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$$ - $$$Pizza, European,
70 Alpha Street, Cambridge 2351, New Zealand
+64 7-827 7740
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (54 reviews)
“lamb rack” (6 reviews)
“crab cakes” (5 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Pizza, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
70 Alpha Street, Cambridge 2351, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 444 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My Son and family live in Cambridge and this is always our Restaurant of choice when going out for a family meal when visiting from Auckland and recommend to others that ask where to go when visiting Cambridge. Delicious food------friendly staff------and a lovely setting especially...More

Thank Trisha826
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Birthday lunch for a friend, we had booked but one member was extremely late arriving it appeared to be no bother, the place was bustling and seemed to be very busy. Within minutes of our 4th arrival our orders were taken by Katie, quickly dispatched...More

1  Thank dajarranz2012
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stumbled upon Onyx en route Glow worm caves to Hobbiton. Excellent food and service; loved the pizza and the deserts, could savor the fresh ingredients used all through.

Thank Sanjay D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This central spot in town is always out pick for a catch up with some special local friends. The staff are equally helpful whether you are just sitting over a coffee or having a meal.

Thank Judy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at Onyx on our from Auckland to Wellington. We were really impressed. The food choices are excellent and we especially enjoyed the New Zealand combinations and flavors, and an emphasis on locally sourced food. Our wait staff were phenomenal- extremely friendly and made...More

Thank Jenny D
Terry M, Owner at Onyx, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your great review Jenny. We look forward to seeing you again at Onyx real soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our friends found out about this place last time they visited Cambridge, and insisted on taking us along. I can see why - the service was excellent; the staff friendly and efficient, the food delicious and delivered promptly. We had dinner there and the portion...More

Thank Rachel S
TKMCD, Owner at Onyx, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Rachel for your great review. We are proud of our staff and they will really appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best food great service nice music .. just had chicken salad with house wine which was excellent .. great service by Rocky n team and excellent food by chefs ... was on my 2 days holidays to Tauranga ... Great work team onyx and big...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Met up with friends for dinner. Awesome spot and a huge selection of gluten free options. Lovely friendly staff. Went out of their way to help. I will be back for sure Thank you😊

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I totally fall in love with their Warm Chicken Salad and Kumara Salad. The high ceiling and nice friendly atmosphere is definitely worth to try !

2  Thank Cora W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Licensed cafe, a great range of food, generous portions, helpful staff with good food/drink knowledge; lots of seating inside as well as outside. Plenty of parking along the street, although parking may be busier during the week.

1  Thank servicecounts-az
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Alpha Street, Cambridge 2351, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +64 7-827 7740
  • E-mail
Nestled in the heart of Cambridge, Onyx Cafe and Bar is the go-to whether passing through for a coffee or celebrating a milestone with family and friends. With it's dark furnishings and warm-tones timber flooring, Onyx is a humming lofty space sure to please anyone in your party. From succulent steaks, tender chicken and lamb dishes through to homemade wood fired pizzas, the brunch, lunch and dinner menu covers even the most fastidious of palettes. A delectable desert menu is available to round off an evening meal, with a cake cabinet on show throughout the day offering an array of tasty treats. Friendly, efficient and professional service is a guarantee with staff on hand to cater to your every whim. Dietary requirements are happily catered to without hassle, with your experience top priority. The function room is available to hire should you wish for a private meal or party. Your celebration can remain exclusive from start to finish, with the upstairs venue holding it's own bar and bathroom facilities. With a roaring fire in winter months and sunshine-streamed outdoor settings in summer, Onyx is a year-long favourite pick as a dining destination. Open seven days a week from 9am until late, Onyx is a gem in the crown of Cambridge that you will revisit again and again.
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