Cafe Scene

A taste of Prefab

The Reuben sandwich ($15) at Prefab in Jessie St, Wellington.

A taste of… Prefab

And NZ's best restaurant is... video

The French Cafe has triumphed as Simon Wright, left, and Creghan Molloy-Wright fuse their considerable skills to create ...

Can you guess who came out on top of the 2016 Cuisine Good Food Awards?

Beervana must-dos and Wairarapa on a plate

Garage Project co-founder Jos Ruffell pours a "Flat White" Beer at a bygone Beervana.

WAIRARAPA ON A PLATE

Peace and perfect pate at Mulberry Garden

Chicken liver pate, onion marmalade, apricot and walnut toast.

Peaceful surroundings, patient staff and perfect pate make for a pleasant lunch at Mulberry Garden Cafe.

Hollywood sushi matched with craft beer

The bright lights of Hollywood lured Yoya Takahashi from Japan to Los Angeles almost two decades ago, as he dreamed of becoming an actor like his grandfather.

Review: Cicio Cacio Osteria, Wellington

Agnollotti alla Piemontese at Cicio Cacio Osteria in Newotwn.

A taste of Cicio Cacio Osteria - Wellington's little Italy.

Recipe: Carello del Gelato's doughnut burger

Carello del Gelato's 'It'll Be Sweet' burger, for the 2016 Visa Wellington On a Plate burger competition.

Carello's gelato and doughnut 'burger' is delightful excuse to leave room for dessert.

Savea won't eat burger named after him

The Hurricanes Bus Burger from The Green Man Pub.

Whoops, here's a kick in the buns for the Savea-inspired Bus Burger.

A taste of... Ti Kouka Cafe

Ti Kouka's fresh seasonal salad, $21,
with winter vegetables, puy lentils, sprouted rye, pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds ...

It was surprisingly chilled for a Saturday brunch service - the cafe is heaving on weekdays.

The great coffee cup scandal video

You'll discover a number of pay it forward coffee initiatives in and around the city of Melbourne.

All those takeaway cups thrown into the recycling still end up in a landfill.

Road to Beervana awash with events

Beervana is coming.

Memphis Belle's had a mini makeover and the Road to Beervana's awash with events.

A taste of... Neo Cafe & Eatery

The vegetarian burger at Neo.

These guys do the most user-friendly brews around.

New restaurant for favourite laneway

Shepherd Elliott is co-owner of his eponymous restaurant opening in Hannahs Laneway.

Discover a cool new restaurant for dinner, and a range of heaven-sent baking in Mt Vic.

Second Dumpling'd for Wellington CBD

Lamb Guvec at Turkish Village.

The Middle Eastern eatery on the corner of Jessie and Tory streets has undergone a subtle rebranding.

Review: Wellington's Turkish Village cafe

The Lamb Guvec at Wellington's Turkish Village is something different and well worth a try.

If you're looking for something more than the usual kebabs and co, this could be the answer.

Cafe Reviews

A taste of Prefab

The Reuben sandwich ($15) at Prefab in Jessie St, Wellington.

A taste of… Prefab

Peace and perfect pate at Mulberry Garden

Chicken liver pate, onion marmalade, apricot and walnut toast.

Peaceful surroundings, patient staff and perfect pate make for a pleasant lunch at Mulberry Garden Cafe.

Review: Cicio Cacio Osteria, Wellington

Agnollotti alla Piemontese at Cicio Cacio Osteria in Newotwn.

A taste of Cicio Cacio Osteria - Wellington's little Italy.

Savea won't eat burger named after him

The Hurricanes Bus Burger from The Green Man Pub.

Whoops, here's a kick in the buns for the Savea-inspired Bus Burger.

A taste of... Ti Kouka Cafe

Ti Kouka's fresh seasonal salad, $21,
with winter vegetables, puy lentils, sprouted rye, pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds ...

It was surprisingly chilled for a Saturday brunch service - the cafe is heaving on weekdays.

A taste of... Neo Cafe & Eatery

The vegetarian burger at Neo.

These guys do the most user-friendly brews around.

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