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Cafe Cuba

) #9 of 158 Restaurants in Palmerston North ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Cafe, European,
236 Cuba Street, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
+64 6-356 5750
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (20 reviews)
“cakes” (56 reviews)
“cheesecake” (13 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
236 Cuba Street, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 457 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in here for coffee and cake while out late night shopping in a Thursday. They were busy while neighbouring properties were sparsely 'customered'. The Banana loaf, berry cheesecake were excellent. The silk cake was smooth and unctuous but be careful to ask for...More

Thank Joanna C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This a popular cafe that has regular times of being extremely - I have always found the staff cope incredibly well - they remain cheerful and positive and put the meals through at a breakneck pace!

Thank Jeanette161
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a number of times food is always good and the coffee is excellent. Staff are always friendly and obliging.

Thank Justin H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is clearly a local favourite! We popped in for a quick morning tea nibble and my (7 year old) son and I were surprised at how busy it was. There was prob only a 5 min window where there wasn't a steady stream of...More

Thank Nicole S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although it was very busy, we received our orders quickly and with friendly and helpful service. Food was delicious, and the spread of options in the cabinet all looked impressive. The caramel cheesecake was amazing, would recommend!

Thank Emily H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great coffee and generous breakfasts. Wish I had room for a piece of the amazing cakes in the cabinet. This place is always busy but can cope with the crowds seamlessly.

Thank Saartjies
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with my 10 year old son he sai it was one of the nicest hot chocolates he has ever had and he got marshmallows. I had a flat white very nice and smooth. We shared a snickers slice very large piece. Went down...More

Thank Fakeittillyoumakeit
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This is a funky little cafe with a great selection of yummy food items. The coffees and slice we had were good. Unfortunately they'd over cooked the granola which was a shame as it promised to be a delicious breakfast choice. We'd probably go back...More

Thank Megan B
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Got coffee from here everyday while visiting the area. I can be a bit of coffee fusspot so was glad to find a good cafe with good coffee!!

Thank Munnsnz
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

The vibes of the cafe is nice. Food and drinks that I ordered was ok and nothing special to be honest.

Thank Elena T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 236 Cuba Street, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
  • Phone Number: +64 6-356 5750
  • E-mail
Situated in the heart of Palmerston North Cafe Cuba is an iconic and popular place to have that next coffee, catch-up, meeting or meal. Here at Cafe Cuba we have a large cuisine menu which is sure to tempt your taste buds. Offering an all day breakfast and brassiere we invite you come in and dine with us every day from 7.00am right through to our dinner dining from 6.00pm until late, Cafe Cuba is also great place to take the family with a full children’s menu available.At Cafe Cuba we know the importance of a great coffee, our fully trained staff are equipped to deliver a great coffee to you, with take away coffee available. We are fully licensed and have a large range of Wine, Bottled Beer, RTD’s, Spirits and non-alcoholic beverages
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