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The Good Oil Cafe

££ - £££Cafe, , European
314 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-479 9900
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“salmon salad” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
314 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lunchtime visit for a light lunch and coffee. Chose the breakfast sandwich and a chicken teriyaki wrap. Both were delicious. Service was great, coffee good and food delicious. Recommend it!

Thank iMunros
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Coffee. Breakfast. Always excellent service and food. Great location and food quality always brilliant. Recommend to business and families alike.

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Across the road from my hotel. Great coffee and scrambled eggs with prompt service with an upmarket ambience tho reasonably priced - highly recommend

Thank davidjlazarus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service. Fresh juice, coffee and delicious club sandwiches. Service was fast and good coffee. Cabinet food look great and it was busy.

Thank herm5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with my partner for lunch/brunch with really high hopes. The coffee was really good, but when my avocado ‘smash’ came out, it was so disappointing. The avocado was like a paste on a couple of small pieces of whole grain toast, and...More

Thank NatashiiW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst visiting Dunedin from the cruise ship for a day we came across The Good Oil. Impressive quick service. My husband enjoyed his cappuccino & I had the BEST iced chocolate ever.

Thank Woo1949
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dunedin is a great place for Cafes which means competition, which means you need to good to stay! I think Good Oil is hitting the mark and every time I have visited the number of people enjoying a muffin and/or coffee says to me I...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great little spot for brunch, the cabinet food is always fresh and healthy. My only suggestion would possibly to have a few more selections to choose from, there’s sometimes only two or three ‘main’ dishes. I quite often have their pasta or salmon salad and...More

Thank MiniForklift
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Usually between several meals, there’s only one or two that I like. We ordered 3 seperate meals which were the eggs benny, platter and big breakfast and omg they were all AMAZING. Very impressed. Ice chocolate was really good too. And the staff were so...More

Thank Lauren H
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Place to go for great coffee and food cooked or cabinet in Dunedin. We went there with our grandson at his suggestion and were very pleased. They made a mistake in the order but recovered with aplomb. I would warmly recommend this cafe to anyone...More

Thank Gregosullivan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 314 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-479 9900
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