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178 Cuba Street, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
384-7014
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Today
08:00 - 03:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 07:30 - 03:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 03:00
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Wellington, New Zealand
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great cafe that is always good to have a cheap easy cafe experience while also having a decent meal.

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Thank Karetai
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bought a great salad for lunch - very quirky but food was amazing and the coffee perfect. Staff friendly even during a busy lunchtime. Some great funk playing while I was there too.

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Thank Francis T
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30 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love it. Cheapest place in town with a great atmosphere. Best place to eat. Great coffee. Great food and large servings.

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Thank Tarsha B
Newcastle, Australia
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82 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Great coffee, for is certainly interesting and I suspect quality varies based on item. Has a strong alternate vibe, great for people watching as there is allot of colourful characters. Specifically caters for vegetarians

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Thank Brian O
Hamilton, New Zealand
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

We were there on a trip not so long ago. Thought this place looked great, with nice art work etc. The food was lovely and the coffee was fairly good too. However, the service was sub par. The worker was rude and ruined the experience for us both.

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Thank timmynz23
golden bay
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

The place to go at least once in Cuba Street - it gets pretty busy here some people just popping in for a coffee others having a meal.

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Thank wackersGoldenBay
Port Elizabeth
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

My go-to place for delicious/devilish/more-ish baking. All the cabinet food is amazing, catering for a wide range of dietary requirements. AMAZING vegan food, and almost everything on the menu can be made vegetarian or vegan. Huge menu, plus great coffee. Hipster/grunge vibe inside, always busy and open late.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Good for a quick lunch or snack. Lots of choices for vegetarians and very affordable prices too. I recommend the hot chocolate and the caramel slice.

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Thank Carly S
Dunedin, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Great coffee The food looks AMAZIN I had a big breakfast It was fine apart from the white stodgy toasted bread Unfortunate because all else was great!

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Thank bigdicks11
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Yummy food, heaps of vegan options and is open late which is great after a night out. Check out their delicious cakes

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Thank Caitlin H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 03:00
Monday
07:30 - 03:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 03:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 03:00
Thursday
07:30 - 03:00
Friday
07:30 - 03:00
Saturday
08:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 Cuba Street, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: 384-7014

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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?