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Sugar Juice Cafe

€€ - €€€Cafe, , International
44 Tasman Street, 4616, New Zealand
+64 6-761 7062
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
44 Tasman Street, 4616, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We waited 40 minutes for our meal! The meals we got weren't even that nice. Wouldn't recommend! I'd rather stay home and cook my own breakfast

Thank AshleyMaree96
Reviewed 3 November 2017

My friends had booked a table knowing it was a busy time during the Garden Festival but they still had to wait forever to be served. I was a guest of someone else a few days later and service was so slow we left and...More

Thank Libranace
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

So far, the best coffee I had in New Zealand. Warm, cozy and alive place. Good choice of food and good vibes

Thank Francesco R
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

First impression warm, cosy and inviting and so very very friendly. This maybe a small cafe but it is big on service. With the constant flow of people that were coming in, they kept smiling and service was quick. Our coffees came out quick and...More

Thank Marlaina C
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Called on round the mountain trip for a drink and something to eat. Ordered tea for two plus two cakes. One was fruit cake covered in icing which turned out to be rock hard. Think it might have been in the cabinet for a few...More

Thank Doug S
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Returned to our usual as we were back in Opunake and SJ met again the high standard that it itself set. Had the scallop salad - the best thing I ate so far thus year - and a classic chicken with bacon main... If you...More

Thank lostinworld
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

A must stop destination for the best food and coffee in Taranaki. Definitely not to be missed. It was hard to decide between something off the blackboard menu, or a delicacy from the cabinet full of enticing savoury & sweet treats. Never fails to impress.....More

Thank Travelfoodandcoffee
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

In the heart of the small town of Opunake is a cafe that could take pride of place in any major city. The food is outstanding. The coffe is also great and the outside loo is a national treasure. Loved it!! Definitely will go back...More

1  Thank PollyGillespie
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Sugar Juice is one of our top favourite cafes. The staff are friendly, the food amazing and the decor and atmosphere unique. We often bring friends to eat here as part of the special Taranaki experience. One my last visit I enjoyed a spicy chicken...More

1  Thank Helen W
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Always a wide range of good food at Sugar Juice Cafe however the proprietor could do with some PR trading on making eye contact and smiling. Simple things count.

Thank Taranaki2
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19 October 2016|
Response from tonimcdowell |
Sugar Juice Cafe opening hours: Monday closed Tuesday - Wednesday 8-4 Thursday - Saturday 8-8 (open for dinner) Sunday 8-4 Open public holidays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Tasman Street, 4616, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region
  • Phone Number: +64 6-761 7062
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