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Cafe Villaggio - CLOSED

57 Ballance Street, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
+64 6-863 3895
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average25%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
6 May 2015
17 Feb 2015
“Closed Down”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
57 Ballance Street, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 May 2015

This café needs to be taken off your list as it has been closed for a while now! I walk past it everyday. Rumour says it has been sold but do not know if it will open as a café or not.

Thank Neroli B
Reviewed 18 February 2015

This business is now closed - not surprising really given how bad the service was. We ordered and then waited for over an hour , when no food appeared even though other customers who arrived and ordered after us had received their meals, we asked...More

Thank Adele D
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 October 2014 via mobile

We had this recommended by the iSite so decided it was worth a look. Tucked away a 20mins walk from town it is a converted villa in a semi residential suburb. The food is crafted. I had the pulled pork which was accompanied by salads...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 September 2014

I am a local...and Villagio is my favourite place to have a coffee with friends. At present on a nice spring day it is great to sit under the blossoming trees. Their savoury muffins are so popular they are sold out very early in the...More

Thank Dawn F
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Great location, able to eat inside or outside under the cherry blossom trees in spring. Lovely atmosphere, very good coffee and cakes. Caters for vegetarians and vegans (hooray!!!), but I was disappointed on my last visit as my lunch took one hour to arrive (they...More

Thank Teresa G
Reviewed 28 August 2014 via mobile

It was a bit of luck finding this cafe.. It has to be two the best breakfasts that I've eaten this year. Whilst it may lack ambiance it makes up for it with friendly staff, fantastic coffee and the food would not be out of...More

Thank wineguynz
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Went to Cafe Villagio for lunch today, where it was not busy, with only another 3 or so tables occupied. Waited about 10 minutes to have our orders taken, the coffee orders were promptly forgotten and only brought out another 10 - 15 minutes later...More

Thank LHH62
Reviewed 4 June 2014

I'm from Australia visiting family in Gisborne and met up with my family at Villaggio's for lunch. I was extremely grateful they went out of there way to cater for us all. The staff were very friendly and helpful with recommendations of the creative menu....More

1  Thank tammytam28
Reviewed 1 June 2014

Like many others my sister and I popped in for a coffee before lunch but found that the wait for our coffee was far too long. We had eaten our selected slice and a muffin before our coffee arrived. The food was very tasty but...More

Thank Darylle L
Reviewed 31 May 2014

I recently stopped in for a takeaway coffee and one of their amazing savoury muffins. Waited, waited and then finished my muffin before finally getting my coffee. This is not the first time this has happened, and I know plenty of others who have also...More

1  Thank intootravel
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  • Address: 57 Ballance Street, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Gisborne Region  >  Gisborne
  • Phone Number: +64 6-863 3895
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