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She Universe

79 Main Road | Governors Bay, Lyttelton 8971, New Zealand
+64 3-329 9825
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“truffles” (9 reviews)
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Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
79 Main Road | Governors Bay, Lyttelton 8971, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was great, food was very nice and the view is stunning. Be sure to taste the chocolate before you leave.

Thank Jayden90A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking at the menu it was all the usual suspects. When the food arrived it was quite different. I asked about the unusual but delicious tastes and was told that the chef was from Nepal. The food was great and coffee very good. They tempt...More

Thank Bryan B
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Great food - we had firemans sandwich with chicken and standard fish and chips. We did chocolate tasting while we were waiting (truly delicious) wonderful views funny little water garden. We really enjoyed ourselves.

Thank Dearmans
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Was taken by family member whilst staying in the area for breakfast. Lovely setting and view despite the rain. Food was lovely and staff helpful but we did find it expensive and overall not worth the money.

Thank Sallyv63
Reviewed July 4, 2017

We stopped here for coffee and spent a wonderful hour just admiring the place. Excellent service and wonderful cakes although the coffee could have been warmer. So many quirky bits to look at and you can't help but be amazed at the artistic flare shown...More

Thank reiveratsea
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

As working in hospitality for over 10years myself (chef: 5 years, bartender: 2years, waiter : 3years) , their professionality was unacceptablely weak. Much worse than seasonal worker in a holiday park. You would know if you've been here. I had amazing grace and its the...More

Thank hyben
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

3 of us ate lunch here today. Ambience was good, with soft music and good level of heating on a cold day. 2 of us had the Funky Crunchy salad which was delicious and well priced at $14.50 while the other had the Lite Fish...More

Thank UmJoel
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

So four of us stopped in today for 3 coffees and a hot chocolate. The boys coffees were nice but abit on the cool side the hot chocolate is very strong and bitter. But seriously $35 the service is rubbish and the waitress had to...More

Thank tophat64
Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon She and decided to stop for a coffee, which turned into a full lunch. Amazing food.

Thank Karen A
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Coffee was really good, setting was not as amazing as I was expecting and we ended up driving to summer bay some 30 minutes away, to really appreciate the coastline. Ordered the $45 platter, wish we had pre ordered the high tea though, it looked...More

Thank lisakF595EL
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Main Road | Governors Bay, Lyttelton 8971, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Lyttelton
  • Phone Number: +64 3-329 9825
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