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Ironic Cafe and Bar

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$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
9 Anzac Avenue, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-477 9988
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (60 reviews)
“pork hock” (9 reviews)
“scones” (30 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Cafe, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Anzac Avenue, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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Reviewed today via mobile

On a recent trip to visit my parents who live in Dunedin, my mum and I visited Ironic Cafe. I had visited the one in Toitu before, but had not been to this one. Due to something dropping from a plant, my mum ended up...More

Thank Mary_Gstar
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Selected this place based on Trip Advisor reviews. We were not disappointed! Had wonderful food and very friendly helpful service. Vegan diet catered for - delicious soup and a yummy orange cake with poached fruit and coconut ice cream. Mmmmm... Flesh eaters all enjoyed their...More

Thank Kathryn C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice coffee and cakes in a sunny spot where you can chill whilst the kids explore Toitu. Nice gift shop in the muse too.

Thank Fiona T
Reviewed 2 days ago

We booked an early meal last Saturday night. We expected a pretty ordinary meal, however that was not to be the case The shared entree and the mains were absolutely excellent. My wife and I shared our meals so we could taste some of each....More

Thank Ray-and-Jackie
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great service from young staff, good food excellent coffee, nice range of cakes, good menu recommendations the soup

Thank Rodney Y
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very good food, sexy staff, and the food came very quickly. Highly recommend, and would come again!!

Thank Thirza S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I got the salmon bagel and it was Devine! The dill mixed into the cream cheese was a great touch. It probably didn’t need the scrambled eggs, but I just ate around them.

Thank Patatas7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were immediately made to feel welcome. The service was friendly, efficient and the meal arrived very promptly. The food was beautifully presented, delicious and of excellent quality. Their Evoke coffee is memorably great. A perfect dining experience! Thank you, Steve, Sue and your excellent...More

Thank Lynn t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good efficient pleasant staff not hassled by a busy crowd of customers. You can eat indoors in a spacious setting or outdoors in non cramped setting. Close to the Railway Station n city centre. Enjoy

Thank tradefish203
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just dropped in for coffee and a bite to eat. I innocently chose a vegetable scone and discovered that these are truly the nicest scones I've eaten for many many years. Not equalled since the long defunct java cafe in Christchurch. Once youve tried them...More

Thank Alison B
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Linda W
5 February 2018|
Response from molsters | Property representative |
I am sorry we are shut today but our other cafe At touitu settlers museum is open 10-5 thanks sue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Anzac Avenue, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-477 9988
**WINNER NZ CAFE OF THE YEAR 2014/2015** OUR FOOD IS FRESH, MODERN AND INNOVATIVE. We source most of our ingredients locally and also use our neighbours at the Otago Farmers Market, Evansdale Cheese, Cairnmuir Central Otago olive oil & fresh fruit & vegetables throughout our changing seasons.
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