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Sola Cafe

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720 Pollen Street, Thames 3500, New Zealand
+64 7-868 8781
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, European, Delicatessen, Healthy, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
720 Pollen Street, Thames 3500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit this lovely cafe frequently. It has a great atmosphere and good vibes. They serve clean,organic and freshly made tasty vegetarian food. Nice,friendly people work there. Lovely place all around.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always good for a takeout coffee while I walk my dog! Also good for a coffee and muffin while at Thames Saturday Market

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Very full, but found a seat, great range food, from shortbread to full meal, staff really pleasant and helpful and prices reasonable

Thank Norm S
Reviewed 26 January 2018

My meal was very delicious and it was healthy the staff were very friendly and helpful and my whole family loved it especially th coffees.

Thank Teeana K
Reviewed 18 January 2018

I visit Thames from time to time, and was at the Saturday morning market recently. Popped into Sola for a snack, first imprecations - didn't get me to exited, It wasn't until I started looking at the food, that things got interesting, just a great...More

Thank thatcarguy
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

We called in for a cuppa and a piece of slice. They had a good range of teas and everything was great. We were surprised to find that they closed up quite early (4pm) when it was holiday season and there were a lot of...More

1  Thank mfiddynz
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Had a great coffee with my family in a beautiful summer afternoon. Reasonable prices and vegan options available. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Kate W
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Popped in here for a coffee whilst walking around the Thames Markets. Quant little cafe. Good selection of foods. Coffee was good too. Right in amongst the markets. Toilets available.

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Very laid-back and friendly staff in prettily decorated cafe. Slightly out of the centre but worth the very short walk.

1  Thank Yvonne O
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Cool vibe here! Went for the mushroom soup. Wonderful flavor and texture! Just perfect on a rainy day. Lots of options to choose from and superb coffee

1  Thank cafegeoff
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 720 Pollen Street, Thames 3500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Thames
  • Phone Number: +64 7-868 8781
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Only Vegetarian Cafe in Thames, Gateway to the Coromandel. We are located on Pollen Street, Grahamstown, northern end of Thames. Also offering Vegan, Gluten Free and Dairy free options.
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