Restaurants

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Federal Store

Super-popular and crammed with retro furniture, Federal conjures up a 1950s corner-store vibe. Switched-on staff in dinky headscarves take your coffee requests at the counter as you queue beneath colourful bunting, …
Cafe in New Plymouth

Public Catering Co.

Another White Hart Precinct gem, this cafe is a front for a gourmet catering company. The cabinet flaunts doughnuts, pies and Reuben sandwiches, while hot meat rolls and the soup are winners on a cold day. There's o…
Cafe in New Plymouth

Bach on Breakwater

Constructed from weighty recycled timbers, this cool cafe-bistro in the Lee Breakwater precinct looks like an old sea chest washed up after a storm. The all-day brunch menu ranges from a vegan version of a big break…
Cafe in New Plymouth

Tea House

Overlooking the main lake in Pukekura Park, this old-fashioned little cafe offers a succinct menu of favourites, such as eggs Benedict, bacon buttie and toasted bagels, alongside a cabinet of hearty pies, quiches an…
Cafe in New Plymouth

Chaos

Not so much chaotic as endearingly kooky, Chaos is a dependable spot for a coffee and a zingy brunch. Cabinet food is labelled according to whether it's gluten-free, dairy-free or vegan, while dishes with names like…
Cafe in New Plymouth

Elixir

Behind a weird louvred wall facing onto Devon St, Elixir fosters an American-diner vibe serving everything from coffee, bagels and waffles through to southern fried chicken and pork belly on an all-day menu. Staff g…
Cafe in New Plymouth

Petit Paris

Ooh-la-la, buttery French treats! Flying the tricolore with pride, Petit Paris is a boulangerie and patisserie turning out crispy baguettes and tartes au citron (lemon tarts), plus omelettes and croque-monsieurs for…
Cafe in New Plymouth

Emmalou Macaron & Coffee House

This bright little corner cafe lures in passers-by with the promise of macarons, but they stick around for the rest of the menu, too. Simple dishes like vegan chia pudding, bagels and eggs as you like 'em are a warm…
Cafe in New Plymouth

Egmont St Deli

This New Plymouth newcomer is your first stop for health-oriented drinks (beetroot latte, anyone?) and lush salads. Egg-centric breakfasts are the top pick in the morning, but save room for the goodies in the cabine…