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Ambrosia Deli & Cafe

63 Ridgway Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
+64 6-348 5524
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good40%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“salad” (5 reviews)
“great coffee” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, European, Delicatessen, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
63 Ridgway Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

At the end of an2 week holiday in the north, on the way to the ferry we stayed the night in Whanganui. Next morning a coffee and snack before setting off , we were recommended the Ambrosia, it was outstanding . REALLY good coffee, great...More

Thank Ngaire B
Reviewed 2 February 2018

In the lower part of the main shopping area and a few steps off Victoria Avenue, this is the place for those special delicacies and for creating a picnic lunch.

Thank Peter H
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

I popped in for a coffee recently - their coffee is always excellent, and the salad I had with a cold lamb cutlet was very nice as well. I often forget they have a courtyard out back, but on this hot day it was the...More

Thank nin132
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This was not my first visit to Ambrosia. Not even my second but whenever I go it is always good. We were there at the back end of Friday afternoon but were warmly welcomed by the duty waiting staff. What struck me was the good...More

Thank Erasmus16
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Super cool range of food products in store, gluten free available too. And theee best hot chocs! Definitely recommend!

Thank Tessmrhj
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Lots of choice here if you are here for a meal but also lots of wonderful temptations in a really creative Deli...European and Kiwi specialities. Worth a browse. Also a bonua=s is that they have veggie options in the delhi case if you get there...More

Thank Artisteyes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This is my go to place for specialty oils, pizza ingredients, pasta - whenever I feel like a foodie treat or a great coffee

Thank Lesley W
Reviewed 15 March 2017

It's got a very wide selection of handmade small-goods and tasty food. Staff are friendly and they made a meal up for me even though the kitchen had just closed (was a good meal to, didn't take any prep shortcuts). I liked the atmosphere and...More

1  Thank Graham S
Reviewed 28 February 2017

I rushed into the Deli last Friday and got some salads & Pizza slices which we ate on our way home to New Plymouth absolutely to die for shall be back when we next visit Whanganui.

2  Thank Rosemarie T
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

What's not to like about this innovative local collective-come-cafe/deli with great food and produce? Some suggestions to staff, especially older woman at counter: smile and greet people, especially tourists .. we may come back; acknowledge long wait for service; speak more to customers than other...More

2  Thank HelenJG786
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Ridgway Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Whanganui
  • Phone Number: +64 6-348 5524
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Cafe with inside and outside seating. Big selection of deli foods, salads, sweets in cabinets, plus blackboard menus.
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