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Lambretta's Cafe Bar

204 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 27 698 1000
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (30 reviews)
“pizza” (40 reviews)
“pies” (9 reviews)
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Bar, Pizza, Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
204 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

To die for. Enough to almost need a doggy bag for lunch! Very satisfying pinot gris to accompany this, my friends were equally satisfied by their more substantial plates of food and returned later in the afternoon for coffee and sweets.

Thank Annfrew
Reviewed April 27, 2018

Shared a great large breakfast - with all the necessaries including good sized hash browns, free range eggs etc. The light bright atmosphere buzzes, heaps of seating indoor and out wiht the the internal courtyard like area also. Look forward to seeing what the EQ...More

1  Thank PauleLec
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Try their pies! They are delicious. A large cafe where you can find a quiet seat. The coffee was good too.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed March 26, 2018

I went with a friend and our international students. When I complained that the fries (that came at the end of our meal!!) were burnt, the waitress moved them around on the plate with her finger and then ate one and told me that we...More

Thank TripChick2015
Reviewed March 25, 2018

Food was average, not particularly good. Coffee was good. Service was surly, even if it was 9am Monday morning. Doesn't seem like it deserves the high eating it has for breakfast spots. Better to go another 100m down the road to Morri.

Thank NZDamon
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

I had one of the best Caesar salad whilst she who must be obeyed voted her fish chowder one of the best. Eclectic inside space, well Italian..........Outside pavement seating.

Thank Ian B
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Loved the decor and Lambretta memorabilia throughout. Inside and outdoor seating available. The menu looked like it had a good variety of healthy meals available but I was only there for a takeaway chai tea latte. Happy to make this on my tea bag with...More

Thank Nonapama
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Not fans of queuing at the counter to order but the service was good the food was good. A huge plus is being left to eat in peace without being told to "enjoy" or being asked "is everything ok?" Half way through our lunch. We...More

Thank AndrewK1w1
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Went to this cafe today,it was not busy so we didn’t have to wait long for our orders,We did notice some people waited a lot longer for cooked food like pizzas and wedges,The chicken and leek pie should have been hotter,the carrot cake was ok,the...More

1  Thank Dunca2015
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

Only stopped to look at the lambrettas outside and so had a gelato. The cone we got was a very mean size.

Thank Paul_n_Cris
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 27 698 1000
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