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Taste Cafe

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Cafe, New Zealand
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78 Queen Street, Masterton 5810, New Zealand
+64 6-370 1431
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33 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Drinks not quite warm enough , slices very tasty , waitress not at all friendly or helpful , service was okay time wise but they where not busy .

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Thank Chris R
Upper Hutt, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Had brunch -had the Beef and Onion pie with fries -the pie was fantastic-great service and friendly staff-nice and clean

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Thank Lachlan68
Greater Wellington, New Zealand
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

This simple place beside the library is pleasant. On ANZAC day we needed lunch. My husband had a venison pie and I had a salmon quiche. I thought they were both reasonably priced. I did notice the full dressed chips or wedges were way over the top at $17. My quiche had lots of salmon and was served warm with... More 

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Thank MsBesos
Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

$17.50 for wedges is ridiculous. $7.50 for hot chips is pushing it. $5.50 is standard for a thickshake but that was not a thickshake, it was a milkshake with a bit of ice cream. There is a difference. The difference is thickshakes are thick. It was also too small in comparison with other thickshakes in Masterton eateries. The service was... More 

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1 Thank Valentine-H-E-Hunter
Masterton, New Zealand
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

This place has everything to do with taste I feel. Whenever I go there there is always the most exquisite tastes in the foods that I can order there and that the actual food I get there is unlike anywhere else! It has the most exquisite taste!

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1 Thank Kaea M
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Best omelette and coffee breakfast we've had at a cafe. Lifted our grade from what we thought was going to be very average. Ladies, if you can't make people feel you're glad to see them at 10 am then stay in bed and employ someone who is! We almost walked out. But we're glad we didn't. This place deserves to... More 

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Thank dalfamnest
Wellington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here and were surprised at how lovely the food and coffees were as the cafe is a little old and rundown. We had a great coffee and wonderful milkshakes for the children and their scones were fresh and yummy. Service was with a smile..recommend.

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Thank Janine45
Masterton, New Zealand
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60 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Originally Russian Jack's, then another I can't remember but their brunches were superb, and now Taste. First visit was unimpressive hospitality wise. Recently, though, I have visited several times and been delighted with options available, service and general hospitality. Much improved and now back on my "go back to" cafes.

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Thank clancy105
Masterton, New Zealand
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

I have visited this cafe many times both for just a quick coffee as well as for lunch for special occasions. The selection and menu lists are extensive and the quality of food is very good and highly recommended. I took my Mum there for Mothers Day and they had a special cake on for the day and also served... More 

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Thank Tigs8
Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015

I love the pies! Big, yummy and homemade. If you are a pie connoisseur, this is your place! Coffee is good too. Its small and intimate, without the noise of other local cafes. The food is good and the staff friendly. Don't forget to pop to the little park next door to pay respects to Russian Jack - the last... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Queen Street, Masterton 5810, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wairarapa  >  Masterton
  • Phone Number: +64 6-370 1431

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?