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The Good Oil Cafe

) #27 of 271 Restaurants in Dunedin €€ - €€€ Cafe, , European
314 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-479 9900
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“salmon salad” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
314 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the best cafe we visited in Dunedin, the choice of fresh food on the menu was amazing -- friendly, prompt service -- shame we tried it on our last day - one visit was not enough!

Thank Seamunkee
Reviewed 1 week ago

I like Good Oil and go there often but last visit was disappointing. Out with family and hoping to enjoy the occasion. My ravioli salad was tasty but tiny. I took it up to the counter to query the serving. Staff member just looked confused...More

Thank ChefMianz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here as it was recommended & on our way to cadburys, was very busy @ 0745am, found a small table & ordered, Coogee arrived before the cup of hot water I had asked for. Food was nice but French toast was a small portion...More

Thank marrekach
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend The good Oil cafe. Our coffees were beautiful as were our meals. My husband had the Big breakfast which he loved and I had the Kumara Mash with smoked salmon and poached eggs which was perfect. The meals were delicious and presented beautifully....More

Thank Natasha D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This has been our go-to place for breakfast and lunch in Dunedin for the past 7 years. Excellent food and great service. We've held two graduation dinners here, hiring the whole venue and they worked brilliantly. The food was fabulous and the management and staff...More

Thank Bridey2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great coffee, great service, great breakfast, great lunch, best savoury muffins in town! What more can I say? This place deserves to be on your social calendar!

Thank Noelyn h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this cafe twice. Great coffee and loved their cinnamon buns. Plus one friend had the big breakfast which he really enjoyed.

Thank redunn55
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I love mushrooms. So does my wife, which is why we both often indulge when we're out dining, as we did at The Good Oil. Service was good, with smiles amid the busyness of a Dunedin lunch period, and the coffee was so good, I...More

Thank GrayMcGowan
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great coffee and museli for. Real fast, fast efficient service, this place is great to stop and grab some breakfast

Thank Kruiza
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Stopped by for coffee and something sweet for afternoon tea. Great spot, and will definitely go back next time we are in Dunedin for a few days.

Thank philippagoile
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
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Open Hours
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 314 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-479 9900
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