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Chews Lane, Wellington, New Zealand
Today
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 7:30 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Coffee

Loved the coffee here! Was quite close to perfection in my opinion! Breakfast menu is good as well - I had scrambled eggs w/ side of mushrooms & it was delish. Would go back here next time in Welly.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 9, 2015
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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English first
Hawke's Bay Region, New Zealand
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

It was packed, and the staff looked run off their feet BUT we still got great service, the best coffee I had in Wellington, and a delicious brunch! Maybe don't bother if you need to get i nand out in a hurry, but if you was a great brunch/lunch, (with plenty of people watching)then this is a great place to... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

You go there expecting to see a lot of batman items but there's actually nothing. Nothing! I'm a DC fan and I was so happy having lunch there but I'm quite disappointed now.. Not even a batman logo on the menu or anywhere. Let's talk about the waitresses, cold, bored, no smiling, grumpy.. The sandwich I had was good tough... More 

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New Zealand
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Loved the team, friendly and quick. awesome coffee and the best ham and cheese toasted sandwich in the world.

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Melbourne, Australia
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Found this little beauty by chance on our last day in Wellington and so happy we did. Excellent coffee, friendly service and tasty food make for a winning combination in a town saturated with coffee houses and cafes. I loved the fried cheese sandwich with extras that included red onion & tomato and ham off the bone, the best I've... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Loved the coffee here! Was quite close to perfection in my opinion! Breakfast menu is good as well - I had scrambled eggs w/ side of mushrooms & it was delish. Would go back here next time in Welly.

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Masterton, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Been a couple of times now and its been ok. Last time we visited we were disappointed with out counter food. The scone/bun was so dry it was inedible so we walked away.

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Sydney, Australia
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111 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

It's interesting having the opportunity to directly compare different places for breakfast. This place was better than others we've been to but not the best. The coffee was good. The breakfast we ordered (as in other places), eggs on toast and muesli with fruit, was plainly presented and not exciting to eat at all. We are happy to recommend it... More 

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New Zealand
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101 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

This place is like a beehive. Constant movement! We periodically call in for lunch and sometimes have to wait for a spare table - but it's worth it! The waiting staff will promptly direct you to a table and give you plenty of time to absorb the menu or answer any questions you may have. Despite a high traffic volume,... More 

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Opotiki, New Zealand
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

this place has the most amazing breakfast menu , it really is a must if you are staying in wellington.

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Strasbourg, France
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211 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

A nice central location for a tasty lunch. Staff were great and very helpful. Food produced reasonably quickly, tasty and a great midday meal.

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Additional Information about Gotham

Address: Chews Lane, Wellington, New Zealand
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cuisine: Cafe

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Chews Lane, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cafe
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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