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Friends Cafe

) #1 of 33 Restaurants in Nuku'alofa $$ - $$$ Cafe, , European
Taufa'ahau Road | Opposite the New Zealand High Commission Office., Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
+676 22-390
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“great coffee” (40 reviews)
“cafe” (106 reviews)
“tourists” (43 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Polynesian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Taufa'ahau Road | Opposite the New Zealand High Commission Office., Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
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1 - 10 of 691 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

With chickens roaming the cafe with their chicks I felt a bit awkward ordering my chicken panini, but it was delicious add was the coffee. Friendly service. Nice courtyard.

Thank AstonMum
Reviewed 1 week ago

What more can you ask other than good food, good coffee and friendly service? And it comes with photos of past history - and the ability to book tours.

Thank John C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Meals were ok but half the things on the menu weren't available. Not sure why it ranks so high as it was very ordinary.

Thank Kiwi99Ken
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A local favorite spot where you can buy limited wifi if you need. I would say for food that I enjoy the Big Kahuna Breakfast the most. Sometimes I replace the sweet potato hash for fries. You should opt for fish dishes here as they're...More

Thank newkololocal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had twice breakfast in this cafe and it was nice, Friendly staff and nice atmosphere, good Quality food.

Thank Ferdinand w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yummy food and is a great place to relax with some WIFI. I would say it might be the best food you'll get during the day in tonga.

Thank MelissaBou16
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Had lunch here during my visit in April. Very popular. Make sure you are hungry, I had the Lamb chops(2)and it must have been a huge lamb, one chop with vegs would have been enough. The food is good and the service excellent.

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

First day in tonga. Very good coffee and island breakfast great! Easy to find and staff friendly Would come back, probably tomorrow!

Thank 255118Tony
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Good location and also offer meals. Friendly staff and well located in town. Coffee is good. Didn't eat there but told meals are good but not fancy.

Thank Russel S
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Popped in for a quick lunch - easily got a table. Friendly service, fairly quick to get food and food was as advertised. There were enough options for kids and we appreciated the A/C!!

Thank _bridget_b_mumof3
Friendstonga, Owner at Friends Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Greetings - Thank you for your comments, however I'm wondering if you have our cafe mixed up with another. Just so that our customers are aware that we don't have A/C. Kind Regards from the Friends team.

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Michelle B
how much is breakfast?
30 October 2015|
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Response from Siale H | Reviewed this property |
I think there breakfast starts at $6 up to the top prices of the big breakfast at $22 Pa'anga. There sides are bit on the expensive side. Things like an extra sausages (2)cost $5, 2 strips of bacon cost $6 Pa'anga. Hope that... More
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Sana F
any available tasks??
23 July 2015|
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Response from Shaleshni C | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$25
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 22:00
Thursday
07:30 - 22:00
Friday
07:30 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Taufa'ahau Road | Opposite the New Zealand High Commission Office., Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Tonga  >  Tongatapu Island  >  Nuku'alofa
  • Phone Number: +676 22-390
Description
Friends cafe and tourist center on Taufa'ahau road in the center of Nuku'alofa. Kingdom of Tonga.
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