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Rapido Expresso - CLOSED

71 Liverpool Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
23 Oct 2013
“Good coffee, bad baking.”
8 Oct 2013
“great Coffee”
Restaurant Hours Closed
71 Liverpool Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 24 October 2013

The coffee and environment was great, however all of the baking appeared to be days old and stale. This may be nicer on the day when they bake, but it wasn't very pleasant when we went.

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 9 October 2013

Fab coffee, always remembers the order and made perfectly. Nice place to go with the other half and to chat and catch up on life.

Thank StMason4
Reviewed 29 July 2013

What a cute place! Coffee was good, interior was sweet and the lemon tea loaf was delicious. Blink and you might miss it, it's in an old house, but nice to chill out for a while with a morning coffee.

Thank Orourkel
Reviewed 11 December 2012

if you like old world charm and organic coffee this is the place to go.its quirky and most days very busy.The owner makes great morning tea scones.They do not have a loyalty system which most cafes do which is a bit disappointing as its the...More

Thank riccisone
Reviewed 4 December 2012

Located in an old house, Rapido is a welcoming, quaint and cosy cafe that has charm and ambience as well as outstanding coffee and treats. Cakes etc are cooked on the spot and are absolutely wonderful. Fair Trade and Organic available (even organic milk). Although...More

Thank Di J
Reviewed 15 May 2012

great little coffee shop, always made to feel welcome

Thank sueblue_nz
Reviewed 27 April 2012

Quaint old house, with cosy atmosphere, very personal friendly service, and outstanding coffee from a top barista.

Thank Nev D
Reviewed 24 November 2011

Why don't you give it a go. Cheap coffee. 5 mins walk from Aotea motor lodge where I stayed a couple of days.

Thank ACSheldon
Reviewed 25 October 2011

visited this cafe as it's next to our hotel... nice carrot cake, nice cosy atmosphere. menu options, muffins eg can be improved.

Thank Candice T
Reviewed 15 September 2011

We stumbled across this cafe the other day and really liked it. They use 'people's coffee' which is in my opinion the best fair trade roast in nz, the barrista was excellent. Also the cakes and slices were good too. Nice atmosphere in there, relaxed...More

Thank camgrrl
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  • Address: 71 Liverpool Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Whanganui
06 347 9475. Doesn't seem to have a website. I moved to Wanganui a year ago and this place has become my new local. It's been around for years and is a fine place I'd be happy to review and point out to travellers. I particularly like it because it uses organic milk and fair trade coffee and cocoa.
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