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Ujazi

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
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28 Tennyson Street, Napier 4110, New Zealand
+64 6-835 1490
Today
08:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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Wellington
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This can be a very busy cafe. Usually go here every time we go to Napier. Colourful decor, good coffee and food selection. Fast service too. Seating inside, or upstairs, and outside on the pavement on a nice day, so plenty of room. Friendly staff, who regularly come around and remove used plates for you. Will go back next visit...

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Thank Shortcat
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196 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Interesting style, good music, friendly faces. A rustic feel on closer inspection it needs a good clean in parts. Coffee took a while to be served no water was offered. Those of you who read my posts will know I'm an ardent coffee fan. While my coffee was piping hot just how I like it, it was rough around he... More 

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Thank Marlaina C
Sacramento, California
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407 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

I found myself in Napier on a Sunday morning and I went to church at the Cathedral and then walked a block to Ujazi for brunch. I ordered the power breakfast with bacon, sausage, toast, poached eggs, potatoes and tomatoes. Oh yeah, and a flat white. It was all delicious and the servers were very friendly. They even brought me... More 

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Thank Julie S
Auckland, New Zealand
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed coffee and artworks by local artists I guessed in the cafe ;) my boss was really happy with your coffee ;) thanks

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Thank jpaklnz
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely coffee great atmosphere but a little noisey upstairs. Cool location in the Art Deco district of Napier.

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Thank G2803KIkathys
Napier, New Zealand
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is our go to spot for coffee and brunch. Bit grungy inside so we always go on a sunny day and sit outside, luckily Napier is almost always sunny! Brunch is good and very kid friendly. Great service.

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Thank MandsBaz
Auckland, New Zealand
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

What makes a great meal out - great service. The gentlemen running this cafe were brilliant. The coffee was just as you would like it, food fine. We had eggs benedict and there was plenty of bacon. A small area under the stairs with kids toys were gratefully received.

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Thank virtuspollet
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Coffee is great. The breakfast is yummy too. Got lot of choices of bread. Got gluten free option for breakfast and lunch. The scramble eggs cook perfectly.

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Thank Rebecca T
Sydney, Australia
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

After reading the very positive reviews we decided to give this place a go for some Saturday brunch. Coffee was delicious and the poached eggs were cooked perfectly but these were the only two saving graces. The granola was a tiny portion for almost $13 and basically a bowl of almonds with a handful of oats and a couple of... More 

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Thank sprachelle87
Brent F, General Manager at Ujazi, responded to this review

I am very sorry that you did not enjoy your breakfast with us on Saturday. We appreciate the feedback and it gives us the opportunity to look at recipes and procedures. I do not mean to make excuses - Our granola is a new dish we clearly need to re-examine it. Our eggs are free range but I am guessing... More 

Warwick, Australia
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386 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Smashed ago with chorizo was great. Coffee great. Staff so friendly and helpful. Happily go back anytime

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Thank Ross H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Tennyson Street, Napier 4110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-835 1490

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?