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Cafe Medici

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Cafe, International, European, Contemporary, New Zealand, Gluten Free
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9 Kitchener St, Martinborough 5954, New Zealand
6463069965
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8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Wellington, New Zealand
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362 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a busy place where many people head for Sunday brunch. We enjoyed fresh food and great service. The coffee was good.

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Thank A P
Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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68 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everytime I come to Martinborough, i drop by Medici for breakfast or lunch or even dinner. Lunch and breakfast are less busy but dinner times are very busy. So make reservations or come at 6 to get a table. Everything on their menu that i have tried, are so far delicious. But my favorite for bunch is the spanish eggs.... More 

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Thank IreneandSoli
Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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98 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Medici has been our choice for brunch in Martinborough Greytown for years. Good food and good service. We occasionally try elsewhere but inevitably come back. I usually have eggs bene but this time had the Spanish Omelet which might now be my pick.

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Thank Michael_Kiwi
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My group of four got there 10 minutes before the opening time for dinner but one of the employees saw us and let us in early. She was super friendly and quick getting our drinks and food order. The owner was also great and attentive even though it was a busy Saturday night. Tip: order the rib-eye steak, you'll love... More 

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Thank Jennifer P
Palmerston North
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on the weekend with friends. Café extremely busy but we were able to order at the counter and sit outside, plenty of room. Delicious cheese scones and great coffee in outside courtyard. Prompt and pleasant service.

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Thank Brigid F
Auckland, New Zealand
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely Sunday lunch. Very busy but was great friendly service and food/beverages arrived promptly. May pay to book on a Sunday afternoon as we got the last table and people seemed to sit and chat after eating. My husband commented his slow cooked lamb was the best ever!

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Wanaka, Otago, New Zealand
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dined at Medici on a recommendation. We were warmly greeted and the service was good. I ordered the green curry which although having plenty of flavour, the menu stated that it had mussels, prawns and fish in it but unfortunately I did not get any mussels and only 1 prawn. There was an okay amount of fish but not enough... More 

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Thank qwanaka
Martinborough, New Zealand
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always a good friendly place. It's a bit cold in winter. Open plan not romantic dining. Food good and they have music and workshops. Menu changes on regular basis. Good place for locals. The food hasn't had that WOW factor yet but not far off.

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Thank RVTravelLifestyle
Martinborough, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with husband last Friday (24 June 2016) for lunch. Hubby had the Seafood Chowder and said that it was the best Seafood Chowder he had ever had. He has had a few and is quite fussy. Lots of lovely chunky sea food with a delicious flavoured base. I had the Crispy Pork Belly with Asian Slaw which was amazing.... More 

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Thank 900pams
Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent club sandwich, enjoy it every time I go there.nice combination of tastes. Friendly staff attentive and professional.the atmosphere was great alot of people in there that day.

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Thank yojoa

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $22
Cuisine
Cafe, International, European, Contemporary, New Zealand, Gluten Free
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Kitchener St, Martinborough 5954, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wairarapa  >  Martinborough
  • Phone Number: 6463069965
Description
Semi formal Bistro café ala carte menu, Children menú available with a daily chef special

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?