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Le Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
Waterfront | 12-14 London Quay, Picton 7220, New Zealand
+64 3-573 5588
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fish soup” (10 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Waterfront | 12-14 London Quay, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely relaxed spot on waterfront with great views. Tasty meals at reasonable costs and good range of beers, wines and Rogue gin!

Thank Leighites
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Top service, wonderful staff and nice food! It's very close to the waterfront and has nice views across the harbour.

Thank jessred11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for a late lunch/early dinner as we wanted to try the local green mussels. We had two starters, a main, and two desserts. It was all super tasty with great flavours. The potatoes and fish in the main dish went so well...More

Thank Jessica O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thought Le Cafe was very good. We first visited for a late brunch/early lunch, attracted by the sunny outside seating and the small, but nice sounding menu. I had the Works breakfast and she had a toastie. Breakfast was great, served on a nice,...More

Thank skonetch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I really our meals. She ordered the warehou with seasonal vegetables, and a lemon and tomato jus. I partook of the sliced slow-cooked beef rib fillet on jasmine rice with cabbage. The succulent, smoky flavours of the beef were mouthwatering. A local...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Service was friendly. But they needed two tries to heat up baby food. The flat white were not our taste and the “famous carrot cake” was as dry as cement. Please stay away for cake and coffee.

Thank Daniel N
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Great location with street front patio. Nice French staff and had excellent coffee and great toasted sandwich here.

Thank James Y
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Didn't sample the actual food here just stopped by for cappuccinos and muffins which were excellent.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This was a nice cafe with lovely orange and date muffins. We also tried a vege muffin with cheese, but found the celery in it a little overpowering. The coffee is sadly priced for single shot, a double will cost an extra 50c. Definitely not...More

Thank SuaveWellington
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Fancied a quick snack and something warm to drink. I am usually a positive person but I'm finding it hard today. The location of the cafe is lovely, the staff are pleasant. I ordered a toastie which was different, not sure if I was put...More

Thank Janiecc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterfront | 12-14 London Quay, Picton 7220, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Picton
  • Phone Number: +64 3-573 5588
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