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The Villa

14 Whitby Way, Wakefield 7025, New Zealand
+64 3-541 8531
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (13 reviews)
“quesadilla” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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14 Whitby Way, Wakefield 7025, New Zealand
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This is my favourite local cafe. Grest food. Friendly staff. Great vibe. Lots to choose from. Highly recommend.

Thank 546sherrid
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Cute little cafe with plenty of parking. The staff are very friendly and the homemade food is delicious. Definitely recommend if you are passing through. The lamington was so good!

Thank kiwitraveler92
Reviewed 27 April 2018

This place is amazing! We initially found it by accident and now everytime we are in the Nelson area we go out of our way to come back there - the Potato Gnochhi is just brilliant and the other dishes nearly equal this "achievement". The...More

Thank Antonina T
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We had a wonderful Saturday Evenings meal at The Villa. The Monthly Set Menu was cooked to perfection, elegant presentation ,served with a smile & explanation by Marlene Thankyou Marlene & Michael .... It was wonderful to visit The Villa for a meal rather than...More

Thank RIMU
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We had a great meal, we couldn’t fault the food and presentation, the service or the ambience. The 3 course meal is a set menu for the whole month with a vegetarian option. We would certainly recommend and will be returning there again soon. Thank...More

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Our group of 18 booked for lunch and arrived half an hour late. Staff were extremely accommodating. I had the lamb and bean casserole. Hot tasty and very filling. Other riders gave rave reviews to the beef burger, the quesadilla and the frittata Highly recommend.

Thank Margaret P
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Such a great place. Lovely staff. Love the style they have gone with. Its perfect. They have done an amazing job and i wish them all the best for the future. Keep up the great work

Thank 546sherrid
Reviewed 25 March 2018

The Villa has become a firm favourite for my wife to have lunch. Last week I had the home made beef pie with wedges, superb, Such a plate full I could not finish the meal. Thank you Michael and Marleen you have given Wakefield a...More

Thank silverhead2016
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Exceptional food and service from Michael, Marleen and staff for our group celebrating the Webby Family Reunion in Nelson. Planning for the morning tea/brunch went without a hitch, the food was outstanding and service impeccable. The Villa is a world class venue. Thanks again.

Thank jacquiewebby
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Whenever we are patronising The Villa we feel welcome. The food is exceptional and the setup allows us to relax.

Thank GwaiLoh07
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Whitby Way, Wakefield 7025, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: +64 3-541 8531
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Willkommen at `The Villa` Your new local and destination for handcrafted cakes and pastries, great coffee and a warm hospitality you will remember. Enjoy a warm and peaceful setting in the garden or the home like ambient inside the Villa Select from a great range of German inspired cakes, slices, a fine selection of stunning teas and coffee´s With just a step away from the cycle tracks, we are the perfect location to stop by for a refreshment and something to eat. We love kids as much as you do, let them enjoy our little playground inside and outside or select of our kids menu. The Villa are welcome to all catering requirements too, please send us an email or talk to us with your upcoming event details and we will be happy to cater for your next birthday, wedding, family party or any other get together.
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