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Lydia's Cafe

265 Queen Street, Richmond 7020, New Zealand
+64 3-544 1020
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good38%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (10 reviews)
“scones” (4 reviews)
“risotto cake” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
265 Queen Street, Richmond 7020, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the light lunch during a busy day with a group of work mates. The food was very fresh and enjoyable followed by great coffee, the ladies were intrigued with the designs on their latte's. The service was tops and atmosphere great.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed June 26, 2018

My first visit here yesterday and I really enjoyed what I chose to eat. I will be back again. Staff always smiling.

Thank HelenA2973
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Lydia’s is a great place for coffee and has a large range of gluten free options for snacks and lunch. Outdoor seating too.

Thank HSAllison
Reviewed March 18, 2018

Fantastic coffee and superb food. The salads and desserts are yummy - try thew ricotta cake or lemon slice.

Thank CorruGate
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

Lunched here with wife and grandaughter today,had the date scone that was a bit dry,and two muffins as well as a lemon cake,you pay extra here for butter and yogurt,the food is already a bit more expensive than other places,the coffee was ok,they have a...More

3  Thank Dunca2015
Reviewed February 4, 2018

We had breakfast here and it was amazing.... The coffee was superb and the meal we had was awesome....I recommend this cafe and we would ahve gone back again if our holiday hadn't been cut short...

Thank ericandlyn
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

Lovely little cafe which is always busy and buzzing. Great coffee, great staff, great service! Definitely a keeper!

Thank Wander737064
Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

After a cycle ride Lydias Cafe is a perfect place to relax with the newspaper and an excellent coffee. Welcoming staff.

Thank PamR1530
Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

Lovely relaxed lunch. Chicken & mushroom filo with salad. Friendly staff. A great place to take a shopping break.

Thank Ali S
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

Great place great staff great food great value. This is one of the very best cafes in Richmond. Where if you order a flat white you get a flat white ie not half a cup of foam! The food is cooked fresh and such good...More

Thank Martin_Denise
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 265 Queen Street, Richmond 7020, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +64 3-544 1020
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