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Fidel's Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe, , Cuban
234 Cuba Street, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
+64 4-801 6868
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (83 reviews)
“spanish eggs” (22 reviews)
“cubano” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, New Zealand, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
234 Cuba Street, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 747 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Seems like two old buildings smashed together to create one space for dining would be tough but it works and this cafe is always very busy. The food is good and hot drinks are yummy. Dare I say it's getting a little tired and could...More

Thank Aratag
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thoroughly reliable and always busy, one of the top cafes in Wellington, with a high standard of food and coffee, worth the wait to dine here.

Thank DonM850
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Heard so much about Fidel’s so we made it a point to drop in for a bite to eat. Love the vibe and atmosphere as soon as we walked in. Unpretentious, cosy, warm, friendly ... Service is fast . Decent size portion food, my vegan...More

Thank SewChek
Reviewed 1 week ago

Go to Fidels on a regular basis. Always lovely food and service. YOU HAVE TO TRY THE THICKSHAKES! Worth every dollar.

Thank Trail42850633092
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lively busy cafe with a great vibe. The coffee is great, the food for lunch tasty, fresh with lots of choice and the service excellent.

Thank Alipa50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place has personality and is very cool. The food is good but no superb, anyway, a good place to stop by and have a decent lunch. Service is excellent

Thank kiwiwellington1974
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’d heard about Fidels infamous milkshakes so was feeling a little weary & hungry after walking round Wellington most of the day, so called in to try one. Omg, really really good. Served in a stainless steel tall container with stainless steel straw. Icy cold,...More

Thank Phil S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great coffee and service too. Can be very cosy so not good for any tricky work conversations! But works well as a breakfast catch up for a few people.

Thank Emsie_lady
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Restaurant staff would be so much more appreciated if they admitted that something has gone wrong; say with a smile, give a free coffee or something but waiting 50 mins for food (eggs!) after being seated is not good enough. When we asked the waitress...More

Thank Pinocity
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had to wait a short while to get a table but once seated did not wait long for food or drinks very good

Thank debbiejs18
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$17
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 234 Cuba Street, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-801 6868
  • E-mail
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