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Elevation Cafe Restaurant Bar

218 High Street | Tasman, Motueka 7120, New Zealand
+64 3-528 6103
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“snapper” (3 reviews)
“cheesecake” (4 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
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Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
218 High Street | Tasman, Motueka 7120, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We all had fish - well cooked, beautifully presented and very tasty. Our waitress was very friendly and knew a lot about the area. One of us ordered a smoothie - fruits listed on the menu didn't mention banana but the smoothie contained it. Shame...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Nicola B
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Our larger group made a lunch booking for our day outing to ensure we could be accommodated. However it was a quiet day and there was plenty of space. The cafe is open with both indoor and outdoor seating. The staff were very friendly and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Barry5252
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

I visit Elevation Cafe regularly. The staff are so friendly and the food delicious. Beer battered gurnard off the lunch menu is a favourite of mine, great value,the chips are just right, lovely tasty side salad and of course the fish is cooked to perfection...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sue S
Isobel E, Owner at Elevation Cafe Restaurant Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Thanks Sue, Very kind of you,hard to beat fresh fish and Gurnard is my favourite )

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

My husband goes into respite care regularly and a friend said, have you had a chance to go out for luncheon. So I decided it would be nice to try out the Elevation, I hadn’t been there for a while. The Eggs Benny we’re nicely...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Miriam G
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Coffee was great and stuff members has been very friendly. Definitely will come back. Atmosphere in a restaurant is awesome

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jan S
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Brilliant cafe, restaurant and bar. Warm inside during these frosty Winter days, with even warmer friendlier staff. I had the big breakfast which was enormous, cooked efficiently and tasted delicious. My coffee was beautifully presented and came out moments after I sat down. The prices...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank JackW3174
Reviewed 16 July 2018

The staff are amazing, the food is fantastic you definitely cant go wrong at Elevation cafe and bar!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sammiec88
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Great place for breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea. Huge selection of cabinet food and lots to choose from on the all day menu! Lovely warm atmosphere, with friendly staff. Highly recommend popping in for a try!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank AylaW21
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

A reasonable lunch here this week, fresh salad and chicken pie. The indoor outdoor flow works well. The waitress was friendly and helpful. They serve alcohol also. Well done.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank howdy99
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

My mate and I ate here twice while travelling around South Island. The dinner was well presented amd delicious. Serving sizes were average. Breakfast was hearty with eggs cooked to exact request. The coffees were a treat. A good choice for your dining needs when...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 High Street | Tasman, Motueka 7120, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Motueka
  • Phone Number: +64 3-528 6103
  • E-mail
Onsite prepared food using local ingredients.Steak and Locally caught fresh seafood a specialty All baking done onsite including pizza bases cakes and deserts.Casual and friendly serving good value Wholesome food. Food made with love not manufactured by machine!
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