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2 Short Whites - CLOSED

74 Main Street, Greytown 5712, New Zealand
+64 27 664 3953
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“toast” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
74 Main Street, Greytown 5712, New Zealand
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Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Stopped off for brunch on our way back to Wellington. The food was delish with lots of healthy options. Coffee was good. Service was good. Atmosphere was great. Bathrooms were clean.

Thank Kellis15
Reviewed February 6, 2018

3 couples visiting. We all enjoyed our meals, although one individual suggested the 'main' was a bit light on content for the price. She mentioned this and was speedily given a bowl of piping hot chips. All in all, at the higher end of pricing...More

Thank MerlinBlaise
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately not up to its usual standard. Outdoor tables no longer available and friendly atmosphere has changed since a name change. Slow service.

Thank Alipa50
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Drove from Wellington for lunch, Brassier 74 looked popular so we thought we would try. Found a table which we had to clear ourselves from previous customers, called a waitress over to collect dishes, then never returned to take our order. The woman behind the...More

1  Thank HelenN1603
Reviewed December 27, 2017

Previous visit fabulous, today, not very good at all. Went in 10 to 2pm. Could not get attended to, lady on till had to direct waitress to serve us. 215pm, coffe delivered, waitress handled coffee cups with fingers inside cup (long black). Waited ages, watched...More

Thank wendy439
Reviewed December 20, 2017 via mobile

We visited Two Short Whites earlier in the year and it was excellent. Looks like they've changed their name to something generic and downgraded their offering to match. We had coffee, iced chocolates, cake, corn fritters, and fries. The coffee, iced chocolates, and cake were...More

Thank doublehappy1
Reviewed November 4, 2017 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 October 28, 2017

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 October 14, 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 September 24, 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
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
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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 27 664 3953
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