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The Courthouse Cafe & Bar

$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
8 Centennial Avenue, Alexandra 9320, New Zealand
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (39 reviews)
“cakes” (15 reviews)
“poached eggs” (3 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 18:00All hours
Cafe, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
8 Centennial Avenue, Alexandra 9320, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Without a doubt the finest breakfast I have had To arrive at a pleasant setting, to walk in and find a counter full of baked delights A look at the menu and quickly decided poached eggs, with sides of bacon, mushroom and avocado Generous, flavourful,...More

Thank GrumpyCabbage
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Lovely cafe, great staff and excellent food. Always full of flowers and a warm atmosphere. Range of food, although the cooked menu is not always obvious.

Thank Thyme501
Reviewed 11 July 2017

If you want a super cup of coffee and a cake to brighten your day, go to Courthouse Café. Very generous servings and I always have to take half of the square home to eat the next day as they are such generous servings. Eat...More

Thank mjmgray2016
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Fabulous food and very generous portions. The choice and display will blow you away. My macadaemia custard-filled croissant was delicious. The service was less positive, however, if not downright surly. Word of advice: don't throw sugar sachets at the table just because a customer wants...More

Thank Lynnaire J
Reviewed 26 May 2017

I can not say enough how amazing this beautifully set out cafe is! I want to say a big thank you and how wonderful it is to find a cafe that caters for GF dinners! The variety is delicious. Take the time to stop in...More

Thank Championchick
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I wished I had felt like eating more as there were many amazing looking cakes etc. Warm inside and also good outdoor seating.

Thank grannyB45
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Had Thai curry pumpkin soup,absolutely scrumptious. Salmon whole grain and toffee tart. Equally delicious.

Thank 435jeanettew
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We always visit this delightful cafe when in Alexandra and because of its ever increasing popularity, a wait is the often expected norm It is worth it though as the food seldom, if ever, disappoints Yesterday (14th May), was no different as we enjoyed a...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

This us another great place to visit. It has made good use of another old building in the area. We had pre booked our evening meal. There was quite an extensive menu and the food was very good. We experienced good friendly service. There is...More

Thank Rosemary73
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Just a casual visit for lunch and what great choises. Went for a cheese roll and mini pavalova with cream and berries. Mocha for the drink. Was too much. My eyes were bigger than the stomach. Will post a photo of the cabinet food.

Thank Voodles
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Centennial Avenue, Alexandra 9320, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Central Otago  >  Alexandra
  • Phone Number: 4487818
  • E-mail
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