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Chaos Cafe Restaurant

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$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
36 Brougham Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-759 8080
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“muesli” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
36 Brougham Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is one of NP's best cafes, and it has a great range of menu and cabinet food. Eclectic art hangs from the ceiling, and there's a fabulous painting that takes up most of one wall, that captures your attention. Great coffee, and limited seating...More

Thank Rick M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Chaos Cafe at about 11am. It was unusually quiet for such a high regarded cafe. Food was very nice. They did muck up our order and forgot a coffee but it wasn't a drama at all. Tremendous seating and a staff member...More

Thank monkeymixer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had breakfast at Chaos during a short trip to New Plymouth and were extremely impressed! I had muesli, yoghurt and fruit and my daughter had porridge made with cream with fruit...both breakfasts were delicious. Beautifully presented, excellent value and totally delicious! The coffee was...More

Thank RobynR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every time I am in New Plymouth I make sure I stop in at Chaos. Their food is always amazing, even the mince on toast is made to feel like a deluxe meal. The café has amazing decoration inside and I always find the staff...More

Thank kaylahow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this funky place, good strong coffee, and the smashed avo so yummy. Fresh, delicious food, and brillant staff.

Thank Andysafrica11
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A cool old building in the centre of town. the coeffee and service were great also. A great place to sit and wathc the world go by.

Thank timtT6478JH
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

In New Plymouth for the weekend, breakfast was so good on Saturday morning we came back on Sunday. Huge choice, everything looks delicious, staff are friendly and the service is quick. Nice coffee too.

Thank carlhnz
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Had brunch with friends at this place and was not disappointed. Nice vibe, good coffee and great Macadamian Florentine!

Thank WellieAnnie
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Us and friends took our kids in for brunch on a Sunday, great options available for us and them and good location in town easy to walk to from Pukekura Park. Food was fresh, service was quick

Thank natashacubis
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The reviews were enough to tempt me but one look at the cabinet confirmed my decision to lunch at chaos. I don't recall ever seeing a cabinet with such variety and so many unusual and tempting treats. The cabinet is simply heaving, mostly with savoury...More

Thank Linda K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Brougham Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-759 8080
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