Marbeck’s Cafe – Palmerston North

Marbeck’s Cafe – http://restaurants.nzherald.co.nz/restaurant/marbecks-cafe-palmerston-north-palmerston-north-central Reviewed by Karen – November 2014 The Place: This place downsized a few years ago and shares its space with another retailer.  They do have quite a variety of food to chose from including our beloved Bene. You can get salad options, Risottos, counter food such as Paninis or muffins, or for…

Cafe Royale – Palmerston North

Cafe Royale – http://www.caferoyale.co.nz/ Reviewed by Karen – October 2014 The Place: There is live music, craft beers and most of their food is carefully sourced from around the Palmerston North area.  There are open mic nights, Jazz nights, Mine Craft, Southern BBQ nights, you name it and this place caters for it!  They even have a…

Flavia’s Bistro – Palmerston North

Flavia’s Bistro – https://www.zomato.com/palmerston-north/flavias-cafe-restaurant-palmerston-north-palmerston-north-central Reviewed by Karen – August 2014  The Place: This place is quite cute, and aptly named after the owner and it’s a Brazilian themed restaurant.  The decor is colourful and overall the place is inviting and fairly spacious.  There is a varied menu including obviously Brazilian to vegan to your common old bene…

Barista – Palmerston North

Barista – http://www.barista.co.nz/ Reviewed by Karen and Fi Fi – July 2014 The Place: This cafe is has a great location just a few metres from the hustle of other cafes and very close to the mall and surrounding shops. There is a huge menu to chose from and you can build your own brekkie if…

Cafe Sosky’s – Palmerston North

Cafe Sosky’s – https://www.zomato.com/palmerston-north/cafe-soskys-palmerston-north-central Reviewed by Karen – July 2014 The Place: You can sit inside or outside. Outside is great for the kids by the way.  This place even has toys to keep the little ones entertained.  They have a good range of cabinet food……and in winter there is a wood fire to keep you…