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Ground Floor Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe, , European
47 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-343 0048
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (20 reviews)
“focaccia” (12 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, European, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
47 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed August 29, 2016

I met a friend her on Saturday and we both came away very satisfied after being so well looked after. This is certainly very popular with people constantly coming through the door. We chatted for about 3 hours - coffee, meal, sweets, coffee - and...More

Thank Cathy A
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

The food was amazing! GFC Focaccia was so yummy! The coffee and instant service was fantastic and all needs were catered for! Wonderful place to go for an enjoyable Sunday brunch!

Thank 688cassyv
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

The eggs benedict are absolutely beautiful! Staff are friendly, well presented and really helpful. The coffee was served in a cute blue cup and was perfectly hot! Will definitely be back.

Thank Stacey G
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We dropped for an excellent lunch. Food was awesome especially the chilli and lime hollandaise sauce on the eggs benedict.

Thank Graeme M
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here on several occassions and always go back to the pancakes. They have always been cooked to perfection, although over time they have gotten smaller. I have never had a bad coffee and the service is always excellent with smiling and friendly...More

Thank mofreeman1
Reviewed July 31, 2016

A quick catch up with friends from out of town. As always GFC did not disappoint. Friendly attentive staff meant that food was served quickly and we got our much needed coffee straight away

Thank Unicorn66_99
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Popped in for a quick coffee while waiting for an appointment. Resisted the lovely - looking food but enjoyed an excellent flat white and a read of my exciting book in a pleasant and warm environment with the morning sun streaming in.

Thank samandhenry
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

We just love this cafe and always stop here for breakfast when in town. Service and food are excellent. Thoroughly recommend.

Thank Nsandyb6
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Decided to give Ground Floor cafe a try not yet knowing Christchurch cafes too well and looking for a good breakfast on a sunny, cool and beautiful Canterbury morning. The decor is a talking point, the owners and staff are friendly and the service efficient....More

Thank MaxxSC
Reviewed June 15, 2016

The breakfast are good but a bit spicy for mornings, it seemed like processed foods rather than fresh are being used such as the sauces. Service was good, the staff need to be tidy in there appearance, they all looked liked they had jumped straight...More

Thank DiscovertheChathams
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-343 0048
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