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Reds Cafe

5 Arthur Street, Otaki 5512, New Zealand
+64 6-364 8722
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5 Arthur Street, Otaki 5512, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere and decor. Friendly helpful staff. Lovely food and variety of options. Really nice coffee. Fast efficient service

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our go-to to place for a delicious meal any time visiting Otaki, about once a month. We are never disappointed. The menu is contemporary and varied. The flavours are almost always in the seriously yummy category. We often bring visitors here and they...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a delightful calamari lunch (had it twice before but this one was the best). Cheesecake to finish was tops. But had to wait too long for coffee and just about finished my cake before it arrived. When it did come the coffee was most...More

Thank Bernie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the cafe last Saturday and the meal was amazing. The staff were friendly and hats off to the chef for an delicious dinner and pudding. Will definitely be going again

Thank berylo280
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Motheres Day brunch - lovely pancakes, we have eaten here before and as usual the food was great and enjoyable. Great coffee.

Thank MAY1939
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I stopped in Otaki to take a break from driving in the rain. Rather than shop, I wanted to get a bite to eat. I spied Reds cafe off the main road thru town and popped in. The cabinet food looked appetizing so I ordered...More

Thank HaljoHal
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Called at 1pm on a Sunday a couple of weeks ago. The cafe was busy. We found a dirty table that need cleaning (from previous guests). It took them sometime to clean. My meal was very average and the cous cous in the other meal...More

Thank Zoe S
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Called in here last weekend for lunch after sports in Waikanae. We had placed our order and then they got really busy so lucky for us. I had the fettuccine with sun dried tomatoes and red peppers. It was soo good better than the risotto...More

Thank Huttchick
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Mostly drop into the Cafe for a coffee and something eat when we return from Wellington. Tucked away from the main road and that means theres alway parking. Service has always been great with friendly staff. Good selection of cabinet food as well as a...More

Thank Bradleyrf
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Great food and great service, and pleasant staff ,also a good menu selection. All in all would recommend for people to try them.

Thank Pierre H
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Is it Bring Your own as we as licenced?
13 May 2016|
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Response from Peter C | Reviewed this property |
According to their website Reds Café is BYO 7 days a week. They are also fully licensed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Arthur Street, Otaki 5512, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Kapiti Coast  >  Otaki
  • Phone Number: +64 6-364 8722
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