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Cafe SisMo

35 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-348 1984
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (11 reviews)
“great coffee” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

This small cafe offers a warm and friendly welcome, an outstanding fruit and granola breakfast, and wonderful coffee. We kept returning while in Christchurch, despite rain and other, closer restaurants. We noticed that many delighted customers from all over the world felt as we did,...More

Thank MidAtlanticArtist
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Good for breakfast, eggs done right every time! Coffee lacks a bit of punch though, asked for strong or double shot every day but still pretty weak coffee! Service is really good and price is right. I'd definitely go for breakfast but coffee I'd get...More

Thank travel-fa-eva
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went there and had breakfast for two, coffee & eggs Benedict. Was good and close to our motel we were staying at.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Attentive friendly service, nice food, good selection, good coffee. Bit of a wee gem. Love the charming crockery My only criticism is the (removable) seat covers in the booths are quite grubby, seems strange since everything else is so nice.

Thank Leeandnigel
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I was staying at Towers on the Park, which doesn't have a restaurant, so went searching for breakfast - this little cafe really hit the mark. I had a wonderful cheese omelette, and they do a great coffee. Recommended.

Thank Rick M
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Ok price for ok food and ok service. But why offer milk for a black coffee order .. and if your offer of extra hot water is accepted why not bring it with the coffee. Maybe offer to hold the coffee to come with food...More

Thank 657Mike
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Superb, eggs benedict and mushroom toast, great service and extensive tea selection. Nice location, close to Hagley Park and Riccarton shopping mall

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 21 April 2016

A good place for an early morning coffee and to sit and llan your day. The service wss professional and friendly.

Thank DavidViewbank18
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Good easy spot for a coffee and a bite. If you enjoy strong coffee, you will need to get the extra shots. Our cappuccinos were tasty but quite lite. Nice variety of prepared baked goods/breakfast sandwiches.

Thank Luna L
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Great place to have breakfast or just a coffee. The staff extremely pleasant service excellent and food provided tasty. Highly recommended.

Thank cath889
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 16
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-348 1984
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