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Cafe, New Zealand
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
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Reviewed 24 January 2024 via mobile

Popped in for a takeaway keto sweet treat. Delicious piece of peppermint cheesecake! Friendly service & didn't have to wait too long.

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 20 December 2023 via mobile

7am breakfast visit with staff. Just ordered from the sides menu this time..The owner served us & was just so so lovely & the food was fabulous.

Date of visit: December 2023
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Reviewed 6 July 2023

Food was excellent and the coffee hot not warm and milky. Staff friendly and the place is very popular given its location. Defo worth a visit when your next in Timaru

Date of visit: May 2023
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Reviewed 11 October 2022 via mobile

Always good service, food, menu & cabinet options. Lunch today was absolutely delicious!! I'll be back for that again!

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed 18 July 2021 via mobile

Super busy which is fantastic for them! Lots of food choices both in the cabinet & on the menu board. I ordered from the sides menu. Love that they have keto options!!

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 6 June 2021 via mobile

Keto cheesecake for afternoon tea. Always busy in there which is a good sign. Quick & friendly service.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 2 May 2021 via mobile

Extensive menu at good prices albeit small portions. Love that they do keto both in the cabinet & on the menu.

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 26 April 2021 via mobile

The coffee is fantastic, the best in Timaru. The only coffee stop I would make in town & reasonably priced.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 13 January 2021 via mobile

First visit here & will be a regular. Very busy which is always a good sign. Apart from the delicious food a few points really impressed us: They have keto options (I'm keto), they were helpful with their rewards card, my hubby was stoked his...food was separated not all piled on top of each other like almost everywhere else does, free water to help yourself to & told us how much we saved using the entertainment card which hardly anyone does!More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 8 February 2020 via mobile

Often call in here for coffee, it’s the best in town in my opinion. Had lunch today for the first time - eff me it was delicious! New Menu - Beans, Egg and Mushrooms. Tasty, spicy, filling and very satisfying. Service up a level compared...to your everyday cafe. Thanks Cate & Team!More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 7 August 2019

Decided to try our morning coffee here. So glad we did. Their coffee was hot and delicious. One of us had the sausage roll. Passed the flavour test. One had the sweet muffin. Was warm and chocolatey. One had the salted caramel slice. Yum. Loved...their decour. Nice and warm inside on a cold drerry day. Staff helpful and friendly.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 12 July 2019

Cate & her team are a well oiled machine. They just get on with the job when it's crazy busy. The current menu has some fantastic options. In particular the Beef Burger & the Seafood chowder. However they also have some great cabinet items. The...friands are great with the good coffee. The rewards system just adds the cherry on the top. Thanks Cate & her team.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 29 April 2019

We opted to have coffee and breakfast here, before we commenced a long day on the road. The coffee was just what we needed. The mushroom omelette was a huge portion, but extremely tasty. Hubby had the scramble eggs and bacon - again big portion,...but tasty. The service was prompt and friendly - no table service, order and pay at the counter.More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 28 April 2019

Cheerful staff, pretty good food and not bad coffee. All conveniently located , open when needed and easy parking in front.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 13 February 2019

There is a great atmosphere whenever I walk into Columbus Coffee. A buzz of activity and people chatting. The food cabinets are always full of delicious food which changes regularly. There is also a menu to choose from and a dish of the day. The...coffee is great, as is the service.More

Date of visit: January 2019
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COLUMBUS COFFEE, Timaru - Menu, Prices & Restaurant Reviews

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Yes, Columbus Coffee offers takeaway services.

Columbus Coffee is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5