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Cafe 131

131 Main Street, Methven 7730, New Zealand
+64 3-302 9131
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“scones” (4 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
131 Main Street, Methven 7730, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 98 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a friendly and good atmosphere! All the ladies who attended us were pretty much lovely and attentive! We only had a cheese scone and coffee, whereas i can't find the words to describe how delicious they were! Warm and cozy place! Perfect to start...More

Thank Lilian O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easily my favourite sit in cafe in Methven. The service is lovely and the Coffee is great. I recommend it to anyone.

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

opens at 7.30am. nice warm fire, a full cooked breakfast cost $20.00 and you will not be hungry, Barista Coffee. Friendly service. I arrived before 7.30 am , so was invited in to keep warm as there was a decent frost outside, made me comfortable...More

Thank coaster2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good menu, warm, willing to cook anything, dishes could have been a little hotter as some were a bit on the cold side

Thank _jarkah22
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I could take it or leave it. The inside decor was pleasant enough and comfortable. Prices in line with what you would expect from a cafe type place. Thought the chicken and veg soup was on the better side, but the bacon and mushroom pasta...More

Thank JineteNZ
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Just because you've made a mistake on our order doesn't warrant you being angry at us. We politely explained our order was wrong and instead of apologizing and confirming correctly what was wrong the order was brought out a second time even worst than the...More

Thank JohnnyAkka
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Horrible service, couldn't get the order right after 3 goes due to poor communication and not listening. Rude staff who are flustered with 4 customers. All four of our overpriced, cold meals were disgusting to say the least. Everyone feels violently ill. This pigsty or...More

Thank hannah_acc
cafe131methven, Owner at Cafe 131, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Thank you for you feed back. We are sorry you had a disappointing experience with us. We remember your table and sadly we did not succeed in providing you with a perfect service. Our apologies Cafe 131 team

Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch with a colleague & I ordered the Thai pumpkin soup. Flavours were good & came with homemade bread. Staff were friendly. Will be back

Thank hidez_12
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for brunch on way home, very friendly staff, great hot & delicious coffee, the meals were excellent & delivered very quickly. Would definitely stop here again

Thank annemS2386DV
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch, the coffee was lovely and service was very good. They were able to do our breakfast with gluten free toast too 👍.

Thank markkellaway
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 18
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 Main Street, Methven 7730, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Methven
  • Phone Number: +64 3-302 9131
All day freshly prepared Meals. Morning and Afternoon tea. Gluten free options. A wide variety of choice! Black-board Specials.
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