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Chocolate Frog Cafe

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$$ - $$$
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
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Palmers' Garden World | 69-71 Miramar Avenue, Wellington, New Zealand
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08:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, excellent customer service, very attentive, friendly & helpful staff, even when very busy. Happy to give their opinion on food choices & personal preference & were spot on. The group of 5 of us loved it. Space for families, inside or out with heating. Cakes are delicious & great for sharing. Lots of parking....recommend!!! Weta Workshop & The... More 

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Thank Shaun B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Love this place and the food is great. They have vegetarian option and soy base cappuccino too! Is a great place to stop by for breakfast and lunch and is near airport. Love the sense of humor in their decoration too, nice place!

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Thank Low V
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Funky chairs, lovely setting and the breakfasts and coffees are always superb. Super friendly cafe..

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Thank Lucinda J
Newcastle, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Staff very rude when I asked for syrup for my coffe. Food eas average. The only good thing is there is plenty of parking

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Thank Brian M
Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

The cafe furnishings are nothing special but coffee is good quality and the cake range, especially in gluten free is impressive for a garden cafe.

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Thank RoyOz2016
Ocean Grove, Australia
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24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful breakfast and reasonably priced! Was a little noisy and crammed in but the breakfast was worth it. Great coffee too!

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Thank SSuzeB
Wellington, New Zealand
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52 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

We go here frequently for lunch or coffee. Food is excellent, and the staff friendly and helpful. I look forward to one day attempting one of their gigantic meringues! Great coffee, and the setting beside the garden centre is very pleasant, indoor or outdoor seating. Excellent garden centre and gift shop on the premises.

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Thank TaiMarilyn
Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Has changed hands several times since we have been going there which is more years than I care to remember but the high standard of their delicious meals and great service never changes. Surroundings are lovely being in a garden centre, always something delightful to look at all year round.

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Thank BabsKelson
Wellington, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Gets busy at lunchtime so good to go in earlier to get a table. Good location and lots of parking. It's in the garden centre so you get a nice view of the plants. There are flowers and you can smell their scents,depending on the time of year. The meals are good and tasty, the coffees are good. Not a... More 

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Aldershot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed our visit. The food was fab and cannot knock it. The only disappointment was the service , had to wait a long time to order and when ordered a long time to get our drink but the time of ordering food to table was spot on. Once you got a member of staff they were very very polite... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palmers' Garden World | 69-71 Miramar Avenue, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?