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Chaos Cafe

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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, European, Contemporary
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36 Brougham Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
(06) 759 8080
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7:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The front of house was friendly. The food was nice but was not worth the price we paid. The breakfast meal isn't sold as a package you get eggs on toast but you have to buy extras eg.$4.50 per item for veges, $5.50 for sausage or bacon & $1.50 for sauce. Which makes your breakfast almost the price of a... More 

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Thank Mamae R
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good standard meals, albeit a little on the light side. The smashed avocado was tasty but the portion size could've been a bit more generous. The omelette and eggs be edict were delicious! The cabinet food looked colourful and appealing, but we ordered from the somewhat chaotic menu. The staff are very friendly.

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Thank KJSNZ
Wellington, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Chaos and was expecting good things, as I had been given rave reviews from some of my coworkers. However I was extremely disappointed. The selection of cabinet food looked great but when I ordered the bagel it tasted like it had been there for days. Also the coffee I received was terrible! Don't get me started on... More 

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Thank MattJoel
Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for brunch here on our first day, and it was so good we kept coming back. It has all the standards on its menu, but also some very yummy alternatives. Good coffee too!

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Thank Deadpossum
Auckland, New Zealand
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were surprised for an amazing selection of cakes and very tasty cabinet food and the coffe place has a very quirky, eclectic vibe. We really enjoyed.

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Thank edustgo p
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Really great selection of healthy, interesting and delicious cafe foods. We came back several times during our stay! Great vibe, selection of traditional tables or sofa's, or booths. Really loved the kinetic airplane hanging at the front, mesmerising!

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Thank Maria S
Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

I recently went to Chaos with my daughter for an afternoon bite, the coffee was good, caramel milkshake well enjoyed by miss 10 and the cake was delicious. The ambience is funky and staff helpful and friendly. Will be back to try more from their selections.

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Thank The_Alloways
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Helpful staff. Good range of cabinet food and menu. In the city centre so handy to shops, museum and short walk to coastal walkway.

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Thank integra896
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Advised to go here as they have an extensive menu, food is great. They did not disappoint. Our scrambled eggs and salmon was spiced with something we couldn't quite make out that made it extra good. Service fast and the whole restaurant was packed! Recommend.

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Thank vicki h
Waitara, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

If I am in town I always ask my cousin to meet me here for tea and eats. It is define and the place to go for medium priced, well served, fantastic choice of food. The sofa area is so comfortable and if you want to linger nobody comes rushing around you making like you better go. You can have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, European, Contemporary
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Brougham Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: (06) 759 8080

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?