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Nikau Gallery Cafe

) #146 of 697 Restaurants in Wellington $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
Mercer Street | City Art Gallery, Civic Square, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
+64 4-801 4168
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (33 reviews)
“kedgeree” (30 reviews)
“rice pudding” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 16:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Mercer Street | City Art Gallery, Civic Square, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 146 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We went here based on a recommendation from a local restaurant and they weren't wrong, simple food, great produce, welcoming staff.

Thank florencemcfarlan2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had a coffee with a friend today. The cafe was buzzing with three separate areas on the go, inside upstairs, then downstairs and outside. We just had coffee and a date scone each., The coffee came promptly and the scone was served warm with...More

Thank Jillian C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found the service excellent with one staff member constantly filling our water glasses. Prompt service and great coffee and cheese scones. Hard to find in civic square tucked around the back.

Thank Alipa50
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

The first time we visited the Nikau cafe a couple of years ago we were not impressed at all. This time we were very impressed! Food and service were great. Staff was very friendly too. For my meal I had the kedgeree which was superb!...More

Thank Lcornejo
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Met a family friend here while visiting Wellington and after wandering through Wellington Gallery (Free attraction, thank you Wellington!). The cafe was busy but we were served quickly. Efficient and friendly wait staff. I had a beautiful and simple salad (kale, radish, egg, with a...More

Thank worklifecareer
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Excellent cheese scones accompanied by a great flat white. Friendly service. Must visit, if in the area.

Thank Veena N
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

The best New Zealand breakfast we had, and we had quite a few really good ones. Farm to kitchen in 20 ft (from their home garden). Don't miss the sage fried eggs and fresh squeezed orange juice!

Thank thebee007
Reviewed 21 March 2017

A local lady directed us here..she saw us map in hand and asked if she could help....I need coffee and breakfast....and she gave us good directions here....best coffee and cheeses scones in Wellington...she said. She wasn't wrong! Both were excellent...whether they're the best we can't...More

Thank Cellis7777
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Went here with some colleagues for lunch and a glass of wine Got seat quickly after an MP, or VIP was taken care of It took over 40 minutes to get our food delivered after we asked where was it so it had to eaten...More

Thank Colm671
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We planned an early lunch arriving at 11.20am to find the lunch menu doesn't start until 11.30 am so we choose from the breakfast menu. Our meals were great, the mushrooms delicious and scrambled eggs with fresh herbs tasty. The cheese scones from the cabinet...More

Thank Alipa50
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
Friday
07:00 - 16:00
Saturday
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mercer Street | City Art Gallery, Civic Square, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-801 4168
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