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Verve Cafe

) #14 of 63 Restaurants in Gisborne $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
121 Gladstone Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
+64 6-868 9095
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“hotcakes” (3 reviews)
“thai beef” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
121 Gladstone Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

I took a group of four here for breakfast and must say it as very average. Nothing to write home about, I had creamy mushrooms which were just that with no flavour at all. The coffee's again were just average. I certainly wont be rushing...More

Thank pehiri
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for brunch on a trip around the coast, Verve has some lovely home style baked goods and they do a very good coffee. Eggs Benny, a big brekkie and home baking were ordered, everyone enjoyed their meals but I was impressed with their...More

1  Thank Crete_Ohope
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This centrally located cafe on Gisborne's Gladstone road is a pleasant spot for good coffee or lunch.Sometimes there is some live music too!

Thank ruthzmail
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Stopped here and not sorry at all. Great place, busy but of course that's for a reason and the locals love this place. Food and drinks are plentiful and warm inside. Lots of character and will be coming here again one day.

1  Thank daibach999
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Best eggs Benny around. Fresh and tasty with artistic flair. Try the pizza for lunch. All enjoyed in a quirky building. Options for the gluten free too.

1  Thank clarekirby22
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Great place to go for breakfast plenty to chose from and tasty yummy food, coffee is lovely and service is prompt and quick. Highly recommend

1  Thank GoodTuckerhennessy
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Great coffee. Fun staff - enjoyed chatting. Good service. Good location. Interesting decore. Great place to catch up with friends.

1  Thank susiejean2016
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Went in for lunch and had the most satisfying fulfilling thin crust pizza made freshly on the premises. The best ever!!! Thank you always great to pop in and unwide your troubles..

1  Thank Teresa G
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Fast service, very good breakfast, amazing coffee! Definitely a great place to have your first meal of the day!

1  Thank Isabell8785
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We were greeted by very friendly staff and felt right at home. We had been here a few years back and it still ticks all the boxes. My friend had hotcakes/pancakes with bacon, maple syrup and cream and she was happy. I had poached eggs,...More

1  Thank Susie Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 Gladstone Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Gisborne Region  >  Gisborne
  • Phone Number: +64 6-868 9095
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