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Zepplin Cafe - Gallery Restaurant

126 Main Road | Hawkes Bay, Clive 4102, New Zealand
+64 6-650 5299
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good43%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“hash” (2 reviews)
“smoked fish” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
126 Main Road | Hawkes Bay, Clive 4102, New Zealand
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Delicious coffee flat white very frothy. Nice sausage roll with relish. The staff are lovely, pleasant surroundings. Inside and outside quiet areas. Will definately be back.

Thank ERrol M
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We stopped coming here about a year ago but started coming back a few months ago. It has a nice friendly approach to the customers. They are also helpful and prepared to go the extra distance to give a good service. We has visitors from...More

Thank Grant N
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Our first visit to this cafe. Offerings included pies and sausage rolls but I was attracted to the potato hash with fish. This came with a soft poached egg on top and red onion chopped throughout. The dish smelt wonderfully of smoked fish. I highly...More

Thank Braidwood_John
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Service was great, however we found the menu to be a overpriced. We had pancakes and we had a half sized portion, this was 11/12 dollars.

Thank Stacey U
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We used to visit fairly often after doing volunteer work at Cape Sanctuary - it sort of went downhill for quite a while and we stopped going there. However, our usual cafe was closed so we decided to try Zepplin again - it's been all...More

Thank Grant N
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

From a customer experience perspective the food saved the day. The service seemed so relaxed that it felt we were imposing on them. The chef should hire a professional mystery shopper to judge why the food is being let down by the part that should...More

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Simone R, Owner at Zepplin Cafe - Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thank you for your review. It is important to us to get reviews on all aspects of our service and we value all constructive feedback. We will definitely address this with our staff, thank you once again for bringing it to our attention. Regards.

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Awesome coffee and food. Just what we needed! The slice with salty caramel sauce was divine. Also had a visit to the amenities which were extra clean. Lovely outdoor area shaded by grape vines and with loads of seating. Would be a good place for...More

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Zepplin is a large cafe with artwork just outside of "downtown" Clive, but still in the 50 kmh zone. I stopped by to make a few phone calls and ordered a light brekkie/lunch. For $12.50, I got a egg-white omelette w/ parmesan cheese & tomato...More

1  Thank HaljoHal
Simone R, Owner at Zepplin Cafe - Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Hi HaljoHal, Thank you for your lovely review. We would just like to clarify our seating options for those that read the review but haven't been to Zepplin Café. As you said, we can accommodate big groups but we also have a range of seating...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Great friendly service the breakfast was very well cook and delicious . Seating area very good. Big breakfast and pancakes werw both very tasty. Great locatio and easy carpark area

1  Thank KiwiSanj
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

What a great settling on a warm HB day, outside under the grape vines. We had delicious Flight coffee and shared a very tasty carrot cake. A bonus for us was the visiting golden Labrador, we could have taken her home!!

1  Thank MandyJKim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$21
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Main Road | Hawkes Bay, Clive 4102, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Clive
  • Phone Number: +64 6-650 5299
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A Child Friendly outdoor area with an indoor space crammed with great local Art. Open by arrangement at night with an excellent "Monthly" themed evening.
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