Olaf’s Artisan Bakery

Olaf’s (1 Stokes Road, Mt Eden) Tucked off Mt Eden’s main street, Olaf’s is an artisan bakery serving a range of baked goods and coffee to eat in or take away. The cabinet has a range of fancy and not so fancy cakes, tarts and baguettes, and the shelving behind the till is stacked high…

Arrowtown Bakery

Arrowtown Bakery (1 Buckingham Street) A visit to Arrowtown is never complete without a visit to the Arrowtown Bakery. Famed for its pies (and venison in particular), th e Arrowtown Bakery also does a good coffee and some delicious scrumptious pastries. Conveniently located on the very edge of town, there is a parking lot across…

La Cloche

La Cloche (97 Featherston Street and 134 Old Hutt Road, Kaiwharawhara) This cutesie little French place is so much more than just a bakery. With its flagship store  in Kaiwharawhara, it has more recent opened in the CBD. Another great addition to the Lambton/CBD area, La Cloche has popped up just across the road from Louis…

Maina

Maina (1 Havelock Road) No longer the  new kid on the block, Maina replaced what used to be The Post. During its transformation it endured a revamp, whereby it is now spacious and light. The tables are decorated with bunches of flowers which further increases the quaintness of the place. The breakfast menu is relatively…

Gipsy Kitchen

Gipsy Kitchen (4 Glamis Avenue, Strathmore) This place is cutesie, alternative and very Wellington; it makes a great stop for lunch if you flying in or out of Wellington, due to its proximity to the airport. The cabinet shows off some delicious baked goods, however nothing is labelled which can make it difficult working out…