The Coffee Lab Roastery Cafe opened in April 2012. We focus on coffee but also have a delicious BRUNCH MENU with the kitchen open until 2 pm for plated cooked hot kitchen meals.
COFFEE LAB CAFE is a large cafe able to seat over 80 people and is a great place for business brunches where we can seat large groups up to 12 around our large table.
We have a small but delicious cafe menu including all the ususal suspects such as Eggs Benedict, Avocado Bruschetta, The Grand Lab BIG Breakfast, Chicken Burgers, French Toast, Pancakes, Organic Acai Bowl, Salads, Creamy Mushrooms, Poke Bowl and more including our daily delicious baked cabinet cakes, slices and artisan desserts and daily filled breads.
We use free range products, WILD WHEAT BREADS and as much as possible local sourced high quality NZ porducts. Our oil for aoili and all cooking comes from the sunflower seeds grown and produced in the South Island, Our Honey comes from JR Friends in the South Island, Eggs from the award winning Henergy company in the Wairarapa. Our meat for the Scotch Fillet sandwiches is the best from Handpicked in the South Island and so much more stories of ethical sustainable deliciousness!!!
Hidden away in the Wairau Valley with lots of free parking, outside seating, sunny spots to sit in, WiFi for those wanting to do some work (bring your devices charged up as we dont have spare power points sorry!!!).
We have amazing espresso on tap (specialty grade SINGLE ORIGIN coffees from 3 grinders that changes most days). This is served from out 3 group SLAYER ESPRESSO MACHINE and the best "water for coffee reverse osmosis water filtration system". Filter coffee and Cold brew is also availavble. Disclaimer - we do not do Starbucks style frappe coffees, we do however do authentic iced coffees and an array of delicious real fruit smoothies for those wanting healthy non coffee options.
FRESH COFFEE FOR HOME is availbale in 250gm and 1 kg bags with the varieties changing weekly and regular appearances of our Premium Blend, Costa Rica La Minita, and always a variety of our more than 20 single origin coffees from Brazil, Costa Rica, Colombia, Ethiopia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Kenya, Panama, Sulawesi and even coffee from Yemen. We are always on the search for high quality single origin coffees which we import to bring you something special.
WE ARE HERE TO SERVE YOU!!! We look forward to seeing you every day except Sunday when we close for family time. Please write a google review as we love to hear from you! We don't do bookings, but we can for larger groups if you want! But mostly just turn up!
Join us on our love affair with coffee and food and people! We look forward to seeing you and your family and friends!
The Coffee Lab Family xox