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Ironic Cafe and Bar

) #1 of 275 Restaurants in Dunedin ££ - £££ Cafe, European,
9 Anzac Avenue, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-477 9988
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
Cafe, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
9 Anzac Avenue, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Definitely would recommend Ironic to anyone wanting delicious food, very friendly service, and a super quick time frame between ordering and getting the food. Came here for brunch with my Mum, we both had eggs benedict (hers with salmon, mine with bacon) and both meals...More

Thank GraceYoung123
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I search and follow no. 1 rating restaurant in Trip Advisor and no any reason to disappoint. It just a min walk from Dunedin Railway station. i just in love "Ironic cafe and bar" Worth to visit. Lovely setting and welcoming staff. Food was well...More

Thank AnttyWong
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came down for a weekend with the family and had the best brunch here. The station master is amazing and the pumpkin smash is to die for!?! Will 120% be back in the future 👍👍👍

Thank Chantelle T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped after a tour of the museum for a coffee and cake at Ironic. My chocolate and beetroot cake was delicious, and their honey nut slice also very good. Coffee was prepared in no time at all, although a bit strong for my particular tastes.

Thank Renee C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always enjoy a meal at Ironic - it's well priced and delicious. Kids are well catered for with a box of cool toys and a great selection of food on the kids' menu. Staff were friendly, courteous and helpful, without being ridiculously over-attentive. The...More

Thank Angela W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the seafood chowder today and it was as delicious as I anticipated! The toasted bread that came with it was thick and filling. My friends tried their flat white and said it was nice and strong. Highly recommend visiting at least once :)

Thank blue_skies_0112
Reviewed 1 week ago

We finished a tour of Toitu Early Settlers Museum and decided to have lunch at the on-site Ironic Cafe. Very tasty food. We had a Cajun chicken wrap, there was plenty of chicken and salad. Also had a pumpkin, miso and corn soup. Both dishes...More

Thank paulormandy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Extensive menu gives the opportunity to try different dishes on different visits. I loved their seafood chowder in particular. Will visit again.

Thank Kay L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a family brunch at this restaurant and we were very impressed with the service. The food was pretty good however we were disappointed with the Stationmaster's Breakfast. The quantity really wasn't worth the price! We have had other big breakfasts around town and...More

Thank Jenny A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I always enjoy my time at Ironic! Hubby and I came here for brunch after not visiting for awhile and it was just as great as always! Super friendly staff, warm atmosphere and delicious food. I had the pumpkin and kale smash and it was...More

Thank Martinette G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Anzac Avenue, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-477 9988
**WINNER NZ CAFE OF THE YEAR 2014/2015** OUR FOOD IS FRESH, MODERN AND INNOVATIVE. We source most of our ingredients locally and also use our neighbours at the Otago Farmers Market, Evansdale Cheese, Cairnmuir Central Otago olive oil & fresh fruit & vegetables throughout our changing seasons.
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