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US$8 - US$15
Cafe, New Zealand
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews burger onion rings scones salad indoor and outdoor seating worth the wait gluten free quick service great lunch views xmas
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Reviewed 6 December 2020

10 of us went here for morning coffee, they were very busy but the service could not have been better. The coffee’s were excellent and turned up promptly. Scones and pastries also great. Our waiter could not of been friendlier.

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 16 November 2020

Most cafes/ lunch spots now days that have a menu that would list GF , V , VG , DF etc ( not that I am any of these ) but the staff really didn't know which foods were or weren't for my dairy free..., gluten free 7 friends ...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 11 March 2020

Great sandwiches with beautiful views. Service can be a bit slow (however, they told us up front that it would take 25 minutes for our food to be served) but it was worth the wait. i had the fish sandwich which had a couple of...pieces of fish as well as a large onion ring on it and then I tried one of their locally made flavored seltzer tea. My husband had the burger and it too was large and very tasty.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 10 March 2020 via mobile

Ordered breakfast here this morning. Very disappointing. My husband ordered scrambled eggs and bacon. He received poached eggs and one thin small shave of bacon. They offered to return the breakfast to provide scrambled eggs but he declined. The view is lovely but nevertheless my...advice to this cafe is to lift your game!More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 19 February 2020 via mobile

I adored this spot, and hope to return. Great food options, accommodating to dietary restrictions, and lovely staff. Beautiful views and a cozy cafe with indoor and outdoor seating.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 13 January 2020

A top the hill, whether inside or out you can sit and soak up the view. Tasty burgers, fresh fish, salads and yummy treats in the cabinet. Our only sticking point was on the price, whcih we found to be high for what we had.

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed 12 January 2020 via mobile

Stopped here on one of the busiest days of Xmas and the staff were still smiling despite some fairly demanding customers. Coffee was good and nice to see water freely availiable.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 11 January 2020 via mobile

Popped into this hidden gem for a light lunch and it was great. Views to delight the senses, freshly made juice that was delicious. Quick service and helpful staff. Will be going back for sure.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 20 October 2019

The food was healthy hearty and fresh. The decor, we sat outside, was rustic and pleasant. Inside looked clean and cheerful. The service was quick and efficient. I enjoyed my lunch of Falafel salad ant my companions had , burgers and fritters which were delish.

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 7 October 2019

Friendly casual cafe, excellent food, and great coffee. Plenty of seating inside, or outside on a nice day. A good cafe to take a break.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Solar Eating House is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5