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The Good Oil Cafe

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314 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-479 9900
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
314 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had Breakfast with my adult son at the Good Oil Cafe, a little pricy but very nice...Very nice Coffee as well.

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything was good, the food delicious but when I got served this cappuccino after I asked for a single shot, with no chocolate on top, I was a bit put off. My boyfriend got served a perfect latte with a nicely made love hearted decoration...More

Thank Ivan L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped into this cafe twice during a recent stay. The cafe is obviously popular as it was packed out during our first visit. But we were promptly served by friendly staff. Our second visit was later the next day and the cafe less busy....More

Thank Deirdre S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for a lunch when recommended by a local customer. Had a lovely chicken and grape salad with an All Press expresso. Would definitely go back next time I'm in Dunedin

Thank Neil D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely the best coffee we’ve had in NZ. The cafe was super busy (and for good reason - the food is excellent). But the staff were still extremely friendly and efficient. One of the waiters actually arranged a table for us even though they were...More

Thank Ben L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Clean, busy cafe with prompt service and great coffee and food. Obviously very popular with locals too.

Thank Rhondda B
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Lunchtime visit for a light lunch and coffee. Chose the breakfast sandwich and a chicken teriyaki wrap. Both were delicious. Service was great, coffee good and food delicious. Recommend it!

Thank iMunros
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Coffee. Breakfast. Always excellent service and food. Great location and food quality always brilliant. Recommend to business and families alike.

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Across the road from my hotel. Great coffee and scrambled eggs with prompt service with an upmarket ambience tho reasonably priced - highly recommend

Thank davidjlazarus
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Excellent service. Fresh juice, coffee and delicious club sandwiches. Service was fast and good coffee. Cabinet food look great and it was busy.

Thank herm5
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 314 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-479 9900
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