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Trafalfar Street, Nelson, New Zealand
+64 3-548 4732
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09:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Fri - Sat 19:30 - 23:00
Sat 09:00 - 15:00
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Melbourne, Australia
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quality service, food, prices. Staff are excellent and very accommodating to needs of customers. The food is delicious and a good variety without being over the top or simple. Coffee was very good.

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Thank WNGT2
Tasman, New Zealand
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135 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent coffee, excellent cakes (especially gluten free) and very friendly staff providing excellent service.

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Tasman, New Zealand
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135 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Staff are always friendly and courteous; service is spot on. Coffee is excellent and cakes delicious. The gluten free cakes are exceptional - I choose them even though I don't have to.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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361 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Popular little cafe on the Main Street. Beautiful fresh food. I only wanted toast on this occasion and it came ready buttered with the tiniest scrape of butter only on the centre of the bread. Hence a lot of it was just dry bread. Would rather put my own butter on.

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Thank Jancrow4
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64 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Yummy cake, spring roll and cappuccino at this very friendly cafe. Highly recommend if you are in Nelson.

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Thank Darren M
Christchurch, New Zealand
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Visited the cafe for the second time after loving it the previous visit. Definitely did not disappoint the second time round either. Ordered the waffles which come with fresh fruit and syrup, absolutely delicious with a chocolate milkshake (perfect!). Such a great atmosphere and all the staff are very friendly no matter how busy the cafe gets.

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Thank baymanbutt
Portobello, New Zealand
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Such friendly staff who made us feel very wlecome from the rain and were eager to tell us about other things going on in Nelson. The berry frangipan (GF) and the date & lemon scones were delicious. The lemon in the scone made it less heavy and left a fresh taster in one's mouth.it was also wonderful to see how... More 

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Thank PaulMaryReet
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72 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Cheapest meal in Trafalgar! Always delicious great coffee and yummy food. They recently lost there amazing chef and we were worried but nothing's changed and the food or just as good!

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Thank daisydoo221
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff and lovely owner nice sweets but the cafe was so strong we were barely able to drink even with milk Would be really good the look at offering smooth Colombian style coffee that is not so bitter and is more pleasant, other than that all good.

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Thank 191omidm
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

The corn fritters and all day breakfast were very good! The service was nice as well. We sat on the cute tables outside and enjoyed the promenade area.

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Thank Kelly M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
19:30 - 23:00
Saturday
19:30 - 23:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trafalfar Street, Nelson, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-548 4732
Description
http://www.sweetascafe.com/

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?