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Elixir Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
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117 Devon St East, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
+64 6-769 9020
06:30 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 08:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 06:30 - 21:30
Fri 06:30 - 22:00
Sat 07:30 - 22:00
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Murchison, New Zealand
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The pancakes at Elixir are worth having, the staff change what goes on it to suits taste. The coffee is very good and the muffins are yummy. You can seat inside or outside & is great for children.

Thank Barbara S
Auckland, New Zealand
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59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

In New Plymouth and want a great breakfast, well this is it. Have the big breakfast. Just fantastic value for money . Service was outstanding, food tasted great and price right on. Will be back

Thank Kiwitoogreg54
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1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for breakfast so good back for lunch and dinner over next few days. Try the garfen breakfast v tasty

Thank Dean R
Wellington, New Zealand
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56 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a morning coffee stop this Café does it well, offering double shots as standard fare and reaching that consistency standard of producing fine coffee every time. Its a funky décor - interesting and abuzz with customers even early in the morning. No fuss friendly service provided by a team of staff who know the routine and how to deliver... More 

Thank Max_O6363
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday afternoon it can be hard to find yummy great food. Elixir cafe came up trumps wide range of brunch options to choose from including vegetarian and gluten free. Funky kiwiana decor a cafe worth checking out.

Thank kiwivegan
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had breakfast, food was delicious. Coffee, atmosphere and service were amazing. Certainly recommend and will be going back 😊

Thank Amanda C
Albany, New Zealand
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very busy place, managed to get a table for 2 inside, breakfast was very good as was the coffee. Quick and friendly service, would recommend as a great place to have a meal. Average prices too.

Thank lynn t
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was Womad weekend so they would be forgiven if they were too rushed to be obliging but that was far from the case. There is a reason this is my favourite breakfast spot. They were happy to pop a reserved sign on a stable when we were two minutes away, the coffee was fast and hot, the meals as... More 

Thank NakiDebs
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 March 2017

loved eating here for breakfast then had to be up so had morning tea here with my mother and she's picky but she loved it as well

Thank Tania C
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

With a cool slight kiwiana vibe, great coffee and cool staff, this place is one of the original cool cafes in town. The chicken and waffles are pretty good, as is the mince on toast and the breakfast salad.

Thank Sezza685

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Devon St East, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-769 9020
Elixir Cafe -your daily fix. Every morning our muffins, cakes and biscuits are made fresh for you by our trained bakers and taste tested by our front of house staff. Our dedicated baristas are committed to coffee greatness were only the very best coffee is served. Our kitchen where possible uses fair trade, locally sourced, sustainable and free range products. Our qualified chefs have an all consuming passion for food, using a simple combination of fresh ingredients, providing you with an experience of home away from home.

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