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The Batch Cafe

173 Spey Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
+64 3-214 6357
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (42 reviews)
“cheese scones” (12 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (18 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
173 Spey Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this cafe in a local brochure. We were so glad we did...and we timed it just right. We were seated and had given our orders when the lunch crowd arrived. They were queued out the door...obviously this cafe is extremely popular with this local...More

Thank jotibarker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great coffee. Quick service. Great selection of cakes and muffins. Also great selection of cooked meals. The kids were very happy too. A worthwhile stop.

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome as ever. Seafood chowder full of fish and mussels held together with delicious creamy white sauce.

Thank kgadshead
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This will be the shortest review ever. On a recent visit to Invercargil, we asked a local 'what is the funkiest cafe in town' ? Bach was the answer. How right they were. Eggs were EXCELLENT and I`m an egg expert. Coffee good. Nice surroundings...More

Thank NZAvery
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Got some vouchers from work so came for a hot choc and I'd been recommended the ginger bread so had that. Wow it's the best ginger bread ever! Nice staff and good seating outside. I'd go back to try something else for sure, the menu...More

Thank Emmamaeh
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Around the corner from my work, very convenient location, very bright and welcoming environment. Ordered a Flat white and a chocolate and raspberry brownie, just yummmmm :) Great coffee too!

Thank Joice G
Reviewed 6 September 2017

One of the best cafes you would find anywhere in the world. Great coffee, amazing food and outstanding service.

Thank Tam W
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This is by far one of the best cafes in Southland it has amazing variety of food and excellent gluten free and they don't over charge for glutenfree The coffee is excellent and the service outstanding My fav haunt !!

Thank 998berniced
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch food was amazing, service was 10/10. Cakes after our meals were divine. Highly highly recommend.

Thank KylieBruce
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We have been to The Batch several times for brunch on our way back from Stewart Island. Always a high standard.Staff are friendly, food is fresh and well presented. Cafe is in a sunny aspect...weather permitting.!

Thank cruznjones
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Alexandra C
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Response from sweetjamm | Reviewed this property |
Almond milk yes. Not sure about the wifi sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 173 Spey Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Invercargill
  • Phone Number: +64 3-214 6357
  • E-mail
Merry Merry Xmas, thank you for your interest in the Batch Cafe, we make the decision to close over the Xmas New Year period to let everyone in our team enjoy Family time. This is not an easy decision to make and we are sorry for the inconvenience it may cause some, but we will be back rejuvenated and excited to welcome everyone again January 4th 2017 from 8am. Merry Xmas and Happy New Year from us
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