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O'Briens Irish Sandwich Cafe

Shop 7 Downtown 337 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North 4414, New Zealand
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (6 reviews)
“sandwich” (11 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
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Shop 7 Downtown 337 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North 4414, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beef & cheese pie salty cold shame , Mum was hot but asked for extra hot Free tomato sauce though. Coffee very nice though.

Thank gabriellececelia
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Sandwiches made to your likings and the sweets are to die for. Friendly stafff and fast service The coffees and tea options are endless with great advice from the staff. Will return!

Thank Tim J
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Called in to grab lunch on the go. There was so much to choose from. I decided on the lamb focaccia toasted which was received promptly, and upon eating, I found it was the tastiest lunch I'd had in awhile. Went back again the following...More

Thank Travelfoodandcoffee
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Bought a sandwhich from o'brians specifically asked for chips with it even willing to pay extra to get them. Was told they would be added never was 2nd time this has happened. Think its an awesome complementary food but because the staff are muppets had...More

Thank ethixproperty
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This is a pleasant cafe/sandwich bar in the heart of the business area, and serves nice food and coffee. Good for a quick break or before a movie. Recommended.

Thank Tenorman41
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great food on the run or sitting in their premises. Many varieties and combinations of sandwiches, rolls, flat breads etc to choose from filled with fresh vegetables, meats and sauces. Accommodating staff who will try and meet your dietary requirements as best they can. No...More

Thank Ningerguts
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The food was fresh and tasty. The coffee was nice. I would say this place is "above average". There is one review that says it's "absolutely disgusting" I disagree - he must have gone there on a bad day! I'd give this place 6 out...More

Thank Pinball P
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

His cafe is near the entrance to our local cinema. It is popular with locals and make decent coffee. Would visit again.

Thank discountbay
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Got told this place was somewhere different to eat, and it most certainly was! Horrible coffee, very burnt and when ordered a cappuccino I got a flat white. Egg mayo tasted bland with no seasoning at all and the lamb was not fresh at all....More

5  Thank kiwitravel07
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

I ordered a regular flat white ($4.00) and got this. A hot milk with virtually no coffee in it. I didn't have time to take it back.

2  Thank OsakaTemple
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 7 Downtown 337 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North 4414, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
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