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East St.

8 Church Street | City Central, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-970 0575
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Cafe, International, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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8 Church Street | City Central, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Great place dedicated to vegetarian and vegan food. Wonderful and surprising dishes with good wine and beer to accompany the food. Friendly staff in nice venue.

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Trying to eat well while traveling can be a chore if you don't want meat so this place was a breath of fresh air relaxed setting attentive friendly staff and the food so good Sorted us a walk up table last minute on a Friday...More

Thank SeanK2628
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Top draw vegetarian cafe, with chilled beats and menus tucked inside old LP covers. Had lunch here on 2 consecutive days, and was only stopped from going back a 3rd time because it was Mon (and they're closed then).

Thank mkant
Reviewed 31 December 2017

The atmosphere is very casual and relaxed. Service was equally as casual but they got the job done. The food was better than expected although the tofu was very bland. No marinade or very little. Servings were very generous and no one left hungry. The...More

Thank gemido
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

amazing food, really friendly staff and awesome venue! We went for coffee here on Thursday and couldn't stop watching the delicious food being run to tables. so we came out on Friday night (it was super busy) and had the most amazing food. will defiantly...More

Thank Cherie L
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for drinks. Right away I liked the place! Bartender was very friendly and surprisingly helpful. Another couple came in it was getting late around 9:00, they were looking to have dinner. They had been to a couple other places and were turned...More

Thank GoPlaces77374
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I shared a lunch. Vegetarian meal with a bottle of wine to accompany. A warm friendly atmosphere.

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Loved all our choices. So much flavour packed into each dish. Had awesome atmosphere out back in the outside seating. will be back for more. Who needs meat

Thank pauldeb_13
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We called in here late one afternoon, had a few drinks and a shared bite to eat. Very casual and relaxed. Great place to unwind.

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Great service, knowledgeable and friendly. We had the dhal and ninja burger. Both were really good. We will definately be back for more. Highly recommended for everyone not just vegan/vegetarian. Food is a little different but still completely approachable. Great beer selection.

Thank kathrynk27
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 26
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Church Street | City Central, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-970 0575
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