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236 Cuba St, Palmerston North 5301, New Zealand
06 356 5750
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $21
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Situated in the heart of Palmerston North Cafe Cuba is an iconic and popular place to have that next coffee, catch-up, meeting or meal. Here at Cafe Cuba we have a large cuisine menu which is sure to tempt your taste buds. Offering an all day breakfast and brassiere we invite you come in and dine with us every day from 7.00am right through to our dinner dining from 6.00pm until late, Cafe Cuba is also great place to take the family with a full children’s menu available.At Cafe Cuba we know the importance of a great coffee, our fully trained staff are equipped to deliver a great coffee to you, with take away coffee available. We are fully licensed and have a large range of Wine, Bottled Beer, RTD’s, Spirits and non-alcoholic beverages

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English first
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Arrived at Cafe Cuba to have Brunch with a workmate while my motorcycle was being serviced at local dealer down the road. Ordered my Egg's bene with bacon and a large bowl of mocha. 5 mins later coffee come out and then after another 5 the meal, very pleased and it was well presented and it tasted yum, Mate had... More 

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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85 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

After seeing a lot of good reviews, my wife and I tried this place for dinner on a quiet Sunday evening. Unfortunately, it does not live up to the reviews or expectations. Service - Friendly enough service. No problems here. Food - Ordered mains as we thought we would give it a try. Had fries (which was bland and not... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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57 reviews 57 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

This place stinks literally. Flies and sticky surfaces plus old dirty sofas don't make for cool hipster grunge. It's just yuck. And the toilet: double yuck. We couldn't sit outside as the Palmy wind was blowing. Prob ok out there. Coffee was Okish and the baked goods in cabinet seemed nice. Wait staff efficient and friendly. I know it's an... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

A couple of friends and myself visited for lunch on Saturday,I had the breakfast Burrito which was very nice , one friend had the chicken burger which looked impressive, and the other had a smoothie. Good service and the coffee was very good! Will be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Went here for lunch and once again I couldnt fault it. It was really busy but didnt have to wait long for meals and they were delicious.

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Recommended Cafe in Palmerston North. Very nice location w/ ample parking space. Cakes taste so yummy and creamy chocolate. Have a try and you won't disappoint this Cafe in the heart of Palmy.

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We took our overseas visitors to Cafe Cuba, as locals we go there and are never disappointed. The coffee is great and food delicious. Very good service, nice outside seating too. Highly reccomend.

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Wanganui, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Wow! we visited Palmerston Nth last week and wanted some lunch. Couldn't figure out why this place was crowded and three nearby cafes were nearly empty. We thought we would follow the crowd and were advised coffee would take 15 minutes. Not being in any hurry we decided to order food aswell and both got the hash stack. Wow! The... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

What has happened to this cafe it use to be my favourite spot for coffee and a bite to eat when I lived here. A group of my friends and I visited here last week and was very disappointed in the service and food. Took a long time for food to get to our table and the staff seemed very... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Happened upon this café by chance, how lucky we were! Friendly and vibrant staff, great food and coffee, could have stayed for hours. Breakfast burrito is on my must have again list...

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Additional Information about Cafe Cuba

Address: 236 Cuba St, Palmerston North 5301, New Zealand
Phone Number: 06 356 5750
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 21

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