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“Nice cozy cafe”
Review of Nova

Nova
Ranked #29 of 405 Restaurants in Dunedin
Price range: US$3 - US$28
Cuisines: European, Cafe, New Zealand
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

It is located right next to Dunedin Public Art Gallery at the Octagon. The first evening (Saturday) I passed by it, it was so full that I tried another time (Monday). Staff were very friendly and service good. I ordered a beer and battered fish with fries and coleslaw. Food is not in big portion. Prices are a little bit on the high side. Overall, it's a nice place to go for coffee/drinks or a meal.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Walked in off the street for coffee and dessert because of the high ratings. Head waiter told us we could have a table but only for a certain period of time- which is fine but what an upright attitude he had. No smile to greet us, no friendly manner as he seated us. I ordered latte and requested cream instead of milk. This proved too difficult a task for the Barista. So I had to order the cream separately from the espresso in order to get what I wanted. We stayed and watched the staff while having mediocre coffee and dessert. The waitresses were friendly and helpful but felt like the Head Waiter and Barista were too good to be working there. Would not recommend or return.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We shared fish and chips. Sparkling water was served instead of regular water. Food was good. Service was good. Would recommend

Thank Teri A
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Nova has been here for a long time and is popular for brunch and light meals, salads and good coffee. Right next to the Public Art Gallery and other places in the Octagon. The 'injectable' doughnuts are well worth a try- you are given a large syringe to inject your doughnut with a filling of your choice!!

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Very welcoming and helpful staff. Interesting menu for vegetarians. Ample helpings of good quality food. No loud music. Right in the town centre and next door to the art gallery. Highly recommended.

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