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F G Smith Eatery

$$ - $$$Cafe, , International
9A Ossian Street | Ahuriri, Napier 4110, New Zealand
+64 6-834 0404
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good23%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“pulled pork” (14 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
9A Ossian Street | Ahuriri, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I go here most days to pick up lunch. Every day there are two 'chef special' sandwiches to choose from and they are just amazing. Today I had the brioche with pork belly, chipotle mayo and pickles. The vegetarian options are also really nice (aubergine,...More

2  Thank Jannneke
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

This place is a relaxed visit and is consistently outstanding for great service, quality fresh ingredients, great coffee and smoothies - thank you Smiths :-)👍

Thank jimmybear01
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

I had the French toast with a few pieces of toast- a total of 5 strawberries and a dollop of cream! (Not even cream freche )Cost I think $17and I opted for the bacon- 2 rashes for an extra 7!!!! So about $24 all up....More

1  Thank RObyn H
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

I ended up in this place by chance. I originally wanted to check the clothing shop next door and felt like a drink. In a rather unusual location this place is a short drive from the airport. It has a very interesting food cabinet however...More

Thank adriglesias
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Great price for great value meals - defintly recommend the pulled pork buns for brunch! The staff were lovely and very hospitable and the cabinet food tasted even more delicious than it looked.

Thank Ellen H
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This Cafe is in a back street in Ahuriri so unless you know of it it is a tad hard to find BUT well worth the effort

Thank bite2013
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This place can get very busy,especially at weekends, which is hardly surprising, given the high quality food & service. Ahuriri is a bit out of the city centre, but don't let that deter you. After a nice meal, you can wander over to the Ahuriri...More

Thank ContractorAuckland
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Deep fried kale was oily and yuk. Eggplant was half cooked and hard. Small meal as l could only eat half of it cos it tasted so bad...& expensive. I will not be going back

Thank Ann R
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Very pleasant sitting in the sunny courtyard but the food was disappointing compared to previous visits. I had Asparagus with Broad Beans, Avocado and pomegranate. It lacked flavour and at $21 was too expensive. Coffee wasn't hot and tasted bitter.

1  Thank coolmamanapier
Reviewed 1 October 2017

My wife and I arrived on Sunday morning before the cafe opened and there was a line of cars waiting to disperse their occupants. We sat outside and enjoyed a lovely breakfast and excellent coffee. The staff were attentive and friendly, and the crown of...More

Thank T0ny_O1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9A Ossian Street | Ahuriri, Napier 4110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-834 0404
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