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Cafe Ambience

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££ - £££
Cafe, New Zealand
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51 Main Street, Gore, New Zealand
+64 3-208 5888
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Horsham, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nicely named cafe, since it did have a "feel". Different types of seating in different areas made it interesting and the food and drink was varied. A nice place to refuel and relax en route.

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Thank carefree2017
United Kingdom
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small cafe which was busy on day we decided to visit. Friendly staff and super food which was served very quickly and efficiently. Think there was a lot of locals using this cafe which can only be a good thing. If I ever was in Gore again I would definitely use again.

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Thank cupkakes1
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely little cafe. Good coffee, extensive menu and great service. Wifi available, just ask for pass word. Bench, stool, chair, sofa- choice of seating

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Thank Kerry P
Dunedin, New Zealand
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Beautiful food and lovely coffee, very friendly staff and very clean, travel to Gore quite often and always stop there unless full and dont have time to wait.

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Thank Ruth M
Curl Curl, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent food! Our bacon lettuce tomato buns were toasted to perfection. Coffee was good and my salad was fresh and crunchy. We can only hope to find somewhere this yummy near our home so that we could visit more often.

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Thank bekekrkymi
BEXLEY NORTH
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for coffee on our way to Dunedin. Great coffee, banana bread, and friendly service in a cosy setting. All the nicer on a cold and wet summer's day.

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Thank PAUL M
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Great little spot for a meal! I enjoyed roast vegetable salad and my partner had quiche and salad. Both delicious and the service was prompt and friendly.

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Thank Chris M
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Food was great, although the mushrooms could have been savoury rather than sweet. Unfortunately it was ruined with very uncomfortable tressle bench seating. Acknowledge the good quality of the food but will get my food to go next time.

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Thank Lamorna C
Gore, New Zealand
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and friendly, efficient service. I visit often and am never disappointed. The atmosphere is casual and charming, sometimes over crowded and a little noisy, but that is because it is so popular

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Thank art s
Ashburton, New Zealand
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Doesn't look like much, but the food and coffee is fantastic! First rate coffee and the best Eggs Benedict I've eaten in a long time. Fast, friendly service

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Thank Alicia M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Main Street, Gore, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Gore
  • Phone Number: +64 3-208 5888

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?