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Neo Cafe & Eatery

$$ - $$$Cafe, ,
132 Willis Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-385 9553
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (21 reviews)
“pancakes” (18 reviews)
“cured salmon” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
132 Willis Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

Ate breakfast or brunch here frequently during three-week stay. Excellent food, friendly staff. Big, fresh, flakey croissants. Refillable cup of coffee.

Thank jamesfH6548HX
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Fast coffee service even with a full customer load in the dining room. Plenty of space to sit indoors and out, with some very cool decor. Oh, and the coffee was top notch too!

Thank nichohnn
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Service and quality of the food was just a great start of the day. Flexible to accommodate vegetarians.

Thank Mariann T
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Fav cafe handy to accommodation, great selection for breakfast. Staff were attentive and provided a kids menu with colouring activities while we waited. Coffee was average but meals were very good, loved the pancakes with almonds

Thank Wendy J
Reviewed 7 January 2018

I think Neo is one of Welly's best breakfast spots. Everything that we saw come out of the kitchen, was a beautifully prepared plate of appetizing ingredients. I recommend the veggie brekkie or avo on 5 grain toast (w/ poached egg). The eggs Benedict was...More

Thank HaljoHal
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Came to Neo Cafe having read really good reviews and we were not disappointed. Ordered eggs benedict with bacon and it was delicious. The staff were friendly and we had a lovey leisurely breakfast!

Thank Adc251
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

The staff went above and beyond to serve our kids to their liking, and the food was delicious. They had the kids pancakes and I had a ham and cheese croissant (which was a cut above most others). Hubby had a coffee and he said...More

Thank Claire S
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Just had a delicious breakfast in this place, one of the best so far in New Zealand! This is definitely a place to come when in Wellington! The granola is a must have as well!

Thank LDBC86
Reviewed 15 December 2017

A group of us stopped here for lunch because we were in the neighbourhood and tables were available. Neo has ideas that it is a healthy food restaurant, and it is, but the chips come with either garlic or parmesan embellishment. I had the veggie...More

1  Thank JohnSB3
Reviewed 6 December 2017

What a delightful find in Willis Street, Wellington which I discovered for both breakfast and lunch recently. The polenta toast and perfectly cooked poached eggs are a treat. I also like the atmosphere - it's quite tight for space but it's well used and the...More

Thank Debbie D
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 Willis Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-385 9553
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Neo Cafe & Eatery offers contemporary NZ cafe cuisine celebrating local artisan producers & suppliers and is continually developing exciting offerings for Wellington’s legion of foodies. Our seasonal menu specialises in all day brunch, fresh salads, in-house baking and caters to a range of diets including gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan. Neo has a clean modern aesthetic which offers a relaxed environment to our inner-city clientele. We’d love to seat you at a table so you can enjoy the warmth of our space and the excellent coffee, beverage and food offerings.
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