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Plum Cafe

$$ - $$$, , Cafe
103 Cuba Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-384 8881
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (37 reviews)
“pancakes” (18 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 6:00 PMAll hours
Contemporary, New Zealand, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
103 Cuba Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went to Plum for brunch and was disappointed by the experience. The bacon in my eggs Benedict was overcooked and the poached eggs were the same. My flat white was a miserly affair, served in one of those cups designed for a short black. The...More

Thank 180Fred
LoveFood201137, Owner at Plum Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Sincere apologies 180Fred, Please email us directly at info@plumcafe.nz and we can hopefully set things right on your next visit

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Forgot the coffee. Scrambled eggs very over seasoned with herbs. Also egg the eggs were over cooked. Bacon also over cooked. Would not go back there.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was struggling to find a good cafe that offered vegan food but then I came across Plum! I ordered a veganised cooked breakfast and instead of just making the regular vege one sans-egg, they offered to replace the egg with another ingredient of my...More

Thank Parad601
LoveFood201137, Owner at Plum Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Parad601 :-)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a restaurant with multi-page menu then Plum is not for you. But when I saw their menu with just 4 or 5 mains listed, I knew they were going be excellent and I was not disappointed. When a restaurant serves...More

Thank StriteJnK
LoveFood201137, Owner at Plum Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to offer such great feedback! We hope you enjoyed your Welly stay :-)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

owner exploits staff and doesnt pay them terrible terrible way to treat people avoid this cafe at all costs

Thank Chaos G
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

If you have time to spend in wellington city centre. You must visit Plum Cafe. I had the the most wonderful meal. The sirloin steak was cooked to perfection. The service was good and it’s a place I would recommend to everyone. Quality’s food, nice...More

Thank adrianaB5381ON
LoveFood201137, Owner at Plum Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write 😊

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

I met some family friends at Plum for breakfast one morning. We arrived just at the cafe was opening so it was quiet and the service was impeccable. Coffee was faultless. However, the salmon hash stack I ordered was kinda weird and not at all...More

Thank Sophie F
Reviewed 3 November 2017

I ordered the plumster. Really enjoyed my mushrooms but my slow cooked tomatoes looked like tinned diced tomatoes heated up and served, everything else on my plate was just ok. My friend ordered the pork belly salad which had very little pork belly. I really...More

Thank SarahLeah83
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Went here for Sunday breakfast/brunch, food was great. The coffee was approved by my girlfriend and the staff were very friendly. The cafe has a really nice atmosphere and we will definitely be going back next time we are in Wellington.

Thank Sam R
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Loved the vibe and the food, however let down substantially by the male waiter who was rude throughout our time at Plum Cafe. No eye contact, not interested in serving us at all. We were ready to leave after our initial contact with him but...More

Thank Moners2012
LoveFood201137, Owner at Plum Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

Apologies you had that mixed experience. Thank you for your feedback and hopefully we are able to accomodate in a more welcoming manner at your next visit. Please email us at info@plumcafe.nz when convenient. David

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Nearby Attractions
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Cuba Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-384 8881
  • E-mail
Cafe/Bistro serving Brunch, Lunch & Dinner. Plum is located in the heart of Cuba Street, Wellington just up from the Bucket Fountain. A firm favorite of locals & rewarding find to visitors. Free Range - Fair Trade - Good Food 7 Days from 9am No Public Holiday Surcharge
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