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Sweet Release Cakes and Treats

134 Willis Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 21 132 0700
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“vegan cakes” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
134 Willis Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wow! Delicious vegan treats and great savory options as well. I've been craving a milkshake for a while and was so pleased to find this shop. The Oreo cookies and cream milkshake was very good and so were the nachos. Don't miss this unique vegan...More

Thank rachelmcdon8
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This vegan eatery is small but centrally located. There is a very limited seating capacity. So, it is best for take-out. Bagels are very good, shakes too, but especially the rich desserts: brownies, cakes, etc. There are some items on the menu and they are...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely vegan bagels. GF did not seem to be an option for breads on the menu. Good coffee too. Will definitely go back for lunch during our stay.

Thank Fleurballs
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Our seven year old just wanted something sweet and we found this great little place. We tried three different cakes, and each one had fantastic flavour. There isn’t much seating but is well worth grabbing something sweet. I also recommend reading the back wall of...More

Thank MaxTugger
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Popped in quickly to grab something sweet to take away, and was really impressed from my short visit. The member of staff who served me was really friendly and genuine, there was a nice selection of cakes, and brownie I bought was so so delicious....More

Thank Jess L
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

My friend and I went to this beautiful little cafe and stopped in the door way to read the wall story of how Sweet Release came to be, and fell in love. Then we shared both the Carmel and the snickers Doof (doughnut muffin) and...More

Thank skylar S
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Had a peanut & chocolate brownie and it was a-ma-zing. Really rich and moist. You have to go here and try it yourself!

Thank Ruth P
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Oh we had a laugh. My boyfriend and I found didn’t realise this was a vegan cafe until we were at the counter paying and being told we couldn’t have regular milk. However we stuck to our guns and gave it a go. My banana...More

Thank BeckyHod878
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Came here for a sweet and coffee and all I got served was my coffee. Chased my sweet. Not many options in the cabinet - it was Friday. There is a huge community following and involvement for Sweet Release. However I would not recommend this...More

Thank Samantha B
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Impressive choice of sweet and savoury! This cafe has a lovely vibe to it, and the service is with a smile. These people have a passion in what they produce, and they know what they are doing, they really do! I can't wait to come...More

Thank Pamela C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 Willis Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 21 132 0700
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