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Lydia's Cafe

265 Queen Street, Richmond 7020, New Zealand
+64 3-544 1020
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good38%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (8 reviews)
“scones” (4 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
265 Queen Street, Richmond 7020, New Zealand
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

Great, food coffee and atmosphere! We go here regularly for breakfasts. I always ordered the scrambled eggs and bacon but they have recently been serving poached eggs so I ordered them and they are seriously the best poached eggs. My husband was impressed and I...More

Thank JJ25DJ
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The Galette is made fresh daily and seriously addictive. The food is consistently excellent and the service friendly and very efficient.

Thank Yvonne A
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Lovely food and coffee. Consistently good. Friendly staff. All food made from scratch on site from fresh good quality ingredients. I've eaten the scrambled eggs once and it was delicious.

1  Thank jjesenjj
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

To start the day right you need the right coffee. I got that here at Lydia's. Made the way I like it. Would of got 5 stars if came with a chocolate fish but these seem to be fewer and far between these days. Nice...More

1  Thank Paul53D
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Great spot for a coffee at any time. Excellent breakfasts and lunch, great friendly service. Highly recommend this cafe.

1  Thank Heathergay
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Consistently great coffee and food and service! My favourite cafe in Richmond!! go there regularly for a coffee during my work day. Good place to meet up with friends or colle

1  Thank mouterekayak
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

A very clean & pleasant coffee shop offering good coffee and cakes. Staff quite friendly albeit a little short if they are busy but worth a trip with so much competition in town.

1  Thank Keithbath D
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Cafe in the heart of Richmond, food a little different from basic cafe fare, and very tasty. Service good. A bit noisy due to high ceilings and tiled floor, but a cafe worth a visit. The chicken filo is great. I nearly always order it.

1  Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This is my pick of places in Richmond - because its completely reliable. Eddie and Del work hard to make the café warm, inviting and spic and span. They don't have a huge menu, but everything is tasty and reasonably priced. If I need to...More

1  Thank MissAdventurePuss
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Modern clean premises and very friendly staff. The coffee is great and my husband and I go to Lydia's most weeks for their scrambled eggs and coffee. Service is usually fast and they open nice and early so we can enjoy a breakfast before work....More

2  Thank JJ25DJ
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 265 Queen Street, Richmond 7020, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +64 3-544 1020
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