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Ritual Cafe

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10 Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
+64 3-578 6939
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Cafe, Contemporary, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
10 Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three of us called in here for an 'Iced Coffee' after a morning of shopping .... I asked the young lady what they put in their Iced drinks & was told coffee, icecream & ice etc .... when they were delivered they were in a...More

Thank 61Foodie61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just came in here with a friend for a quick sit down coffee, but could have easily stayed a whole afternoon! There was such a nice relaxed cafe atmosphere. I liked all the reading material everywhere and the design of the place. Coffee was yum...More

Thank Maddy W
Reviewed 5 November 2017

This was a great find for me for breakfast after getting into town too late to find a good restaurant option the night before. Very friendly staff, good coffee and an excellent range of whole vegan and gluten free food. Thank you for that -...More

Thank Debbie D
delialowtherblenheim, Manager at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Hi Debbie thanks for your lovely review, so pleased you enjoyed your time with us safe travels to you Kind regards and best wishes from the team at Ritual :)

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

This is a smallish cafe serving good food. We popped in for breakfast. Service was friendly and efficient. My wife's savoury muffin was tasty while my poached eggs were cooked perfectly. A good place for breakfast. Prices were good.

Thank gfsc5
delialowtherblenheim, Owner at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Hi there thanks so much for the kind review, so pleased you enjoyed your time with us, enjoy yout travels. Best wishes form all the Ritual Team:)

Reviewed 22 September 2017

Excellent staff - great coffee! So good that we had to go back for breakfast, which was really good. I loved the kiwiana touch!

Thank julienjeffscott
delialowtherblenheim, Owner at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Hi there thanks for your lovely review of our wee cafe, so pleased you enjoyed your time with us, I will be sure to share with the team here at Ritty best wishes from all here at Ritual:)

Reviewed 24 August 2017

Great food, even some for Paleo eaters! Amazing coffee, and the atmosphere is very cool. Always very busy.

Thank Julie P
delialowtherblenheim, Manager at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Hiya Julie P thanks for taking the time to give us great review, we are so happy you enjoyed your time at Ritual Best wishes from the Ritual Team:)

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Came for breakfast. Still setting up quarter after 7. Due to not being ready the door had been open while they carried out the patio furniture on this cold morning and the cafe was cccCOLD! Ordered the breakfast burrito and it came out as a...More

Thank MoabMic
delialowtherblenheim, Guest Relations Manager at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Hi there MoabMic So sorry about that, not a normal occurrence indeed!!, yes you are correct the staff member was late and it was disappointing scenario all round for you, and for the other staff members who were let down by this person, sorry you...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017

I had the huevos rancheros, and they were excellent. Good atmosphere in the café. I only give them four stars because of the prices being a bit high.More

Thank blue0rchid
delialowtherblenheim, Owner at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Hi there blueOrchid Thanks for taking the time to review us and we are so pleased you enjoyed the food. If you found us a bit pricey let me explain that we use on top quality ingredients, organic and free range also as much as...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017

Whenever I am in Blenheim - 6 times a year, I have breakfast at Ritual. This restaurant specialises in beautiful whole foods serving fantastic bread, organic food and free range eggs. The staff are very friendly and the coffee is great.

Thank Vanessa1012
delialowtherblenheim, Owner at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Hi Vanessa 1012 thanks for taking the time to review us, we love that you enjoy your time here and appreciate the quality ingredients we choose to use at Ritual looking forward to seeing you next time Best wishes from the Ritual Team

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Called in for a late lunch on our way through to meet the ferry. We arrived about 2.30pm with our two kids who are 3 & 5 (well behaved and cafe culture kids). We walked in, no hello how are you, no offer of menus...More

1  Thank supermummyNZL
delialowtherblenheim, Owner at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Hi supermummyNZL Well such a shame you had to take to Trip Advisor to air this, the staff are usually super friendly and happy, your comments definitely seem a little exaggerated, gosh by 2.30 in the afternoon looking for lunch, I'm sure you were not...More

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sfordjasiri
29 October 2015|
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Apologies for this we have had issues logging in to change details, hope you found somewhere pop in next time and have a coffee on us just let the staff know
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19 January 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
Friday
07:00 - 16:00
Saturday
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-578 6939
  • E-mail
Description
Funky Retro little Cafe in Uptown Blenheim, serving our own Ritual 100% Fair Trade and Organic Coffee which is Roasted on premise. 12 options of NZ T leaf T tea's available too. Fantastic breakfast menu choose from local free range eggs & bacon options to something with more of a south american twist. An array of Food options to suit Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free, Dairy free, Raw Food from both our extensive Menu plus our daily Cabinet food creations, which features fresh salads, Rolls, Quiches, Pies, Frittata, Fritters, Cakes, Slices, Muffins, Raw Cakes and Slices too. We use local Artisan Bakers for our breads, local cheeses too. Fully Licensed.
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