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The Batch Cafe

173 Spey Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
+64 3-214 6357
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (40 reviews)
“cheese scones” (12 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (18 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
173 Spey Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
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Reviewed December 25, 2016

Went here for lunch on a busy Saturday afternoon. Atmosphere is nice. Tried the John Dory Buttie - beautiful! It was the freshest piece of fish I've ever had. Staff were friendly. Not exactly on the main street but still good for the occasional people-watch....More

Thank nomsdeguerre
Reviewed December 24, 2016

This cafe would be the cafe to go to if it was in Auckland! The cheese and bacon scone was the best ever. Tea was very good. The muffin was yummy. I would go there every day if lived there

Thank Edward J
Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

My mother and I visited The Batch as she had heard many good things. It is hard to find a seat and throughout the hour we were there it was constantly busy, even being 2pm on a Wednesday there was a strong crowd. But it's...More

Thank Chris K
Reviewed December 20, 2016

Sooooo many times we have heard about The Batch and how great it is. Finally we use an opportunity to try it out. What a vibe when we walk in the door. What a fine display of prestigious awards. What a worry whether we will...More

1  Thank LilPikit
Reviewed December 20, 2016

Great food, reasonably priced, excellent service. Large choice of food, gorgeous surroundings. Always busy, which is a great sign. Be prepared to share a large table if necessary. A favourite in Invercargill.

Thank narenel
Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

Searched for a coffee shop in Invercargill and came across this one on TripAdvisor. Totally lived up to expectations. Coffee and cinnamon scrolls all round with hot chocolate for the little fellow.

Thank cbelly
Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

Can always rely on quality coffee and some creative and tasty food options. Service is always friendly and prompt. You are the customer!

Thank ElvisInvercargill
Reviewed December 13, 2016

The café has a nice adorable decor, very friendly staff and a great selection of hot drinks. Their Hot Chocolate with gooey marshmallows is particularly recommended.

Thank Pixxidix
Reviewed December 9, 2016

I go to the batch quite often, it services amazing food and amazing service. The portions a more than enough. fresh baking daily is delish. staff are there is help and make you feel comfortable

Thank Joanne C
Reviewed December 9, 2016

Went to this cafe twice and each time it was pumping. Everyone loves this place! We had lunch over our two day stay. My favourite was the hot crunchy sandwich with pesto and gorgeous melted brie through it. Was yum! I loved the assortment of...More

Thank Denise528
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Alexandra C
do they have free wifi and almond milk
June 22, 2016|
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Response from sweetjamm | Reviewed this property |
Almond milk yes. Not sure about the wifi sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 173 Spey Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Invercargill
  • Phone Number: +64 3-214 6357
  • E-mail
Merry Merry Xmas, thank you for your interest in the Batch Cafe, we make the decision to close over the Xmas New Year period to let everyone in our team enjoy Family time. This is not an easy decision to make and we are sorry for the inconvenience it may cause some, but we will be back rejuvenated and excited to welcome everyone again January 4th 2017 from 8am. Merry Xmas and Happy New Year from us
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