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Vista Cafe

) #77 of 692 Restaurants in Wellington $$ - $$$ Cafe, European,
106 oriental Parade, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-385 7724
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
106 oriental Parade, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On one of many trips to Wellington, a visit was again made to Vista Cafe. Breakfast/brunch is my favorite meal, but have had lunch there before too. Amazing coffee and the food is always delicious. I am fussy about consistency and Vista is about the...More

Thank Lynnette J
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Great little spot for a cafe. Friendly service, food was tasty, but nothing to rave about. Would rate and extra half star on the 3 given.

Thank timmayyyynz
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Had a reasonable meal here. The meal was proficiently cooked but uninspiring in terms of presentation and taste. The waitress was very friendly. Something was missing in terms of the food - there was no oomph. I didn't not enjoy the meal but I'm motivated...More

Thank MrYellowDuck
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Wonderful breakfast / lunch / brunch location, especially if staying a couple of doors down at The Copthorne. Lovely atmosphere, warm and cosy on a rainy day. I had poached eggs, sautéed greens, toasted almond with bacon - delicious! Would highly recommend. We didn't have...More

Thank NZ-Brenda-C
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Cozy cafe a few blocks from the Te Papa Museum, and located on Oriental Parade Ave across from the Yacht Club. Food is delicious and reasonable, and the service is good and friendly. Poached eggs, toast and greens make the perfect NZ breakfast treat!

Thank Keith C
Reviewed 3 May 2017

When staying at The Copthorne we generally have breakfast here as the coffee is good as are the breakfasts. This visit to Wellington was no different but this time we had no particular dining plans and at breakfast we noticed they had a rather appealing...More

Thank ravinon
Reviewed 30 April 2017

An excellent place to have dinner. The food was very good, the price was right , the place was warm on a rainy night and the service was excellent. Would recommend this.

Thank kayeliz2016
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I visited vista on Sunday for lunch recently. The food was outstanding. I would highly recommend a visit.

Thank Bryan F
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Tried one of Tim Coney's wines on recommendation of owner. Enjoyed very much and will visit winery in Gladstone ASAP.

Thank Trevor J
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I was relieved to find The Vista Cafe two doors down from my hotel as it offers an excellent alternative to the rather average buffet breakfast at the Copthorne Hotel. Good range of breakfast options, nice coffee and pleasant staff. Dinner here also looked good...More

Thank Belgo96
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 oriental Parade, Wellington 6011, New Zealand (Formerly Vista)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-385 7724
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