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…

Cafe Oranje – Plimmerton, Porirua

Cafe Oranje – https://www.zomato.com/wellington/kafe-oranje-plimmerton Reviewed by FiFi, May 2017 The Place: This converted house was historically known as Cafe Vella and they service breakfast, lunch and dinner.  There is a beer-keg looking device on the wall that offers free council beer aka H2O which just adds to its quirkiness.  There is ample seating inside or outside…

Cafe Vella – Plimmerton, Porirua

Cafe Vella – http://plimmerton.org.nz/business-directory/cafes-and-restaurants/cafe-vella/ Reviewed by Fi Fi – August 2014 The Place: You can sit inside or outside.  This quirky little renovated house serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.  The only downside (and only a teeny tiny one) is that this place is rather small and so the seating feels really crammed.  Some would say this…