Midnight Espresso has an eclectic décor, giving it a nonchalant feeling and a great atmosphere to enjoy coffee and a relaxed brunch on the cool Cuba Street in Wellington. The menu at Midnight Espresso includes a wide choice of breakfast and lunch options, ranging from simple foods to delicious original dishes that exhibit a range of different flavours. You can be sure to be able to find a good quality cup of coffee here at Midnight Espresso, where the coffee is treated with respect. The café is open until 3am, making this a perfect place to enjoy a coffee on your way home from the Cuba Street bars.
Midnight Espresso, 178 Cuba St, Te Aro, Wellington, New Zealand, +64 4-384 7014
Written on the black ceiling of the Memphis Belle Coffee House are many notes and well wishes from past customers, showing the real community atmosphere that is felt in this inner-city café. With a modest menu of sweets, cakes, and savory snacks and with miss matched second hand furniture and rather simple décor leaves one thing to be focused on: the coffee. Here they use fresh coffee beans from Flight Hangar Coffee and treat them with the upmost respect to provide incredible coffees time after time.
One of the busiest and most popular cafés in Wellington is Caffe Astoria, where, despite the large amount of customers, the service, food and coffee is always top quality. The traditional décor and furniture uses earthy tones and a consistent style that is uncluttered and creates a relaxed atmosphere. Taking ideas from many different cuisines from around the world, Caffe Astoria’s menu offers a huge variety of different dishes that are sure to please the tastebuds, as will the excellent coffee brewed from coffee beans roasted on premises.
Caffe Astoria, 159 Lambton Quay, Wellington, New Zealand, +64 4-473 8500
The monochromatic décor is brightened by huge windows that makes PreFab a relaxing and spacious place to go out for breakfast with friends or family. The fresh and seasonal menu is coupled with hot coffee that is roasted on site to bring a bit of homeliness back to the centre of Wellington. Keep an eye on their website, where they give details for upcoming events, including kids art and cooking classes.