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Focal Point Cinema and Cafe

$$ - $$$, , Cafe
14-16 Salisbury Street, Levin 5510, New Zealand
+64 6-366 0330
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (13 reviews)
“fish chips” (2 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Contemporary, New Zealand, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14-16 Salisbury Street, Levin 5510, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Have eaten here before and service and food was fine, but waited 5 minutes the other day while the young ones all talked out the back, so we walked out.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jayne P
CRW15, Manager at Focal Point Cinema and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Jayne, thanks for your feedback. I am disappointed to hear this. I have spoken with all the staff and guarantee that next time you come in your experience will be better. Hope to see you back soon - Chloe

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Love the food at the same time you can watch your favourite movie with your partner. You can also bring your food order in one of the cinemas.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ofelia W
CRW15, Manager at Focal Point Cinema and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks Ofelia!

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Only been there for coffee and cake. Excellent iced choc and mocha-the best for sure. Great food election esp cakes. Ordered food in a movie once but no full service like at Gold Class. Coffee good but not great. service was quick.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 480lou
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Had a meal recently and we were a little hesitant due to our previous experience. We had a seafood chowder and prawns which we both enjoyed. We both had burgers - Angus for him and crispy chicken and avocado for me. The buns weren’t toasted...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kiwiintheus
CRW15, Manager at Focal Point Cinema and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Hey Kiwiintheus, thanks for your feedback! Glad to hear you've had a better experience here this time. Hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Went to see Sicario 2 earlier and then this month the Mile 22, the cinema is really nice but a bit small. They have speakers under your seat so when things “crashed” you can feel the vibration! Overall experience is great, however on both visits,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MaximilianDinozzo
Reviewed 17 September 2018

The food was good although the service was random. One of the party had finished his meal before the other two meals arrived. The staff were friendly, and apologetic about the delay, but it did seem a long wait for a toasted sandwich. Coffee was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank pormick
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Was so nice to enjoy your fresh fish and chip meal also the fact i could watch a movie and enjoyed it all together, an advantage for me too was that my children could sit still whilst we watched our movie because they were tucking...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sativajanek
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We went here for a family brunch. Ordered nachos , wedges and Mini pizza to share. Service was great. Food came out within a quick timeframe and was hot and Fresh. The portions were a great size , couldn’t finish it all. Will be back...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Tammy B
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Went or the two soup, bread and coffee deal this week - it was excellent. Hope focal point continue with these deals. The place was humming and we didnt have to wait too long.Plenty o staff which sometimes in the past have been lacking, keep...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank minnie20315
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Service very slow. Meal was not that nice. Too much rocket. No other lettuce. Meat was tough. The second time we have felt ignores. Nathan guy was there. He got served before us. He arrived a lot later than us. We have had the same...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MargaretS2933
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Contemporary, New Zealand, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14-16 Salisbury Street, Levin 5510, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Levin
  • Phone Number: +64 6-366 0330
Focal Point Cinema is Levin's very own award winning boutique movie theatre complete with fully licenced coffee and wine bar open 7 days from 8:00am. Focal Point brings together high quality, modern cinema entertainment, a plush 1920's décor, fantastic comfort, and a warm friendly atmosphere. Focal Point also has a fantastic coffee and wine bar which offers café dining, great coffee (Allpress) and a range of premium wines and beers. A delicious range of food is available throughout the day, plus we offer a range of tasty platters that can be shared amongst friends as you relax with a drink of your choice. Focal Point Cinema is available for group functions, private bookings, conference groups, and children's birthday parties. A tasty buffet roast dinner or light finger food can be offered for group bookings. Out-catering services are also available.
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