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Cafe Escape

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Taufa'ahau Road, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
+676 21 212
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Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Friendly and good food

We had lunch at this cafe which was clean, friendly and good service. The food was tasty and arrived in good time. A popular cafe with a lovely atmosphere

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Gisborne
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Gisborne
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52 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We had lunch at this cafe which was clean, friendly and good service. The food was tasty and arrived in good time. A popular cafe with a lovely atmosphere

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Nuku'alofa, Tonga
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Delicious coffee (local), relaxed atmosphere. This cafe is not overcrowded like another popular cafe in Nuku'alofa often is. A great place to take your time. Staff are lovely!

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Nuku'alofa, Tonga
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

Highly recommend the Ota (raw fish) with kumala. Lovely Tongan dish for lunch and the fish was fresh. The fruit salad was lovely too and they use local produce. Breakfast was ok though.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Good range and variety of menu items, and very large servings. The staff were helpful and the decor clean and cheerful. Great hot chocolate!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

One of the few places in Nuku'alofa to find nice food and very friendly staff. What I mean by that is that there are few places to eat, so good service does them well. Nice choice of food freshly prepared, whether to are eating in or taking out.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

A well-run cafe in central Nuku'alofa. Good choice of food - mainly the same options you'd expect in a Western cafe. Lovely cheesecake. Plenty of seats and it has aircon too.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Service was very slow. We waited a long time for a pizza. When it came the base of it was soft and doughy... hardly cooked at all. We didn't enjoy our experience here at all.

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Neiafu, Tonga
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Stop here for coffee, locations is good easy to walk around. If you in town stop here for a refreshment treat or coffee highly recommend.

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Great place with tourist info, computers (6 TOP for an hour) for hire. Good coffee and cake, indoor and outdoor seating. Clean. Service in 'Tongan time' , friendly, helpful.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Pricy and not worth it breakfast was average if your wanting a legit amazing breakfast i highly recommend friends cafe or icoffee cafe.

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Address: Taufa'ahau Road, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
Phone Number: +676 21 212
Location: South Pacific  >  Tonga  >  Tongatapu Island  >  Nuku'alofa
Cuisine: Contemporary

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  • Address: Taufa'ahau Road, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Tonga  >  Tongatapu Island  >  Nuku'alofa
  • Phone Number: +676 21 212

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Contemporary

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