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Espress Yourself

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Breakfast, Lunch
Cafe, New Zealand

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Breakfast, Lunch
Cafe, New Zealand
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Very nice venue & prompt service but the food left a lot to be desired. Coffee was good but not outstanding. My broccoli bacon & walnut filo could have been niice if it hadn't been loaded with bland thick white sauce & the walnuts would...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank lesleyk72
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

I tried this bakery for the first time and I'd never go back. I got 4 take away muffins at a cost of $20 which I felt was excessive, however, i wanted a Sunday treat for my guests but no one could eat their muffins...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Fiona O
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Had brunch here today and the place was packed with locals and visitors too. Service was friendly and efficient. The food was nicely presented and tasty. I was rather disappointed that free range eggs and pork were not available, especially as Cressy Farm, a local...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank april f
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Excellent food, excellent service, nice atmosphere. We were advised of possible delay with coffee but it arrived in good time and it was hot which was nice

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank sheldon328
Reviewed 15 May 2016

On the main road of Darfield we came across this cute old weatherboard house that had been converted into a café / shop. It has a comfortable homely feel to it, so we stopped for a late lunch and had their pasta special - lasagne....More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Iris0219
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Our third time here within last 12 months. But first time we have had our dog Ella with us. Staff were super helpful in making sure dog had water and making it easy for us. But getting back to the cafe - we had The...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank ellatravelsnz
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

This place is amazing, I love that the new owner has made some incredible changes to what was a poorly cafe. Everything is now made on site and is sourced as locally as possible, organic eggs, manuka smoked bacon on house bread yum!!! The staff...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank GreenieG88
Reviewed 16 May 2015

It took 20 minutes to get a takeaway coffee and hot chocolate, if we'd been told there was a wait we wouldn't have waited but nothing was said and no apology given. We also had a cheese scroll and a choc brownie. The scroll was...More

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank ricky1981
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Just been taken over. Food not really priced for lunch and menu needs to be looked at! Had the burger which is over priced compared to the local pub, no chips and no salad!

Date of visit: May 2015
1  Thank Haggis19
Reviewed 18 March 2015

The cafe Espress Yourself, is situated in Darfield, a rural town in Canterbury. On route to the West Coast and the ski areas, its a great place to sit and enjoy good food in a rustic rural cafe. In the winter the fire draws you...More

Date of visit: February 2015
Thank pandl2015
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