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Lydia's Cafe

€€ - €€€Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
265 Queen Street, Richmond 7020, New Zealand
+64 3-544 1020
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good38%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (9 reviews)
“risotto cake” (3 reviews)
“scones” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
265 Queen Street, Richmond 7020, New Zealand
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Fantastic coffee and superb food. The salads and desserts are yummy - try thew ricotta cake or lemon slice.

Thank CorruGate
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Lunched here with wife and grandaughter today,had the date scone that was a bit dry,and two muffins as well as a lemon cake,you pay extra here for butter and yogurt,the food is already a bit more expensive than other places,the coffee was ok,they have a...More

3  Thank Dunca2015
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We had breakfast here and it was amazing.... The coffee was superb and the meal we had was awesome....I recommend this cafe and we would ahve gone back again if our holiday hadn't been cut short...

Thank ericandlyn
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely little cafe which is always busy and buzzing. Great coffee, great staff, great service! Definitely a keeper!

Thank Katrına S
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

After a cycle ride Lydias Cafe is a perfect place to relax with the newspaper and an excellent coffee. Welcoming staff.

Thank Pam R
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely relaxed lunch. Chicken & mushroom filo with salad. Friendly staff. A great place to take a shopping break.

Thank Ali S
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Great place great staff great food great value. This is one of the very best cafes in Richmond. Where if you order a flat white you get a flat white ie not half a cup of foam! The food is cooked fresh and such good...More

Thank Martin_Denise
Reviewed 27 August 2017

owner knows their clients coffee needs and home cooking is the best! Have tried dozens of coffee places round nelson..this one is the best and strongest!

1  Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Often go here, Chai is home made as is all the food, consistently good taste. Friendly and really efficient service. good selection of vegetarian, gluten free options.

Thank Yvonne A
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

My sister took me here..great quiche, not always achieved elsewhere...proving there is a cook in the kitchen, not a novice. Food, atmosphere, value, are all excellent.

Thank dipage53
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  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 265 Queen Street, Richmond 7020, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +64 3-544 1020
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