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Cafe 131

131 Main Street, Methven 7730, New Zealand
+64 3-302 9131
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“scones” (6 reviews)
“porridge” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
131 Main Street, Methven 7730, New Zealand
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Good coffee small breakfast was ok although very fried white only toast friendly nothing more to say

Thank HofH999
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Came here for breakfast. The cafe was very busy but we were not warned there may be a long wait. After 45 minutes our breakfast turned up. Over-cooked scrambled eggs and pale flabby toast. Hardly worth the wait!

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Just loved the coffee and the scones there and the professional attitude. Also, a very homey feeling..

Thank Orna P
Reviewed 10 February 2018

At around 11:30 am we went for lunch. We were 4 adults and 2 children. Now normally cold drinks would be given straight from the fridge when purchased and hot drinks delivered in order of customer purchase. For food we ordered different meals from Hamburgers...More

Thank nzwaz
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

We visited Methvan on a weekday afternoon and called into Cafe 131 at 2.00 pm. There was still good choices of food available in the cabinet as well as a blackboard menu in which we chose the open sandwiches. They were very delicious. Service was...More

Thank b_s_hodgson
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Very impressed. Clean & tidy. Friendly service. Free WiFi. Free jugs of water. Lots of variety with cabinet food & menu board. Food tasted good. No complaints from me!

Thank sherbsfamily
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff, good range of food, on the main road, licensed, fireplace, nice feeling about the place and obviously a lot of locals use it with speaks volumes...

Thank FOD7400
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Food selection not quite what it used to be but still a nice warm spot to sit a while and have lunch or just a coffee.

Thank Denabroad
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing porridge best I have ever tasted. So creamy and the fruit compot was so good. Great cup of tea as well.

Thank rottie98
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Stopped in here a couple of weeks ago,purely on a whim for a coffee. The carrot cake looked yum, and was a good compliment for the coffee. The staff were all smiles, and the atmosphere pleasant. Worth stopping, for a break if your in the...More

Thank 62Peter1952
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 17
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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