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Queen Sally's Diamond Deli

$$ - $$$
Cafe, New Zealand
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Queens Drive, | Lyall Bay, Wellington, New Zealand
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07:00 - 16:00
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Wed - Fri 07:00 - 16:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 16:00
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Wellington, New Zealand
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When chating to pple about the Queen Deli in LB everyone agrees how terrible the service is. You could be waiting 20mins for 1 take away coffee (with 5 people in front of you!). Its no surprise that its own by same people as Maranui (around the corner) both places need their staff to do a customer service course and... More 

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Thank Sonya K
Wellington, New Zealand
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

This is a tiny place with only a few tables but you can take away and the salads are awesome. Also great coffee and shakes and preserves etc A cool atmosphere and friendly service. We love it!

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Thank Becka108
Wellington, New Zealand
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123 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Tiny wee shop with rickety chairs and no room to swing a cat. Good food and service and coffee though.

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Thank Andrea S
New Zealand
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203 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

I have no idea why it is not at the top of these reviews. The food is Devine, innovative and fresh. The atmosphere wonderful I could stay for hours and the staff are stunning. Love Queen Sally's.

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2 Thank sallysage
Waikato Region, New Zealand
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64 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Funky decor and cosy atmosphere. Lovely vegetarian options in cabinet food. We had toasted sandwiches - mushrooms & blue cheese, and pastrami GF option. Really tasty. Good coffee and lots of deli options for purchase.

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1 Thank Hanno155
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

Queen Sally's has a great mix of counter food and is my favourite out of the places to eat in Lyall Bay. The coffee is good The preserves are good The sorbet is good The sandwich's are good basically you can't go wrong unless you are there with a big group. my favourite thing to do is to scoot out... More 

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Thank Fernetdan
Wellington, New Zealand
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59 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

Another Harry Potter cafe (with ontrays- Petone) - arising as a result of maranui's stint as a Phoenix, this is a magical interior set in an old wooden shop around the corner. Five or so inside cafe tables with three seats each gives it a rather cramped feel and your eyes rove across so many eclectic bits and pieces from... More 

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Thank DuncanGalletly
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

This deli is very cute but did not have a lot of deli style meats or options when we arrived at 2pm. The shop is very small and waiting in line or for coffees is awkward but the staff were friendly and the service was good. I had an iced chocolate and a donut, both were tasty.

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1 Thank Kgal138
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298 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

This is the place to go for a very healthy take away lunch. they have excellent fresh salads they make daily that are great value and taste delicious. They also make very yummy scones. There is seating inside and outside for a few people. would recommend.

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Thank Weetbix7
Wellington, New Zealand
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179 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2015 via mobile

i love this place. The staff are always friendly and they do great fruit scones and coffee. There isn't much space to sit down, so it is usually a take away.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
Friday
07:00 - 16:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queens Drive, | Lyall Bay, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington

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