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Ritual Cafe

) #20 of 89 Restaurants in Blenheim $$ - $$$ Cafe, ,
10 Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
+64 3-578 6939
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Cafe, Contemporary, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
10 Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came for breakfast. Still setting up quarter after 7. Due to not being ready the door had been open while they carried out the patio furniture on this cold morning and the cafe was cccCOLD! Ordered the breakfast burrito and it came out as a...More

Thank MoabMic
delialowtherblenheim, Guest Relations Manager at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there MoabMic So sorry about that, not a normal occurrence indeed!!, yes you are correct the staff member was late and it was disappointing scenario all round for you, and for the other staff members who were let down by this person, sorry you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the huevos rancheros, and they were excellent. Good atmosphere in the café. I only give them four stars because of the prices being a bit high.More

Thank blue0rchid
delialowtherblenheim, Owner at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there blueOrchid Thanks for taking the time to review us and we are so pleased you enjoyed the food. If you found us a bit pricey let me explain that we use on top quality ingredients, organic and free range also as much as...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whenever I am in Blenheim - 6 times a year, I have breakfast at Ritual. This restaurant specialises in beautiful whole foods serving fantastic bread, organic food and free range eggs. The staff are very friendly and the coffee is great.

Thank Vanessa1012
delialowtherblenheim, Owner at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Vanessa 1012 thanks for taking the time to review us, we love that you enjoy your time here and appreciate the quality ingredients we choose to use at Ritual looking forward to seeing you next time Best wishes from the Ritual Team

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for a late lunch on our way through to meet the ferry. We arrived about 2.30pm with our two kids who are 3 & 5 (well behaved and cafe culture kids). We walked in, no hello how are you, no offer of menus...More

1  Thank supermummyNZL
delialowtherblenheim, Owner at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi supermummyNZL Well such a shame you had to take to Trip Advisor to air this, the staff are usually super friendly and happy, your comments definitely seem a little exaggerated, gosh by 2.30 in the afternoon looking for lunch, I'm sure you were not...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017

A little expensive for afternoon tea at $8 a small of juice. The food was tasty but only a small selection.More

Thank larry1811
delialowtherblenheim, Owner at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Hi Larry1811 Thanks for the review, yes the Juice you selected was the Soul Organics Raw Juice this juice is super special as all ingredients are organic and freshly cold pressed and sealed in a unique way so they retain all of the nutrients, they...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Went here with a work breakfast and it was really good. Food was delicious and they accommodated us really well.

Thank TripChick2015
delialowtherblenheim, Owner at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Hi TripChick Thanks for taking the time to review us, we are so pleased you enjoyed your breakfast and time at Ritual. Best wishes from the Ritual Team:)

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We stop by the cafè and as always delicious cappuccinos and unique raw lemon slice.Also friends of mine choose between brownies and big breakfast and they said was delicious too!!!Also the staff very polite and friendly. Highly recommended!

Thank thefreeswallow
delialowtherblenheim, Owner at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Hi thefreeswallow Thanks for taking the time to review our Ritual, we love that you enjoyed your time with us, best wishes and safe travels from us all :)

Reviewed 3 July 2017

Came by this little gem as we were travelling through Blenheim. Made me feel nostalgic and wish we had somewhere like this back home - it really felt like the hub of the community. Cracking breakfasts. Generous portions, freshly cooked and the salads and sandwiches...More

Thank rosie101010
delialowtherblenheim, Owner at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Hi Rosie101010 Hey thanks so much for the review, so pleased you enjoyed your time at Ritual, a little quirky and chilled we are and so pleased you felt at home and welcome. safe travels to you and yours best wishes from the Ritual Team...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Ritual coffee is a very nice place. Staff very well trained. Food is lovely. Coffee is ok. Was better and I am sure they will improve. I think the beans are a bit over roasted to my taste. In general is a good place.More

Thank Juanisio B
delialowtherblenheim, Owner at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Hi Juanisio B thanks for your review, so pleased you enjoyed your meal, coffee is such a personal thing aye......, everyone's palate is different , as we roast our own Organic fairtrade beans with love and passion. Best wishes and safe travels from the Ritual...More

Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

It is with low expectation that me and my honey ventured into the heart of Beavertown for a kai...it's been a while but you know...the food normally ventures toward the unadventurous in my experience. So knock me down with a feather when ye olde trip...More

Thank RinTInSim
delialowtherblenheim, Owner at Ritual Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Hi RinTInSim Thanks for taking the time to review our wee Ritual Cafe, we are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us and you enjoyed our food. Yes we know right..... about the little loo, a little like a broom closet, but hey we...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
Friday
07:00 - 16:00
Saturday
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-578 6939
  • E-mail
Description
Funky Retro little Cafe in Uptown Blenheim, serving our own Ritual 100% Fair Trade and Organic Coffee which is Roasted on premise. 12 options of NZ T leaf T tea's available too. Fantastic breakfast menu choose from local free range eggs & bacon options to something with more of a south american twist. An array of Food options to suit Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free, Dairy free, Raw Food from both our extensive Menu plus our daily Cabinet food creations, which features fresh salads, Rolls, Quiches, Pies, Frittata, Fritters, Cakes, Slices, Muffins, Raw Cakes and Slices too. We use local Artisan Bakers for our breads, local cheeses too. Fully Licensed.
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