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Vic's Cafe & Bake

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
132 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 3662054
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“bread” (49 reviews)
“sandwiches” (10 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
132 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was so excited to see this cafe still trading as it used to be my go to coffee place nestled along Victoria Street its easy to overlook it amongst all the new cafe's and i wish we did. Upon walking in while the cafe...More

Thank D_N_A_1410
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came back for a try after a gap of a number of years. Lots of good choices on the menu for breakfast. My husband got the big breakfast and I got my usual variation of eggs Benedict with eggs just cooked perfectly. My one complaint...More

Thank 40batty
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love everything . Great food , great atmosphere , great staff win win thank you so much best best best

Thank savagg
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This place never disappoints! The food and coffee is outstanding. It is a lovely relaxed atmosphere to enjoy your meal.

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Good for breakfast if you can get a table in front of the locals. Large bread selection but lacking on other bakery items

Thank woodybear10
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We found this place in TripAdvisor. Excellent tip! We had breakfast there for three days. Beautiful and warm boutique. Diverse and good food. Free WiFi. We had different breads, butter, omelettes, jelly, cheese, ham, orange juice, coffee, cappuccino, honey, bananas... everything was very good. Service...More

Thank PP_RJ
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This was the first place I visited when I arrived from the UK...I moved over and sat here with my uncle and my cousins, all a bit jet lagged and then I got served the BEST coffee ever!!! Since then I've been back several times,...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017

I first went to Vic's the first year it opened. I lived just around the corner for a couple of years, so visited on a fairly regular basis. The menu was full of really tasty Kiwi favourites and the coffee was of a high standard...More

Thank Rundlich
Graham P, Owner at Vic's Cafe & Bake, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Hello Rudlich , Welcome home !~ I started Vic's 17 years ago and we are still here ! That's an achievement in itself . Alot of our customers are regulars ,some since we opened ,they enjoy Vic's like their favourite chair ,although we have updated...More

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Popped in for breakfast on a rainy Saturday morning. Not all that warm inside. Ordered eggs and bacon with toast and that is exactly what I got with no other garnish. Nice enough but not spectacular. Good coffee but not awesome.

Thank Phil G
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

I have tried some of the food on menu before, and decided to give the sandwich ordering a go. I added a few extra, and already it was getting quite pricey, but still I found the sandwich to be a little bland. Maybe i needed...More

Thank Lucy C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3662054
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Open plan indoor outdoor busy local Cafe , good magazines and large tables to spread the newspaper out ! Solos, large groups,couples will all feel at home. In their 16th year same owner and make all their own food and bread which is sold in store or at their bakery in Ferrymead.
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