Kiwi Cafe – Epuni, Lower Hutt

Kiwi Cafe – https://www.facebook.com/KiwiCafe2/ Reviewed by Karen and FiFi, March 2018 The Place: There appears to only be indoor seating (although it does look like they would have enough footpath space to add a couple of small tables outside). There is lots of cabinet food to chose from, a kids menu, vegetarian, gluten-free and a large…

Backyard Cafe – Plimmerton, Porirua

Backyard Cafe – https://www.palmers.co.nz/palmers-plimmerton/ Reviewed by FiFi, March 2018 The Place: Nestled in the heart of a garden shop this cafe is a wee gem.  The cafe has plenty of indoor seating as well as sheltered courtyard seating outside.  There is plenty of yummy looking fresh cabinet food as well as an extensive blackboard menu to…

Beanie Cafe – Petone, Lower Hutt

Beanie Cafe – https://www.zomato.com/wellington/beannie-cafe-petone/menu Reviewed by FiFi, February 2018 The Place: This trendy, vintage-themed cafe oozed atmosphere and ambiance.  Soft background music, eclectic artwork on the walls and muffled chatter added to the appeal of this venue.There was heaps of scrumptious looking cabinet food, gluten-free, a kids menu, vegetarian options.  There are four bene options to…

Cafe Polo – Miramar, Wellington

Cafe Polo – https://www.cafepolo.co.nz/ Reviewed by FiFi, February 2018 The Place: This cafe tucked away in the burbs that is trying a wee bit too hard to be trendy has little street appeal and the furniture and decor is tired and in need of some TLC.  There is some shoddy looking outdoor seating and plenty of…

Blue Orange Cafe – Lower Hutt

Blue Orange Cafe – https://www.californiagarden.co.nz/garden-caf%C3%A9-wellington Reviewed by FiFi – January 2018 The Place: This cafe is nestled in the heart of a garden centre that is truly a gardeners paradise.  The outlook is a visual symphony where you are surrounded by plants and garden ornaments.  The cafe offers some appetising cabinet food and a great blackboard…