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Red Eye Cafe

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96 Guyton Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
+64 6-345 5646
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
13 Apr 2017
“Obviously a winner with Locals too.”
20 Jul 2017
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Cafe, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
96 Guyton Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Everything from the staff to the food and especially the coffee was awesome. Prices are reasonable, place is clean and tidy. Definitely will be visiting again.

2  Thank Grant5050
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Coffee was good! I had poached eggs with bacon and hash brown, the hash brown was burnt on one side , the bread used for toast was the thin sandwich bread that was not toasted and not enjoyable at all eggs were cooked well, No...More

Thank 910sdg
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The first café I went to at 6.30am did not serve a cooked meal so drove further up town to find Red Eye Café sandwich board out on the footpath and the lights on. Arriving at the café there were numerous customers inside and upon...More

1  Thank Max_O6363
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Always welcoming tempting food . If you are a regular they know your name and order. Tourist are helped with choices. Coffee is excellent.

1  Thank MikiWhanganui
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Every time I get a coffee from this cafe, I take one sip and feel happiness. Flavour is rich and has depth. Coffee beans are very fresh and the machine is obviously well maintained. Thanks for making my day

1  Thank blondy120
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

It was a small flat white and I was tasting it for 20kms drive. And time and distance did not make it any better than average. Maybe it was a small single shot but the milk flavour killed the coffee flavour and smell. Which is...More

Thank jembury
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Whenever I visit Wanganui, I always relish picking up a flat white from this great little cafe. The cafe staff are bright and friendly. There is a small range of cabinet food including muffins, slices, savouries in addition to a menu for cooked dishes. However,...More

1  Thank Marque01
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

Have had breakfast here about 4 times, food and service is satisfactory. Only complaint is having asked if there was a dominion to read and been told it hadn't arrived yet it was suddenly available when a regular patron arrived. Benefit of doubt first and...More

1  Thank D B
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Brilliant musical retro décor with vinyl record covers adorning the walls and a focus on the 80s! Great coffee, delicious slices and will modify the menu a bit for difficult customers (like me!). They also have free wifi, just ask for the password when you...More

Thank marianne a
Reviewed 9 October 2014

Had a quick stop over at the Red Eye as I was waiting for an appointment across the road. I ordered a coffee and bacon sandwich to kick start the day. The coffee was really good and the bacon sammie was one of the best....More

Thank Rick_and_Hori
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Restaurant Details

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Cafe, New Zealand
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Guyton Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Whanganui
  • Phone Number: +64 6-345 5646
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