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Pyramid on Gala

$$ - $$$
Cafe, New Zealand
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108 Gala Street, Invercargill, New Zealand
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service is always excellent and the food varied and fresh. I combine this with a check on the tuataras and a look at the museum displays. The coffee is the best in town in my opinion and either morning/afternoon teas/snacks or lunch is never a disappointment. Their Macaroni Cheese in the winter months is first rate! And a Chocolate... More 

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Thank Lee1210
Launceston, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 2, 2017 via mobile

After touring Southland Museum and Art Gallery we stopped in for coffee which was delicious, as was our date scone with butter. Comfortable atmosphere, light and bright. And friendly staff.

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Thank Penny G
Invercargill, New Zealand
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

This is a great cafe. Its warm and inviting and has delicious food...cheese rolls...soup...cakes and cheesecake to die for.There are excellent toilets close by and the tuatarium and exhibitions are right there.

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016

Have had coffee and snack here a few times. Food is fresh and tasty hot and cold options available. Free wifi available also.

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Thank GayeRobyn
Bellingen, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 24, 2016

This handy cafe is placed just where you need it after completing your circuit of the ground floor of the museum, before attacking the upper levels. Tasty snacks and drinks and good access to the souvenir shop.

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Thank Bjerkana
Riverton, New Zealand
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309 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2016

The cafe was very busy, so service was a little slow but the staff were friendly and the coffee was good - we enjoyed "people watching" while we waited for our drinks!

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Thank Prisonerfan
Lycksele, Sweden
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98 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2016

We tried the brownies and the Belgian Cake. Both were good (but the brownie was better). Coffee was above average and service was friendly.

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Thank DrC3366878
Invercargill, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2015

The Pyramid on Gala is a great little cafe within the Invercargill Museum, so after browsing the exhibits, trying to keep to your feet on the rolling deck or trying to spot the statue-like tuataras, the perfect spot to take a break is the cafe. The food is very tasty, generous helpings, and served by friendly staff. Hubby's panini looked... More 

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Thank Hottees
Invercargill
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2015

The museum cafe is a busy place around lunchtime so is better to visit earlier or after 1 pm. Having said that, I've always found a place for two after 12. Nice food and good service in a spacious area so don't be put off, There is plenty of room because it is the ground floor of a major museum.

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Thank W001
Invercargill, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

The Southland Museum & Art Gallery is already a great place to visit - fantastic coffee and yummy munchies are the perfect compliment for your pyramid experience

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Gala Street, Invercargill, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Invercargill

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?