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Midnight Espresso Bar

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178 Cuba Street, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“nachos” (19 reviews)
“cakes” (11 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
178 Cuba Street, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My family love midnight espresso a load of vegan and vegetarian options. Unfortunately the last couple of times we have been the wait for the kitchen food has been very long. The counter food is always good and love the mix of people. Sadly we...More

Thank limelight24
Reviewed 3 days ago

Midnight Expresso Cafe, Cuba Street, Wellington, New Zealand A good friend from London was in town – Kiwi, home on holiday – and we’d arranged to meet him for a coffee; we figured that the terminal for the inter-island ferry would have been logical given...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place I went for a chocolate thick shake and sat by the PAC man game table. When they brought out the drinks I was so happy that they are using metal straws. Good on them #savetheenvironment

Thank liv_monkman
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

And the vegan chocolate cake is the best, ever! I had tofu curry with pumpkin, spinach, almonds, rice. It was delicious and satisfying! Just the right amount of spicy. The portion was so big, I took half home.

Thank maggiemuth
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

I am a born and raised Wellingtonian and Midnight has been around for over 20yrs and is a Wellington iconic cafe. Not much has changed, including the rude service. I avoid at all costs unless someone wants to go there. Rude snooty service is to...More

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

8$NZ for a "thickshave" that was nothing more than milk with vanilla powder. Absolutely disgusting! The chocolate one was a little bit better but still not worth any money.

Thank Anasthasia240696
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Decided to take my friend here for pancake day. Did not disappoint. I’d been here before for a coffee and a slice as I watched the world go by. It was super delish and friendly so I thought I’d support the vibes and head back....More

Thank Abigail J
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Coffee was good, loads of variety from comfort food to some salads and healthier options - great for vegans and veggos <3

Thank JTMckenzieNZ
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We are here for breakfast, the staff were nice and friendly, and the restaurant was nice - all good here! I had the vegan midnight option, found the chickpea and veggie patty to be a bit too oily and maybe a little overcooked - so...More

Thank NZJonoNZ
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Been here a few times for coffee and juices.. they do pretty naughty food but also tasty! Plenty of cabinet food!

Thank Charlotte M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 AM
7:30 AM - 3:00 AM
7:30 AM - 3:00 AM
7:30 AM - 3:00 AM
7:30 AM - 3:00 AM
7:30 AM - 3:00 AM
8:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 Cuba Street, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: 384-7014
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