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320 Tinakori Road | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-939 8113
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“tofu” (6 reviews)
“pancakes” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Japanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
320 Tinakori Road | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed July 4, 2018

Good to pop into for a coffee and read of the paper. Their brew is consistent and staff are always courteous.

Thank Jo k
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Leafee is a cute little cafe with friendly service, wholesome food and very reasonable prices. Instagram: tasteandexplore

Thank Anikag00
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Leafee continues to deliver great Japanese food in the evenings. Fresh and delicious with superb service.

1  Thank Katrina D
Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

Wow! This cute little place is more than meets the eye. A well thought out menu which was appealing and superbly delicious. The green tea soba noodle salad was amazing with a great balance in flavours. Thank you for making my weekend. Do not overlook...More

1  Thank renpnz
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visit here often. It’s a no frills experience with reasonably priced food. Location is good however parking can be a hassle on Tinakori Rd. Coffee can be hit and miss at times and isn’t strong enough for my taste buds. Not...More

Thank Simon H
Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a real treat, the food is fantastic and the service kind and attentive. Small and understated, don’t be fooled - best meal this NZ holiday by far!

3  Thank forsythb
Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

Get in early for the fresh & totally delicious custard pastries which are some of the best I've ever had! Yum!!!

Thank Cyberspiel
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Leafee is one of those fabulous little places which double as a delightful cafe in the daytime but from Thursday to a Saturday, morphs into an excellent Japanese restaurant. The menu is interesting and there are additional blackboard specials including vegetarian options. Great food, great...More

2  Thank Nancy S
Reviewed October 8, 2017

We found this little gem quite by accident, looking for a place to have breakfast. Parked a bit down the road and went for a wonder looking at different options. We chose Leafee because they had a sign stating they bake all their bread themselves....More

Thank Gertje P
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

dropped in for lunch and there was excellent fresh pastries and a delicious tofu gluten fee pancake on offer. This was a real find so don't tell or it will be booked out!

1  Thank Graeme M
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 Tinakori Road | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-939 8113
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