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189 Emerson Street, Napier 4110, New Zealand
(06) 835 3368
Today
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 4:00 pm

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  • 21
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Streetside café

Streetside café in the pedestrianised area with outdoor seating and windows flung wide. Excellent Caesar salad and fettucine carbonara –these girls worked really hard and it seemed non-stop.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
FLYINGBLUEDOG
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Englefield Green, United Kingdom
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
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58 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Englefield Green, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
164 reviews 164 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Streetside café in the pedestrianised area with outdoor seating and windows flung wide. Excellent Caesar salad and fettucine carbonara –these girls worked really hard and it seemed non-stop.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Great food at great prices. The location in the mall was just the spot to sit in the afternoon sun and enjoy a cold drink and a little something to eat.

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Shropshire, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Oh wow, the cakes, the food, and the adorable options of drinks too. But let's get back to the cakes and let's celebrate those crazy cheesecakes! Definitely worth a multiple visit.

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Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Good coffee, good food. Friendly staff. The omelette delicious and so was the Creamy Mushrooms. Only down side it was a bit of a trek to the nearest toilets.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We often have lunch here and have never had a criticism to make. Our last visit on 27th Jan was no exception. The food and service was excellent. The food for sale is well presented and of excellent quality. If you are looking for a first class cafe in Napier give Cappadonna a go, we are sure you will not... More 

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Timaru, New Zealand
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90 reviews 90 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I have been working in Napier this year, most recently in November. Cappadonna has become a favourite for business lunches - just great food, and really good, friendly and quick service. Recommended.

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Wairarapa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Went here with friends and was initially gobsmacked by the delicious looking fare in the display cabinet. There is a multitude of mouth watering cake there......BUT......this was actually the second time I've been.......hence this average review because both times the cakes were as dry as bone and I only had a couple of bites from each. Unbelievable. Staff were good.... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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45 reviews 45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Visiting Napier and in search of a café for lunch we came upon Cappadonna. It has a small indoor seating area and large sidewalk seating area that was vacated really quickly when it started to rain. They have a large cold cabinet of prepared savoury, sweet and salad items. As I noted in the title the jury is out on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Great food we ate there yesterday for lunch the creamy chicken pie was so nice and good coffee. The staff are friendly always service with a smile. Thank you for a very pleasant dining experience

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Otorohanga, New Zealand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We always re-visit. The food is awesome! Plenty to choose from. Exceptional quality. Nice surroundings. Music maybe a little too loud but I am sure they would have turned it down had we asked.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 189 Emerson Street, Napier 4110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: (06) 835 3368
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm

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