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The Purple Weka Café and Bar is a home away from home where jovial, sociable banter mingles with aromas of coffee and fantastic food.

T Gold Award Winner



376 Riccarton Rd Church Corner Mall, Upper Riccarton P. 341 7421

he central light-filled café has comfortable seating, polished-concrete flooring and an outdoor courtyard. Owner Stu McDougall and his friendly staff really know how to keep kiwi-appetites content. Before the season ends, a must-try is the whitebait patty between mandatory white sliced bread and a wedge of lemon - a generous portion at $10.50. It’s a real Kiwi delicacy on a beer budget - and there’s beer and wine to enjoy it with. Being licensed, it’s also a great spot to host the Christmas work function. The blue cod is another delectable specialty, battered and presented with seasonal salad and chunky fries. Diners are also in for a nostalgic treat as the Cornish pasty maker, from Cornwall itself, is back. There’s traditional lamb’s fry and


Dine in or Takeaway

bacon and a hearty variety of tasty house-made cabinet staples. This includes bagels filled with salmon, which Stu lightly smokes over an infusion of green tea and orange. Always aiming to please everyone, there’s now almond milk - a healthy alternative with the organic Hummingbird double-shot coffee. Satisfied loyal customers leaving crumb-free, polishedclean plates are the reason for no actual sightings of the elusive purple Weka, apparently. But if you get up extra early for the big breakfasts when they open at 6am weekdays, you never know! The Purple Weka Café and Bar, 48 Fitzgerald Ave, opens 6am to 4pm Monday to Friday and 8am to 3pm Saturday and Sunday. Phone 366 0258 or visit

New Zealand’s

Dangerously good coffee for the true connoisseur to enjoy with the finest of deli food


Menu Online • Delivered or Click & Collect • FitCafé

Available for functions & catering services

Gourmet health food for busy people, delivered to your door. Designed by Nutritionists, prepared & cooked by our health food specialist Chefs, using local, free range, organic, wholefoods. Simply reheat & eat!

* Wheelchair access * Takeaways

* Private rooms * BYO wine & fully licenced OPEN 7 DAYS 5PM TILL LATE Lunch : Wed to Sun 12pm-3pm

PH.(03) 355 6229 13/14 CARLTON COURTS, 4 PAPANUI RD 60 October 20, 2016 Metropol

Mon-Thurs 7am-4pm Fri 7am-Late Sat & Sun 8.30am-3.30pm

Ph: 962 9629 112 Wrights Rd Addington Open for Breakfast, Lunch & Tapa’s Menu

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Metropol - 20 October 2016  
Metropol - 20 October 2016