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Chalk Coffee House & Bistro

Chaffers Piazza 22 Herd Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good18%
  • Average20%
  • Poor28%
  • Terrible16%
18 Jun 2017
“Low key sunny brunch”
9 Apr 2017
“Not hot”
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Cafe, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
Chaffers Piazza 22 Herd Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Nice coffee with a view of the boats and harbour. Did not eat but nice vibe inside. Would recommend.

Thank Pete H
Reviewed 30 June 2017

There was no one else there at around 10am Tuesday morning. We wanted something for breaky. Walked in and asked if they were open. Server/owerner/manager - who knows...was so cold and monosyllabic. Breakfast arrived and was just bland and slapped together. Might be a different...More

Thank leafrique
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Location! Great spot for sunny lazy day. We were 6 people having brunch on Saturday. First of all I couldn't reach cafe to book a table so had to wait for a bit to sort it out. Staff was nice and helpful but too dreamy....More

Thank Mona L
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

My friend didn't order the eggs as she said that last time they were too cold, I stupidly ordered them and got a cold poached egg. Rostis were too small, so all crunch and no substance. They would have been good if they were bigger....More

Thank 00Becky88
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Cold bacon and only warm to cold eggs for breakfast. Would have sent it back but we were starving and didn't want to wait again . Tea was great and colourful presentation and cafe position great

Thank briannz50
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Shocking experience. Service slow, understaffed. Salmon smelt strong and tasted terrible. Chose to go there because it was the sunniest spot - what a waste.

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Tried ordering a pancake for my toddler. I was told the chef does not like making batter for only one pancake and that I would have to order the full stack of them, that comes with grilled bananas, bacon and ice cream. I asked was...More

Thank m0d0nnell9
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This was quite possibly the blandest cafe food we've encountered since the mid-1980's. Soulless, flavourless, and proudly unimaginative. If you have guests that maybe you don't want to see that often? Bring 'em here. Service was friendly, pricing was excessive. "Chalk" gives you a fair...More

Thank Toby B
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Friendly service. Delicious food. Good location with nice view of marina but shame the sun was not shining.

Thank davidsw11
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great location and views. Pity it took over 30 minutes for big breakfast to arrive and wasn't anything spectacular to warrant the wait (and it wasn't as if they were busy!). Won't be back

Thank The_Chappells
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chaffers Piazza 22 Herd Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
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