
disappointing cup if the barista's skills aren't up to scratch.
Rest assured, that will never happen in a Robert Harris
Café. All our baristas receive extensive training in the art of
Great coffee can only be produced if the ingredients are
excellent and the process is perfect. Making sure that happens
every time you visit is what drives everyone who works in a Robert Harris