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Elixir Cafe

117 Devon St East, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
+64 6-769 9020
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
06:30 - 21:30All hours
Cafe, New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
117 Devon St East, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast, food was delicious. Coffee, atmosphere and service were amazing. Certainly recommend and will be going back 😊

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Very busy place, managed to get a table for 2 inside, breakfast was very good as was the coffee. Quick and friendly service, would recommend as a great place to have a meal. Average prices too.

Thank lynn t
Reviewed 26 March 2017

It was Womad weekend so they would be forgiven if they were too rushed to be obliging but that was far from the case. There is a reason this is my favourite breakfast spot. They were happy to pop a reserved sign on a stable...More

Thank NakiDebs
Reviewed 15 March 2017

loved eating here for breakfast then had to be up so had morning tea here with my mother and she's picky but she loved it as well

Thank Tania C
Reviewed 13 March 2017

With a cool slight kiwiana vibe, great coffee and cool staff, this place is one of the original cool cafes in town. The chicken and waffles are pretty good, as is the mince on toast and the breakfast salad.

Thank Sezza685
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

We were recommended this cafe and it quickly became apparent why. The service was excellent and the food was both innovative and plentiful. There is a wait for your food but that is because everything was freshly made to order. Personal favourite was mince on...More

Thank redsgothenburg
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Lovely food and great service. Water on the tables is filtered (always a plus for me). Also one of the few places open at 9am on a Sunday morning. Obviously popular with the locals as it was humming when we were there.

Thank Hinemoa
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The thing that makes this cafe good is the menu which has items that differ from normal. I had a delicious chicken waffle that was crispy and spiced just right. My husbands mince on toast was really flavourful

Thank WellingtonJen
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Great food, great coffee and great service! Favourite is the Southern fried chicken with chilli waffle...order nearly every time! Highly recommend for breakfast, lunch and dinner!

Thank Boston1533
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Not where I would reccommend...however the staff were great but the food was just average ...I feel that it is very noisy inside the cafe could hardly have a conversation.

Thank 944marleyp
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
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Open Hours
08:00 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Devon St East, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-769 9020
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Elixir Cafe -your daily fix. Every morning our muffins, cakes and biscuits are made fresh for you by our trained bakers and taste tested by our front of house staff. Our dedicated baristas are committed to coffee greatness were only the very best coffee is served. Our kitchen where possible uses fair trade, locally sourced, sustainable and free range products. Our qualified chefs have an all consuming passion for food, using a simple combination of fresh ingredients, providing you with an experience of home away from home.
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