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Groove Kitchen Espresso

112 Tennyson Street, Napier 4110, New Zealand
+64 6-835 8530
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (36 reviews)
“eggs bene” (21 reviews)
“potato cakes” (16 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
112 Tennyson Street, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Very accommodating, I am gluten free and dairy free, they were so great, very careful, I had an amazing breakfast and coffee, great place..... Lovely owner and staff

Thank Annette D
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful food and amazing coffee! This is a must visit cafe, A+ food with an even more amazing host! :)

Thank kt_aroha
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Lovely little cafe opposite the theatre friendly staff and atmosphere.We had eggs Bene done Ben's way on a potatoe rosti with mushrooms pesto sauce with the most delicious flavour some sauce. Then to top it off super ginger muffins served hot and fresh Ben's Grandmas...More

Thank jill238
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Went here for breakfast. Ordered a couple of hash stacks on the basis of other reviews - it was okay; wasn't terrible but wasn't anything amazing. Coffee however is a different story - they seem to take pride in making coffee anyway you want it...More

Thank dannyb0hy
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We found ourselves just outside of the main Napier district and happened upon Groove. The service was very good and the food was even better! A real find just off the beaten track which we will definitely seek out on our next visit.

Thank jandrharris
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Had been a couple of years ago and really enjoyed the food so decided to go there again when visiting the area. We found the menu really hard to read, it is an unusual style and very 'jumbled' with prices in tiny print so not...More

Thank pormick
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is a cute little place opposite the theatre. It is much quieter than many on the main street but still not far to walk and has some delicious home style food for morning tea and lunch. We were served by the friendly waitress from...More

Thank Planner55
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Two couples went visiting for brunch. I had the big brekkie which although pricey at $21, but it was cooked well and the food was tasty and great. My partner had the eggs bene and really enjoyed it.

Thank Scottym1966
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Called for an early lunch and had superb pasta bake with excellent coffee. They do a lot of other things including brunches. Nice atmosphere and staff - we'd highly recommend this!

Thank Martin&Chris
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

I can see why the eggs Benedict is their signature dish. Absolutely superb and gluten free as served on a potato cake rather than the traditional English muffin. Also loved the fact that a half serve was on offer- the perfect size. My mocha was...More

Thank Nonstop_Kiwi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 Tennyson Street, Napier 4110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-835 8530
  • E-mail
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