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Ground Floor Cafe

47 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-343 0048
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (20 reviews)
“focaccia” (13 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (16 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
47 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just piped in for a coffee mate say no more it was awesome I don’t consider myself a Guru when it comes to coffee but that was the best I’ve had hands down You guys are the BOMB ! ! !

Thank 1PK1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had breakfast at the ground floor as it was directly across from our motel. The coffee was good, the food was tasty, and the service was quick. Plenty of choice from both the menu and the cabinets. Overall the food was good - not...More

Thank arj66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Driving around Christchurch to find a place for breakfast as the usual cafe we go to was closed. So glad this was the case because we came across this beauty! Staff were so friendly and the service was impeccable. The coffee was awesome and the...More

Thank melissa_lethaby
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We called in for breakfast whilst attending a conference in Christchurch. The service was swift and friendly; the food was very good. Eggs Benedict and French Toast done perfectly. Good coffee. Reasonably priced. All-in-all a very good breakfast. Highly recommended.

Thank SchalkNZ
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We found this place in TA and stopped in on the way to day 4 of the test match. The welcome reception was very nice, staff were very pleasant and helpful. We ordered a range of dishes and all of them were excellent. The eggs...More

Thank crazymike92
GFCTeam, Manager at Ground Floor Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you for your support! Really appreciate that. Looking forward to see you guys again. Most important thing: Have a good day!

Reviewed 4 April 2018

We visited the Ground Floor Cafe at lunchtime looking for a quick bite to eat. We've been there a number of times before and have used the Entertainment Book voucher in previous years. The voucher states that the discount is for 25% of the total...More

Thank Michelle C
GFCTeam, Owner at Ground Floor Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Dear Michelle, We feel so sorry that you can not use voucher for cabinet food. As you said been here for many times in previous years, then you should know the management haven't been changed over 3 years. We always service customers with our patient...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great breakfast excellent food and variety. Coffee and smoothies tasty. Hosts friendly and welcoming

Thank Sueb2323
GFCTeam, Manager at Ground Floor Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you so much! See you next time!

Reviewed 2 April 2018

Everytime I'm in Christchurch we always have breakfast here - lets just say that I have had many breakfasts there. My dad is a coffee fiend and their coffee lives up to his tastes. As a result if we visit Christchurch for more than one...More

Thank kiwichick2882
GFCTeam, Manager at Ground Floor Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you for always coming back! We are so glad to have you as our regular.Will see you next time!

Reviewed 10 March 2018

I had eggs benedict. My egg whites were slightly undercooked, a minute longer and they would have been perfect and runny. The balsamic, although only a garnish is overpowering as you can't actually miss it. Friendly cafe.

Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Went there Sunday morning and had a great brekkie with the family. The Eggs Benedict was up there with the best I’ve ever had so thank you very much. I would highly recommend trying that on your visit to GFC. My brother in law had...More

Thank Kiwi8888
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Lesley J
19 December 2017|
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Response from GFCTeam | Property representative |
Hi Lesley, We do have soy milk here and Almond milk as well if you want to try. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-343 0048
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