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Yellow House Cafe

) #3 of 63 Restaurants in Whanganui $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
17 Pitt St, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
+64 6-345 0083
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (10 reviews)
“cakes” (6 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 16:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
17 Pitt St, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 155 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found it quite expensive but the food was nice. Service was average. Took a little while for the food to be served but it was quite busy.

Thank Greeneyes1468
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second visit and we were very disappointed. We paid 70 cents extra for a decaf coffee and $1 extra for large coffee which both were uninteresting plus the accompanying apricot scone was dry and crumbly. And they charged $14.80 for two cups...More

Thank Judyrichspain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Yellow House Cafe is always busy and you can be sure of a good coffee and meal - if you pick the right one. Some of the combinations don't fit well such as cottage cheese in the chicken burger, under seasoned and added nothing...More

Thank Graham D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't enjoy going to a Cafe that is not committed to satisfy their customers. I chose from the cabinet a mushroom Quiche that had very little taste and felt and looked like it was a day or two old - nuked in a microwave oven....More

Thank anuann
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Went here because of good trip advisor review. Lunch with my elderly parents on a busy Sunday lunchtime. Lots of choice with toasted sandwiches a hit and great coffee. Carrot cake and chocolate tart beautiful. Helpful and friendly service. 4 people for $55 is good...More

Thank Frosties2133
Reviewed 17 June 2017

The coffee is wonderful along with the carrot cake all staff are friendly it is a good place to go.I will be going back and would take friends for a coffee.

Thank elainec0x
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Yellow did a catering for one of meetings for a light lunch. it was a beautiful spread and it definitely fitted in well with the light lunch category and it had an absolute gorgeous presentation to it...

Thank Nilesh W
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Lovely walk from Braemar House, where I stayed. Food of excellent quality and reasonable price. Good service.

Thank RevDrChunillal
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Prompt service. Good coffee. Eggs benedict was up there. Haloumi stack was nice. Pleasant setting and decor. We liked the art.

Thank Snowjam74
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This little cafe in near the river in Whanganui has a great atmosphere, and excellent service from the staff. Perhaps the only real letdown is that the food was fairly bland and uninspiring - typical pub-grub really.

Thank TheBismarck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 19
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 16:00
Monday
08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 16:00
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
Saturday
08:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Pitt St, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Whanganui
  • Phone Number: +64 6-345 0083
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