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2 Short Whites

74 Main Street, Greytown 5712, New Zealand
+64 6-929 8208
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“toast” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
74 Main Street, Greytown 5712, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been here before and were happy to go again. Food was okay. Took a while to come out and was nice enough. Open sandwiches were not big and the fries we ordered helped fill the gap.

Thank JohnWilliams201
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good service and nice coffee. Food was mixed - quite nice, but not brilliant. Some felt like it was just reheated in a microwave.

Thank WH0A
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The food i must say is good, the coffee is average and the staff are unfriendly and extremely slow i always have to wait at least half an hour before they come and serve us and at least another half an hour before the food...More

Thank akamzkam
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

I too had reviewed this cafe before but it appears to have a new name and new owners. The service today was unfriendly, extremely slow and coffee average. Unless they improve and take reviews seriously i fear the business will suffer. A few more smiles..better...More

Thank Janine45
Reviewed 26 August 2017

After visiting 2 short whites a year ago, I returned for brunch on Saturday and was really really disappointed.The staff were unfriendly, coffee average at best and by the time the food came out to us (20 minutes after ordering, after sitting on the bench...More

Thank A3303USsarahc
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Seemed to be quite a popular place for breakfast - but because of the configuration of the tables some people were unsuccessful in getting a seat despite there not being too many in the cafe. The staff were pleasant enough. We did have to wait...More

Thank Ernlei
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Our group comes here regularly and today was a major disappointment. Very few customers and while the food was excellent, it was slow arriving and the service was poor and unfriendly. Atmosphere was cold and almost surly. I know it's changed hands recently but pull...More

Thank adeejay
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Coffee, great Staff, great Drinks came out well before the food, bacon and egg roll came on garlic bread and with garlic aioli, my point is I did not want garlic and the menu did not say it had garlic on everything.

1  Thank David D
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Only a few options are on the breakfast menu none of which include cereal or fruit. The cooked breakfasts looked large - great if you want a full cooked breakfast. They had no problem doing a couple of poached eggs on toast for me which...More

Thank Matherx5
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic friendly service. Great coffee, good prices in nice surroundings. Nice breakfast menu. Would an will visit again.

Thank Lance K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 Main Street, Greytown 5712, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wairarapa  >  Greytown
  • Phone Number: +64 6-929 8208
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