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Cafe 131

131 Main Street, Methven 7730, New Zealand
+64 3-302 9131
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“cake” (2 reviews)
“free wifi” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
131 Main Street, Methven 7730, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch, the coffee was lovely and service was very good. They were able to do our breakfast with gluten free toast too 👍.

Thank markkellaway
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I had a very bad coffee not happy they need to heat the milk more was cold when it got to me friendly staff

Thank john T
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Had an omelette and salad, my partner had the soup, kids had pancakes. Wow, really impressed, great quality and large portions. What else could you ask for? The price was very reasonable too. I give the lady's there 10 out of 10😊

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 4 February 2017

I visit Methven a few times most years and remember when this venue first open. It was a breath of fresh air (and food) but I have noticed a steady decline over the years. The location is great and it does appear to have a...More

Thank wabbit14
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I don't think I have ever had a bad meal or drink at this place Denise runs a very good cafe here. Food is always nice and well presented and the service is excellent.

Thank Annie61NewZealand
Reviewed 21 January 2017

sunday morning popular, cafe with great coffee, and catch up with friends, serves breakfast, relaxed and freindly...

Thank gavinr17
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Crazy coffee lover here, and I was thoroughly disappointed with the coffee. My strong skinny latte, was a glass of luke warm milk; that took almost 20 minutes to arrive. Not impressed. It was a busy place occupied with other people, so maybe I wasn't...More

Thank Georgia D
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Great people and great coffee. How can that combination be topped? I left something in the café and the staff ran across the street with it! Can't say thanks enough.

Thank sbj04769
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a coffee and scone at the weekend. The seats were amazingly comfortable but the coffee arrived at a country town speed after we had finished our food!

Thank Jenny A
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Great spot for a morning brekkie. We stopped in for a quick bite, but unfortunately we finished our food before our coffees arrived. Nice people, good food, would give it another go!

Thank nztravelqueen_32
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$17
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 Main Street, Methven 7730, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Methven
  • Phone Number: +64 3-302 9131
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All day freshly prepared Meals. Morning and Afternoon tea. Gluten free options. A wide variety of choice! Black-board Specials.