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Gotham

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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
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Chews Lane, Wellington, New Zealand
Today
7:00 am - 7:30 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
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Wellington, New Zealand
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's been a while since this was my regular spot for coffee. The coffee is still really good and my panini was good if not spectacular. Most of the reviews mention the friendly staff and certainly the staff on the till were very nice. However, even though it was only moderately busy, first my coffee, and then the panini were... More 

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Thank Kaycee8
Churton Park
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173 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow busy in town today. Decided to try our luck at Gotham. Service was really good they warned us there would be a 30 min wait for food. I'm pretty sure it wasn't that long and the drinks came pretty quickly. Food was really good. Big breakfast eggs cooked beautifully, omelette, French toast and Salmon Montreal good, my falafel and... More 

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Thank Cynthia N
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time visit after reading another review, Great Staff, friendly quick service. Awesome coffee started the day perfectly and Eggs Bene for breakfast - thick ham, runny poached nice sauce it was just what I needed.

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Thank Riwai G
Auckland, New Zealand
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135 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

We always try to stop here when in Wellington. They do great coffee and food. It is tucked away in an alleyway behind the shopping strip and a great little place to sit and refuel. They have a menu as well as some paninis etc in the cabinet. Plus a great selection of cakes. Yummy.

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Thank Kiwi-1976
Hamilton, New Zealand
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535 reviews
357 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 276 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Stopped off for brunch at this busy little cafe tucked down Chews Precinct between Victoria St and Willis St. It has a friendly relaxing vibe. Excellent Havana coffee is served. A small cabinet selection of freshly prepared food is displayed and a good range of options on the menu for brunch or lunch. Staff are friendly and obliging.

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Thank Marque01
Christchurch, New Zealand
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Very nice little cafe - friendly, fast and efficient service. Good quality coffee. Nice, relaxing atmosphere and didn't feel the need to move on in a hurry.

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Thank Kiwi344
Christchurch, New Zealand
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant which serves delicious food and great coffee. Great atmosphere and friendly staff. Menu priced well.

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Thank bernardrenee2016
Warkworth, New Zealand
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

Very friendly staff, fab food but did take rather a long time but very busy weekend. Good atmosphere and easy to find just off main shopping area

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Thank Chelep1508
Switzerland
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113 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Cafe was pleasant and the menu was just what we were looking for on a Sunday at 11.30 but unfortunately coffee was warm and eggs were cold. It was a shame as the eggs would have been the best I had tasted for ages, but cold poached eggs are a definite, No. It was busy but not packed, not really... More 

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Thank Joanne F
Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016

After wandering around on wet Wellington day I stumbled across the café. I ordered the New York cheese sandwich and was pleasantly surprised. It was huge and very delicious. Very good value for money. I look forward to going back again

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Thank Edward J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chews Lane, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington

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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?