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O'Briens Irish Sandwich Cafe

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Shop 7 Downtown 337 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North 4414, New Zealand
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07:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 16:00
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 17:00
Sat 07:30 - 17:00
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Manawatu-Wanganui Region, New Zealand
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30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Consistency friendly in this Cafe, the food is always nice and plenty of variety with slices and I enjoy the ability to choose fillings for a sandwich. I've never yet not been greeted warmly and the service is always quick. Great work as a team you guys, recommend to all.

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Thank charlene287
Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
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50 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Just wanted to sit and relax after a long drive and found this gem. Very friendly people, great coffee and sandwiches- what more do you need.

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Thank Philip W
Te Horo, New Zealand
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

The first time I went here I got completely ignored by all of the staff. I stood at the "wait here to order" place and got ignored until I left. However I'm new to working in Palmerston North and I love a great sandwhich so I went back yesterday to give them another go. This time the service was fine,... More 

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Thank Bogart04
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

My go to place on the weekend for lunch out. A great selection of delicious sandwiches, something for everyone. The kids meal is great. My favourite is the Carlow!

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Thank thegregoryclan
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Me and a couple of friends made the trip from Tauranga to Palmy to visit O'Briens (sounds crazy, but go with it) and we were not disappointed. I had the ham sham off the menu which was delicious and the others picked their own fillings and we're pleased as well. Definitely a great place for a quick lunch!

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Thank Bailey T
Palmerston North
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

I ordered a croissant with Ham & Cheese and a pot of english breakfast. I received a two serving teapot with one teabag, omg it was maidens water, terrible stuff. Learn to put 2 tea bags in a pot, that's normal. If someone wants weak tea they will request one teabag. The trouble is, this place does it all the... More 

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Thank Garry Y
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

We just love the food here as it is always fresh and the staff are always so friendly. We also love the way the staff actually remember you even what you order which makes you feel like part of the place. Keep up the great work

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Thank Tina-Maree
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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265 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

My place of choice for a quick healthy lunch snack . As a regular the staff know my ( slightly different ! ) order & it is made quickly & efficiently & with a smile.There is a good blackboard menu for different snack options & a great array of cabinet food, The coffee is good too

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Thank FranNewZealand
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Enjoy their choice of breads and fillings, they have limited savouries and hot food, plus Coffees and Teas, nice quiet place

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Thank Majors-10
Feilding, New Zealand
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59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

Nice sandwich bar in the main shopping area of town. Good place to call in for a nice fresh sandwich while you are out and about.

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Thank Pauapatty

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Fast food, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 16:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
07:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 7 Downtown 337 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North 4414, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North

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