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Welcome Vegetarian Cafe

2 Wharenui Road, Christchurch 8041, New Zealand
+64 3-348 2630
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“tofu” (3 reviews)
“ramen” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2 Wharenui Road, Christchurch 8041, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has an overwhelming selection of delicious and affordable vegetarian food. Even if you're not vegetarian you can still have a delicious meal that won't break the bank. This was my favorite vegetarian place in Christchurch. I just wish I had more time to...More

Thank Rwc142014
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

After a warm greeting we needed 10 minutes to decide from the wide variety of choices on the menu! "All meals vegan unless marked with **" -this made me smile. Even had fresh carrot juice available! Cute and cozy setting that feels genuine. Great value...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 30 June 2017

love this place! Been several times and the service is wonderful. The menu gives me (a vegan struggling for 10 years to find extensive menus) a head ache for there is TOO MUCH CHOICE :D always want to come back to try more dishes!

Thank mel w
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Great value for money vegetarian food. I had dishes I'd never even heard of and they were scrummy. Service was great - smiley, polite and fast. Decor basic and from the outside I don't think you'd guess it was as awesome as it was. My...More

1  Thank Ameliecadet
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Restaurant served vegetarian food in Chinese style. Variety of menu, noodle, rice, steak. We ordered fried noodle, noodle soup, fishy steak. All delicious. Restaurant's manager is so friendly.

Thank Mollymoon_26
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Must admit we weren't confident when we arrived as this place looks very run down and tired. But wow, were we pleasantly surprised! Great service, super fresh food with lovely flavors. We had some dietary requirements that were no problem at all. The food arrived...More

Thank Marianne C
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Small and cozy, clean and essential and the food is top quality. Highly recommended for a quick stop. It is a family run restaurant.

Thank Ma N
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

The three of us had the fried wanton which was forgettable, one of us ordered the tofu vegetable soup which was quite plain. We each tried a main course, the hotplate hor fun, the fried beehoon and the curry ramen. The hor fun was a...More

Thank Grayee
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

I've heard such good things about this place and when I finally went it didn't disappoint, fantastic food and so many vegan options! I thought it was very reasonably priced and the staff member was really friendly. I will definitely be back!

Thank NLouise19
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I love coming here as I can almost almost everything on the menu! That is always a joy, one that comes rarely to us in NZ. I do try different meals here and have never been disappointed. Today I ordered lychee juice and it came...More

Thank Rainbowclaire
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 2 Wharenui Road, Christchurch 8041, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-348 2630
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