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Watery Mouth Cafe

€€ - €€€European, , Cafe
71 High Street, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
+64 3-578 3828
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“avocado stack” (13 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Caucasian, Cafe, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
71 High Street, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 539 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Called in for a quick lunch, nice cafe with friendly staff, the food was ok but the Thai beef salad was below par..tough steak and the dressing lacked a punch. On the plus side they made the best iced coffee/chocolate I’ve had in a long...More

Thank 381narellep
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lots of options. Was busy but staff were friendly and food was brought out fairly quickly! Would return

Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I had a lovely breakfast at the Watery Mouth Cafe. The food was extremely fresh and very tasty. The coffee was excellent and the service was good. I would definitely recommend when in Blenheim.

Thank MalteseBeauty
Reviewed 5 days ago

We sat downstairs at this café as had elderly person with us . The acoustics downstairs were terrible- very difficult to hear each other talking , especially when coffee machine going. The food and coffee were good however and service very friendly. Upstairs looked much...More

Thank RosemaryP54
Reviewed 1 week ago

We meet here with a friend we hadn't seen for a long time, the venue is quaint and lovely sitting in the sun catching up. The coffee is lovely and the food is very enjoyable and tasty.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Centrally located off Seymour Square, this cafe has liots of fresh options at reasonable prices. Also do takeaway. Sit upstairs.

Thank blindsaychef
PaddingtonPartington, Owner at Watery Mouth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear blindsaychef, Thanks for calling in and leaving your kind review. Pleased to hear you enjoyed your Watery Mouth experience and all our fresh, delicious meal options and great prices. With thanks, Juliet and the team at Watery Mouth Café

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food. We recommend the nachos a small bowl was huge! Friendly staff and a yummy coffee. Thanks team!More

Thank Discover820011
PaddingtonPartington, Owner at Watery Mouth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jocelyn M, Thanks very much for your recommendation - great to hear how much you enjoyed your delicious nachos and coffee as well as our friendly service. We really appreciate you taking time to post your feedback. Thanks for calling in, Juliet and the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The kumara stack and eggs benes were delicious! Service was great apart from one of the staff who was obviously having a bad day. Blatantly rude and didn’t make us feel welcome, but overall a great little cafe and would visit again. Employee of concern...More

Thank aplongford5
PaddingtonPartington, Owner at Watery Mouth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear aplongford5, Thanks for calling in to Watery Mouth. We're very pleased to hear how much you enjoyed our eggs bene and kumara stack but very disappointed by the treatment you received. This is not at all acceptable and we apologise. Thanks for bringing this...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A relaxing place with a good vibe - perfect for grabbing a bite to eat while travelling through Blenheim or in town on business for a day or two. The coffee's great and the Eggs Benedict is first rate (so much so that I returned...More

Thank LilJackHorner
PaddingtonPartington, Owner at Watery Mouth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear LilJackHorner, This is the feedback we love to receive - thank you! Delighted to hear we enticed you back for a second day with our delicious Eggs Benedict and that you enjoyed our relaxed vibe. Thanks very much for taking time to post your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I met three friends for a Friday after coffee. Staff are friendly welcoming and helpful. Coffee is deliciousMore

Thank PamR1530
PaddingtonPartington, Owner at Watery Mouth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear PamR1530, Thanks for calling in and for taking the time to post your feedback. We'revery pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your coffee and catch up with friends at the café. We look forward to seeing you again. Juliet and the team at...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Cuisine
European, Caucasian, Cafe, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 16:00
Monday
07:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
Friday
07:00 - 16:00
Saturday
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 High Street, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-578 3828
  • E-mail
Description
A big city cafe in a "little" town. Great coffee, fantastic local craft beers and lovely local wines. Our menu features local and seasonal fare, with options ranging from hot breakfasts to afternoon indulgences, a wide variety of cooked and pre-prepared lunches from our cabinet, as well as gluten-free and vegetarian treats. We can even make you up anything from our cabinets or menu as a picnic to go! We're open seven days a week from 7.00am until 4.00pm. We serve the bustling breakfast, lunch and coffee trade, and the cafe is a well-utilised space for meetings. We are fully-licensed and also love hosting private functions. Come upstairs for relaxed dining or enjoy the famous Marlborough sun outside.
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