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Columbus Coffee Cafe

99 Quarantine Rd | Mitre 10 MEGA, Nelson, New Zealand
+64 3-547 7002
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good41%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“cakes” (2 reviews)
“cabinet food” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
99 Quarantine Rd | Mitre 10 MEGA, Nelson, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Hubby and I really enjoyed the columbus big breakfast. It was very reasonable in price $19.50 and large portion. I couldn't finish mine. It tasted absaloutely fantastic although would recommend adding a drizzle of something around the plate to take it to a 5 star...More

Thank Gemma R
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Good for Breakfast if you park in your self contained camper/motorhome on their carpark. (Check with the office before you do and check on where to park). A good range of snack type foods and great coffee.

Thank 538AlanR
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We were really amazed at the quality of both the coffee and the food together with the great location, ease of parking, and very reasonable prices. We were pleased to have found it and went here for breeakfasts during our stay in Nelson.

Thank Narziss
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Great place to grab a coffee while shopping at Miter10 Mega. They also offer a variety of cakes and snacks.

Thank evagnz
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

In at lunchtime which was quite busy but not silly. Short queue and prompt service of our coffees. We variously had a full breakfast, creamy mushrooms, club sandwiches and a feta and mushroom Hing. Everyone happy with their choices.

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 12 February 2018

This cafe is always busy although you can always get a table.They have good coffee and very good cabinet food that is fresh and is displayed to make you want to buy too much,this is a busy cafe in a great setting,

1  Thank Dunca2015
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Good coffees and nice eats, friendly service. Bacon and egg baps were scrummy as were the slices. The only down side was the way the food came to our table. The young guys needs a bit more training as he had one dish stacked onto...More

Thank graeme638
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Eat and drink regularly on a Sunday. Food always fresh and Kevin and his team try hard to make the visit enjoyable - with remarkable success.

Thank KelvinNelson
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Went in about 11.30 expecting to avoid the crowds for lunch. Place was humming but that did I not cause undue delays. Good coffees and nice eats, friendly service.

Thank graeme638
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great food, cakes and Frappes, totally enjoyed everything we ordered today. Great service and location 👍👍

Thank Keren B
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Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Quarantine Rd | Mitre 10 MEGA, Nelson, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-547 7002
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