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Sola Cafe

720 Pollen Street, Thames 2801, New Zealand
07 868 8781
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Ranked #3 of 26 Restaurants in Thames
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Vegetarian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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tauranga
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71 reviews 71 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

always good, and has been for quite some time in an area that has seen much change and increase in options

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Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The brekkie at this lovely little cafe was beautiful, creamy mushrooms to die for yum. Staff were very welcoming nothing was to much trouble. A busy friendly place to enjoy a Sunday morning, would defiantly recommend :-)

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London, United Kingdom
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91 reviews 91 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Popped in for breakfast during the Saturday market and to shelter from cold, driving rain. Great selection of food & well-labeeled so youcould easilysee the gluten free, dairy free options. I thoroughly recommend the homemade toasted muesli, warmed winter fruits compote and greek-style yoghurt. Long black was a good one too. Hadn't realised it was a vegetarian cafe until we... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This is one of my favourite cafes not only for the best coffee but the great food. The only negative is it can get too busy. Staff are friendly and has a nice vibe.

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Virginia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

In a country well known for their free-range meats, a good selection of vegetarian fare is hard to come by. Sola Cafe was a welcomed find. Enjoyed the veggie stack with broccoli and bleu cheese. Their tomato salsa with cloves was a great topper. Gets very busy during lunch even in mid-week during the off season.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We were pleasantly surprised to have such a wide variety of vegetarian food. Many options were gluten free and or dairy free. The service was warm and friendly. Will definitely go back again on our next visit. Prices very reasonable as well. Little play area for children.

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Hamilton
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Great little cafe, and we come here regularly, kids area to play which is away from doors make mums life a lot easier and can actually drink their coffees like "normal" people and not stone cold! Great food with a good emphasis on where it is sought, lovely easy going staff who are attentive to detail and each add their... More

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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99 reviews 99 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

We went here as a vegetarian friend had recommended it. It was during the Sat market so very busy, therefore the take away. A little bit of an alternative scene in Thames - will definitely go again

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Thames, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Good coffee and a delicious healthy food with some special treats available too. Always friendly and welcoming with a pleasant outdoor seating area out the back as well as the streetfront tables. Artwork displayed well and regularly changed adds interest and I am glad be a weekly regular. A great place to meet and chat in a relaxed and homely... More

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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181 reviews 181 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014 via mobile

And the food is not bad either. Coffee is superb. I have only had brunch there - a number of times - and have always had just poached eggs on multi grain toast, and it is beautifully cooked and presented by friendly staff. The range of vegetarian dishes look great as do the cakes. Not uncommon to hear other patrons... More

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Additional Information about Sola Cafe

Address: 720 Pollen Street, Thames 2801, New Zealand
Phone Number: 07 868 8781
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Thames
Cuisine: Vegetarian

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