Category Archives: New Plymouth

Table @ Nice Hotel

Catching up with some of Mr Wasabi’s friends at the Nice Hotel’s restaurant Table.  Table is not like your normal chain hotel restaurants where the decor is fairly minimal.  This was more like a good boutique restaurant with arty decor … Continue reading

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Federal Store

Federal Store looks to be a cross between an American diner and a retro café sporting old décor that you would normally find in your grandmothers house.

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Okurakura Winery

I must admit that it has been a while since I last had a degustation, and since I had not had any time to research where to eat in New Plymouth due to my little one ‘Sweet Pea’ demanding a … Continue reading

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Ozone Coffee

It is amazing how a provincial down can grow to establish itself as a food town.  Last time I was here, I was struggling to find decent places to eat.   But on this visit there seems to be a … Continue reading

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Chaos Cafe

Chaos Cafe had always been on my places to go to in New Plymouth.   The last time we were here, we were staying at the neighbouring hotel which had included breakfast, which meant there was no real reason for me … Continue reading

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Petit Paris

Petit Paris is an authentic French Bakery and Cafe located in the heart of central New Plymouth.  We were walking past and saw the sign ‘French Bakery’.  Since I have a soft spot for delicious French patisserie I had to make … Continue reading

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Aporo Cafe

Decided to pop into Aporo cafe during a weekday lunch time as I had a 25% coupon from the Wellington Entertainment book that was given to me. Everytime I walk past, the cafe is never full and tends to only … Continue reading

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The Empanada Kitchen

My old favorite haunting ground when I come to Queenstown – The Empanada Kitchen.  The Empanada Kitchen started off as a small stall selling South American empanadas (a South American snack food containing various fillings encased in pastry which are … Continue reading

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The Garlic Press

With one night in New Plymouth, we thought we would go to Andre’s one of the best restaurants in New Plymouth, however they were not open so we decided to go to The Garlic Press  which was around the corner … Continue reading

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