Smith the Grocer is a quality comfort food cafe and catering company based in Wellington, New Zealand. We are experienced caterers for corporate events, private dinners and cocktail parties. Our award-winning cafe is nestled amongst the classic surroundings of the Old Bank Arcade and offers a retail range of coffee and condiments ideal for gift ideas, boxes and also baskets for birthdays, Christmas or other special occasions.
Dine in the pleasant surroundings or take away. Great coffee is served and an extensive range of cold beverages, including wine and beer, all brought to you by professional, friendly staff in a unique fully licensed setting.
Please see our website for more details like opening hours.
Cafe looked pretty busy when we arrived, service here from the get go was great, greeted and seated really quickly. The decor here is really nice. The staff were experienced, coffee and food were absolutely amazing.
The staff were very friendly and helpful and the food was great. We came after recommendations from several friends and I would join them in suggesting this cafe as a great place for brunch. Portion size was just right and coffee was very good.
The location is pretty, the waiters were all very friendly and attended to us well. I ordered a burger which was really tasty. Certainly enjoyed meal. The friendly service and location contributed to an enjoyable experience at this cafe.
The decor is lovely, food is wonderful, the coffee is superb. Prices are maybe a little higher than some other places, but well worth while. Staff are friendly and happy to accommodate requests for extras.