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Prefab Eatery

$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
14 Jessie Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-385 2263
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (34 reviews)
“bread” (21 reviews)
“potato gratin” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Jessie Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Loved the muesli and detox 'juice of the day' staff were great and it is a fun spot. Only slight disappointment was the coffee.

Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Prefab is my favourite place to have brekkie in Wellington. Efficient, friendly staff and great coffee. Always a buzz.

Thank Barb D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited many Wellington eateries and this place takes the biscuit. Great food and even better service. This will be our port of call on every visit here.

Thank 535karlw
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is amazing. Although it was very busy it didn't take long to get us a table and we were a party of 13! Fabulous atmosphere with the smell of coffee being roasted on the premises. Great coffee, great pastries. This place is run...More

Thank WhereU2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tucked away down a side street this is not something you would stumble across on the typical tourist route - but make it your mission to go there. Super friendly and efficient staff, vibrant atmosphere and excellent coffee made for a great start to the...More

Thank TinaLLea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been there quite few times and I can say this is the best restaurant in Wellington! Their employees are friendly and very efficient, I would say that they make the all the difference. The food is unbelievable good! Once I asked for a recommendation...More

Thank Andre O
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Came for lunch and really enjoyed it. The place was packed for Friday lunch. We waited in a queue and were seated fairly quickly at the bar near the barista and with a good view into the busy open kitchen. I had a smoked salmon...More

Thank SuzeeQ60
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Had brunch here Saturday with friends, 4 superb meals, my chef special smashed avo dukkah, perfectly poached eggs and bacon was amazing. My partner had he grilled halloumi. Very nice coffee and a really great, light atmosphere. Definitely worth the short wait

Thank Brent81
Reviewed March 16, 2018

A repeat visit to introduce my husband to this great eatery. We passed our usual haunts to get to Prefab. It was worth the walk! Smiling welcome, a comfortable chair at a table for four, with enough space from the next tables to allow private...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed March 13, 2018

I've been here a few times and although they are always busy, the service is always quick and attentive and the food is consistently good. Today we arrived too late for breakfast but the kitchen very nicely agreed to make us eggs Benedict even though...More

Thank Jennifer B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Jessie Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-385 2263
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