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Cafe Jacko

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8 George Street, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
+64 6-359 3303
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

With a only a limited time for lunch we had only one option:Jackos. From past experience we knew we wouldn't wait too long and we weren't let down. A smooth and fast paced service without cutting corners and a cheery delivery to our table by Jacko. It's always a ponder what to have ---- it's all good. Chrispy battered fish... More 

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Thank _christinajojor
Wellington, New Zealand
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Gem of a café with great vibe, excellent service, and fresh yummy food. We had the lambs fry and bacon, and Eggs Bene. Food came out quickly straight after it was cooked, which is a refreshing change from some of our Welly options. Awesome coffee.

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Thank VillaInTheVines
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This place is great for brunch. Great service and didn't have long to wait for our food to arrive on table. Order the works omelet and it was huge. Filling was cheese, spinach, ham, tomato and mushrooms for $17.90. While eating the place started filling up with customers and a lot of takeaway coffee. Great location and of course I... More 

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Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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65 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Called in for lunch on a busy Saturday morning. Service was great, coffee fantastic & food fresh, fresh, fresh! Eggs Bene on hash browns with a side of spinach to cut the richness of the organic eggs & hollandaise was very good. A squeeze of lemon would have made it perfect! My kind of music was playing in the background... More 

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Thank kiwiprobins
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

One of the best around and have been a regular customer. The food and service has always been great and more importantly consistent. The staff are friendly, great food options and always a good sign when it is heavily visited with people. Have only ever been there for early or late lunch and a fairly good location.

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Thank Dukenukem30
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Morning from hell. Couldn't get a lift from the garage. Looking for the bus stop. Thought I'd try Jackos for R &or R. Card declined. Patient very friendly staff. Winding down time. Great atmosphere. Food tastes great. Rich yolks.

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Thank TheBeastIsHungry
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

A busy cafe offering light lunch/brunch with good choices and lovely coffee, and friendly staff, a popular city cafe.

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Thank suzukigw
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

This is becoming a real favourite Cafe for me to visit for brunch or lunch. The staff are always friendly and they make their scrambled eggs, the good old fashioned way...on the stove. Nothing worse than microwaved eggs and some cafe's do that. I enjoy the atmosphere and plenty of seating.

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Thank Debsfoodreviews
Manawatu-Wanganui Region, New Zealand
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30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

I never used to go here, but have been going more and more lately. They make the best scrambled eggs ever! Beautiful free range eggs and moist. Nice toast, the coffee is always good and the staff are always welcoming. Nothing is too much trouble for them.

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Thank charlene287
Waiouru, New Zealand
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

George Street is the place to go if you are looking for good coffee and good food and Jackos is no different! Pretty hard to miss the bright yellow cafe! Always friendly staff, quite popular but not difficult to get a table! Amazing food and amazing coffee and other drinks! Been here multiple times and the quality is always very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 George Street, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
  • Phone Number: +64 6-359 3303
Description
Just around the corner from the square area is a cafe with style

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?