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Scopa Caffe Cucina

141 Cuba Street | corner of Cuba and Ghuznee Streets, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-384 6020
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“pizza” (173 reviews)
“gnocchi” (21 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
141 Cuba Street | corner of Cuba and Ghuznee Streets, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Great Italian place right on Cuban St - the pizza and pasta specials were amazing! Wonderful espresso and fantastic calamari!

Thank GlobalOkie
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Hot chocolates here are to die for! Service was excellent as well. I can't wait to return to try their famous pizzas as well!

Thank musica209
Reviewed 19 June 2016

My favourite pizza and beer place. Always has good food and service - and all the fun of Cuba Street right outside the window.

Thank Watermannz
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Vanilla risotto layered with rhubarb, topped with a hazelnut crumble - this was divine. The buttermilk hotcakes were a very generous serve but somehow my husband managed to finish them off - he said he had no choice, he had never had such delicious pancakes....More

Thank Tanya D
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Just dropped in for a glass of red and share a pizza but what we had couldn't be more perfect. Great pinot and a margherita that could shine anywhere in Italy. We stayed a while just enjoying the ambience.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 7 June 2016

It’s always a treat to go to Scopa. A warm, cosy café which does great drinks. I would high recommend it.

Thank EarthlyAmbler
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Loved their lemon hotcakes... "treats-ville" to the max. Coffee was great (I mean GREAT) and a nice warm ambiance.

Thank holidaysinc
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent customer service. Awesome food. Wouldn't hesitate to go back. We had an early dinner and took plenty of time enjoying our drinks and the food experience.

Thank Shirley T
Reviewed 25 May 2016

The external appearance & menu suggested good Italian food. The reality was distinctly less. The Caprese Salad was mean, with no Mozarella, nor balsamic vinegar provided. However the slow cooked beef cheeks were good. The Rhubarb Arancini was average as was the Affrogato which was...More

1  Thank dstargazer
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Wonderful pizza and antipasto platters. Great staff! You welcomed us even though we arrived late Thursday night. I've heard since I should have tried the hot chocolate. Will have to go back. Thank you

Thank Sunshine2134
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14 February 2017|
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Response from kiwitravlers | Reviewed this property |
Si, yes they do.
4 September 2016|
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Response from Sarah_Star19 | Reviewed this property |
No, i don't think there is but their hot chocolates are definitely worth a try!
Maree P
18 April 2016|
Response from Scopa141 | Property representative |
Hi Maree We are a fairly small restaurant space and we do not generally take reservations. However, we are able to make exceptions depending on the times of bookings/occasion for example. If you would like to make an... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Cuba Street | corner of Cuba and Ghuznee Streets, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-384 6020
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