On the sunny corner of the city gallery

open for breakfast from 7am and lunch from 11.30am on weekdays

breakfast from 8am and lunch from midday on Saturday

You can find us at

Civic Square, 101 Wakefield Street, Wellington 6011


  • Monday to Friday: 7am-4pm
  • Saturday: 8am-4pm


We offer catering in the City Gallery or the cafe for all types of events

be it an informal cocktail evening, product launch, formal sit down dinner or a cake for a morning tea shout

The Cookbook

Nikau Cafe - The Cookbook

“I wanted to show how I think about ingredients and how I decide what to cook. Essentially, I am produce led... and once you have that freshness, it's about not fiddling with your produce, just standing back and letting it shine.”

- Kelda Hains
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