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Cafe Brie

££ - £££French, Cafe,
218 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North 4414, New Zealand
+64 6-355 5282
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brie” (33 reviews)
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French, Cafe, New Zealand, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
218 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North 4414, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We use Cafe Brie to cater for meetings we hold at work- the food is always well received and often complimented.

Thank teganb969
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Cafe Brie recently. The Fish and Chips were good, the prawn salad was a bit ordinary, but unfortunately the coffee tasted burnt, and I ordered a double shot espresso, Doppio, and got a single shot short black. As some constructive feedback, I...More

Thank KenM20142014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Cafe Brie in a group of four adults and two children. Staff were very pleasant and helpful. Good menu to choose from. The lambs fry and bacon was delicious. Everyone enjoyed their brunch. Good coffee

Thank Beth A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My colleague Paul and I had an excellent business luncheon on 10 May. The black board special of lambs fry and bacon was superb complemented with a glass of Giesen's Merlo.The table service from Sarah was first class! This was my first visit but I...More

Thank alanohmartin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in for lunch and had the pancakes. Things looked slow as many tables were full, booked or not cleared. I was assured there was not a long wait and they were right. Coffee was great tasting but a little on the not quite hot...More

Thank Karene B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sunday brunch here was excellent. Good service with food served in good time. Excellent food with a good range including all the favourites: eggs benedict ($19), french toast ($18), full English ($21), including vegan option ($18). Prices very reasonable. Lovely venue with tables well spaced....More

Thank Tina S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So this morning I came in for a quiet coffee, at least that’s what I was hoping for... The coffee and food tasted great and came out fast but the front of house was a mess. It was my first time there and I saw...More

Thank Julia M
huz1, Owner at Cafe Brie, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Maybe this is a slight exaggeration. Yes there was a robust discussion being had with a new staff member on how certain objectives are achieved. We reserve the right as owners and the privilege to achieve an amicable outcome. We strive to provide a stellar...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I am not one to complain however the slow service at the counter on Saturday was appalling. We waiting in line with only two small groups in front for over 20 mins. I have never seen a server so slow. On the other hand food...More

Thank annemaree87
huz1, Owner at Cafe Brie, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

The staff member manning the till was new. She is a very particular on taking the customers orders so as to get every thing correct. Yes in this case she ( Marion ) may have been slightly slower than we would have liked however things...More

Reviewed 13 April 2018

Well for a Cafe this place is tops, great service from friendly and helpful staff. nice surroundings and did not have to yell to be heard in conversation considering the number of other guests which made a pleasant change from many cafes. The cafe is...More

Thank NZConsumer
Reviewed 1 April 2018

2 couples for an Easter Sunday lunch. First visit here for me, my Mrs has done brekkie a few times with girlfriends. We had a most enjoyable experience. My lamb burger was classic, not toasted bread but a proper bun with a perfectly grilled pattie,...More

Thank MerlinBlaise
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North 4414, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
  • Phone Number: +64 6-355 5282
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