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Olive Cafe

) #2 of 45 Coffee & Tea in Wellington #29 of 763 Places to Eat in Wellington $$ - $$$ European, Cafe,
170 Cuba Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-802 5266
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
170 Cuba Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautifully decorated cafe with a good atmosphere. Eggs florentine was lovely and service was fast only complaint is it's not open later!

Thank Justine S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food (pick the lamb or the eggplant dish) with a very good selection of wine in a lovely atmosphere.

Thank Johanna M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for brunch with my wife. Great vibe, excellent service from friendly staff backed up by excellent food. Been here a few times now and it's always been the same experience. Great Vegan options from knowledgeable staff who are happen to accomodate your needs.....great...More

Thank Braveheart14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A busy cold Saturday Lunch time in Cuba Street, we walked in and it was toasty warm, we were welcomed and shown a nice table. Good service. Ordered the Housemade beef burger with bacon, smoked brinza and plum ketchup with pork crackling and beetroot relish....More

Thank ActionHero47
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

On a wet and windy Wellington day sought a comfort breakie here at Olive! ❤️it recommended for breakie brunch or lunch x service No 1x

Thank KatSydney11
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

Had a great evening here before heading off to The Opera house for a concert. Great meal for my wife & me (vegan) and the others more than happy with their choice too. Friendly, efficient service, good drinks list and fun, pleasant ambient setting. They...More

Thank Stu62Auckland
Reviewed May 30, 2017

It was really lively in Cuba Street on Saturday night when the Food Festival was in full swing so we booked a table in the rear open courtyard (covered when its raining) and despite the rain we didn't get wet or feel cold. Being Welsh...More

2  Thank JoJoTourist
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

This is a great little cafe. Really friendly staff who are always happy and give great device. Nice outdoor area too. Great coffee, which also helps

Thank jimmy_the_eagle22222
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a fresh, but cosy, al fresco breakfast at Olive. Great menu, including a deliscious vegetarian option that satisfies even the most committed carnivore...Great spot.

Thank Dene L
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

Had a full cooked breakfast here. Hash Brown was home made and excellent, sausage was a very tasty one, lots of bacon and sine spinach on the side. All very good. Staff were very helpful and friendly and happy to engage and have a laugh...More

Thank Murray400
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Cuba Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-802 5266
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