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The Grind Cafe

₱₱ - ₱₱₱International, , Cafe
2 Ruru Street, Waikiwi 9810, New Zealand
+64 3-215 6633
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“great coffee” (4 reviews)
“muffins” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 AM - 5:30 PM Hours
International, New Zealand, Cafe
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
2 Ruru Street, Waikiwi 9810, New Zealand
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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Point of difference at this cafe is their cross trak chips? Today we got boring plain chips! Not on menu nor were we told of change we were disappointed!!

Thank brylake3
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing coffees and food here, I'm a regular there now. The staff are awesome and courteous, great atmosphere.

1  Thank Gomez_NZ
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Great coffee Great food Top staff Worth a visit. Best panini in town Free car park. I recommend this Cafe. Traveler's I would recommend if in transit.

2  Thank John W
Reviewed 4 August 2017

I only got coffee here on my way to and from work but I would consider it the best place to get a coffee in Invercargill.

Thank lbwno
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch after a big discussion on were to go. We were not disappointed I had egg wrap delicious. Wife had salmon filo with salad and chocolate caramel muffin with mocha Great. for a a sweet I had rocky rode slice yum.coffee is well...More

1  Thank Simonfjr1300
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Great staff lovely coffee and fresh inviting food.Love the cheese rolls and the muffins are huge.Great spot for lunch or a snack or just great coffee

Thank hollydog2016
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

First time I visited I tried the bacon fettuccine, it was amazing! Came back a few weeks later for breakfast and got good old eggs benne. Was not disappointed!! Outstanding food, not long waits and the staff are friendly!

1  Thank 216pauletteg
Reviewed 30 June 2017

If you have not been to The Grind yet you must come! The staff are super friendly and my coffee is made at the correct temperature and is simply the best in town. Highly recommend this coffee shop. It is a bit out of the...More

Thank Dubeary
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Great to have a cafe in Waikiwi. Welcoming obliging staff who know how to make tea- they even warmed the cup- impressive! Extensive display cabinet of hot and cold food. Ginger slice was yummy and I'm looking forward to returning.

Thank CandN07
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I drink mine black and this barista is the best. Great food and friendly staff. Never disappoints 😀

Thank CobberKay
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
International, New Zealand, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
5:30 AM - 5:30 PM
5:30 AM - 5:30 PM
5:30 AM - 5:30 PM
5:30 AM - 5:30 PM
5:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Ruru Street, Waikiwi 9810, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Waikiwi
  • Phone Number: +64 3-215 6633
  • E-mail
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