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Capers Cafe Restaurant

412 George St. North opposite knox church, Dunedin, New Zealand
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (38 reviews)
“hash browns” (13 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 14:30All hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
412 George St. North opposite knox church, Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

Had breakfast here one day on our honeymoon. Sat by the window, watched people walk by, and enjoyed a delicious latte while enjoying the view of the church. Had the corn/pepper omelet, hash, bacon, and eggs with hollandaise sauce. Everything was quite tasty. Would love...More

Thank M C
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We took our boys to this as the love pancakes. Coffee was great and food even better. We ended up sharing 2 full meals for the 4 of us and it was just the right amount.

Thank Kym D
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Came here with 2 friends and got the nachos as i wasnt feeling like breakfast food, they were awful for the price.. didnt have cheese, just basically what i would make at home but worse with some paprika gunk on the top. Really hard to...More

1  Thank sarahcook889
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Coffee was good. Sadly, I have to stop there. My daughter ordered eggs benedict with salmon and received something with cooked fish. I tasted it as well and it tasted nothing like salmon, even overly cooked. We couldn't get the waiter's attention so I took...More

Thank J T
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Very busy place today. Not too long wait for food. Coffee can be better. Food nice tasting and breakfast is good with the beans.

Thank TinVet
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Capers Café was recommended by a waitress and also our hotel host. This was a casual café located on George Street. We tried the Grilled Salmon and also sausage w/ pancake. Both were quite good and delicious. The pancake was soft and not too doughy...More

Thank Tobbie888
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch with a friend, wouldn't go again, soggy zucchini fritters, and salmon not fresh, very disappointed.

Thank Karen K
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Pancakes and French toast we had looked fabulous and tasted as good as they looked! Highly recommended, best breakfast in Dunedin.

Thank Joules114
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We went there after going to the "Perc Café" when we had waited during 45min for your meal and we had not gotten it... This place is well known for their pancakes so I took a sweet hold with pear and mapple syrup and my...More

Thank Vero O
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Capers have the best pancakes I have ever had!! The meals are so big we couldn't even finish the half pancakes! The service is always friendly and welcoming. Best of all they never mess up the coffee!! 💕💕

Thank GuruGoss
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22 December 2016|
Response from PoppyHenderson | Reviewed this property |
Capers is predominantly a café, so they're better for brunch eggs, pancakes or coffee. However, they do a great smoked salmon and zucchini/pepper fritters dish with hollandaise - really delicious. If you want great seafood... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 412 George St. North opposite knox church, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: 03-477-7769
  • E-mail
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