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…

180 Degrees Cafe and Bistro – Paraparaumu

180 Degrees Cafe and Bistro – https://www.facebook.com/pages/180-Degrees-Cafe-And-Bistro/302080489815221 Reviewed by Karen – March 2018 (and also January 2017) The Place: This place gets its name from the 180 degrees of beautiful coastal views.  I came here in January 2017 and then again in March 2018.  I have posted contrasting photos so that you can see the vast…

Hungry Horse Cafe – Palmerston North

Hungry Horse Cafe – https://www.facebook.com/hungryhorse.co.nz/ Reviewed by Karen, March 2018 The Place: Hungry Horse is a recently opened eatery on a reasonably busy intersection and has literally ‘cornered’ the market on this old petrol station site.  It is fresh and minimalist in its decor with space for about 20 persons.  There are 2 Bene options.  The Montreal…

Arrosta – Palmerston North

Arrosta – http://arrostacoffee.co.nz/Cafe/ Reviewed by Karen – February 2018 The Place: Arrosta cafe is modern, fresh and new and aimed at a corporate market due to its location and potential clientele.  This makes it not the cheapest but but no means the most expensive Bene.  They have gluten-free, free-range and vegetarian options.  They offer three bene…

Church Cafe – Sanson

Church Cafe – https://www.facebook.com/churchcafesanson/ Reviewed by Karen, January 2018 The Place: Church cafe in Sanson is a quaint place with atmosphere and basic, good food.  There is lots of cabinet food, vegetarian, gluten-free and a blackboard menu.  This no frills cafe has indoor and outdoor seating. The Service: The service was okay. The Presentation: The Bene…