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CUISINES
Cafe, New Zealand
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
FEATURES
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Dog Friendly, Family style, Non-smoking restaurants, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 9 October 2023 via mobile

Nicols is always busy which is a good sign as they do have great coffee and lovely food however during lunch time rush things could be managed better to avoid the long standing in lines. You shouldn’t have to wait 20 mins in a line...to be served. People behind us were walking out. One lady complaining she was on her lunch break and didn’t have time just to wait in a line before walking out. The poor lady serving at the counter was taking orders, money and getting food from the cabinet. Surely it would streamline things if there was someone else getting the food out of the cabinet and giving to customers. Once food was ordered it arrived very quickly and of course never lets you down.More

Date of visit: October 2023
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Reviewed 22 February 2023

Its a good place for breakfast. Went with friends and we all enjoyed what was available. Very pleasant staff and nice surroundings

Date of visit: February 2023
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Reviewed 7 August 2022 via mobile

Decided to visit as it looked great from the outside. We came here to get a coffee and something to eat and we weren't disappointed. Everything was hot and fresh and arrived really quickly considering the amount of customers they had on the day.will come...back again. Thanks.More

Date of visit: August 2022
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Reviewed 2 July 2022 via mobile

Invercargill trip. Friendly staff. Clean and is been cleaned after table is empty Good coffee. Did not wait long for food. Tasteful. Not oily. Good prices.

Date of visit: July 2022
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Reviewed 23 October 2021 via mobile

Excellent presentation of food. Quality very high. Super friendly staff, was our 1st time here and will surely pop in again on future visits to Invercargill

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 22 August 2020

Cool building. Quick service. Not amazing coffee. Bought a banana milkshake that was in a very small glass compared to the takeaway milkshake cup. It tasted delicious but was so filled with air that there was barely anything to it and felt like I got...about $1 worth of milkshake.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 31 July 2020

It was busy but we were served in good time, 2 of us had seafood chowder and 1 had blue cod and salad. It was served in good time, well presented and really delishous. The chowder was too much for my friend and she was...give the left amount in a tub to take home. The service was great It was warm and comfortable there and busy I would certainly recomend for anyone to eat there.More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 14 July 2019

The food is always delicious and there is a nice variety to choose from. Will certainly be going back.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 26 February 2019

Good overall experience. Good slices to go with our coffee. Friendly and efficient staff both in cafe and the garden centre. Garden centre great for a browse, even if you're not a gardener. Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Stopped for a coffee but decided just to grab a cake and run after staff being abrupt telling us to hurry up we close in 5 minutes

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here! Portions are big, but the taste and quality is not compromised. You will not be disappointed with their coffee either! Good selection of meals from the kitchen as well as pre-made goodies in the display cabinets. Also go for a...walk afterwards through the nursery to complete your visit here.More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Lovely food and good coffee. A warm welcome and especially impressed with the gluten free options in baking. Well done.

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Food is very yummy with old fashion slices.The only thing I would say they could serve your coffees to table.

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

A lovely Cafe in an 'olde-world' ambience. Comprehensive menu with good coffee and a variety of teas.... good for Breakfast and afternoon tea. Restful, good service, with attractive "garden-centre" shopping next door.

Date of visit: November 2017
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Enjoyed the best club sandwich ever from the cabinet. Went back the next day for a sit down meal and had a chicken burger with wedges, it was great. Service was quick and friendly.

Date of visit: October 2017
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