Welcome to our epicurean cafe. Relaxing, warm and refined European style is combined with New Zealand and international cafe cuisine of fresh light meals, pastries, salads, snacks and desserts. Food is complimented with delicious coffees, fine wines and beers.
Modena Cafe will open evenings for drinks, meals, desserts and coffee from Wednesday 26 January, 2005. So come along and enjoy an evening of relaxation in our open courtyard or indoors, Wednesday through to Saturday. Bookings Taken.
ADMIN NOTE: This listing is no longer valid - the venue is closed.
As you walk through the doors of Modena Café, you will be greeted with subtle, intimate lighting, luxurious leather seats and chrome tables. The indoor dining area is very stylish, and the outdoor area is perfect for enjoying a morning coffee in the sun. Modena Cafe is also equipped for functions.
The cabinet display held a wide variety of food, ranging from quiches, pastas, filled foccacia breads and gourmet pizzas to sweet delights such as muffins, cakes and slices. Modena also have an all day breakfast menu, which we decided to take advantage of.
We ordered our food and drinks, and took a seat outside. Papers and magazines are provided for your entertainment. Before long our drinks had arrived, with a pleasant, artistic swirl pattern piped onto the Moccacino with chocolate sauce. Top marks for presentation. Our food arrived within a reasonable time and was very delicious and excellent value for money.
After our meal, the lady at the counter thanked us for our visit.
Bathroom stop was needed after brunch, and I'm happy to say everything was clean and tidy.
Modena Café is part of a huge store which sells everything you could possibly need for your home and garden. One could spend hours in this store. They have displays of everything including entire kitchens, spa pools, beds, bathrooms and carpets. Modena also has a wide selection of gourmet foods and ingredients for customers to purchase. They have a great selection of diabetic jams and preserves.
Modena Café also holds monthly cooking classes. They are held at 6pm on the first Tuesday of every month. Please visit their website for more information.
Random listing from 'Food'...
Real stem ginger mixed through our golden brittle and sandwiched between 2 layers of dark chocolate for a taste sensation like no other.
Hand-made and broken into assorted sized pieces, this is a chewy golden toffee brittle made with New Zealand Butter. All Natural ingredients. Real pieces of stem ginger studded in the brittle,sandwiched between two layers of our smooth dark chocolate. This is a sweet made for grown ups. Ginger is ... more...
All trademarks, images and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective companies.
KIWIreviews is an independent entity, part of the Knock Out News Group. This is a free public forum presenting user opinions on selected products, and as such the views expressed do not necessarily reflect the opinion of kiwireviews.nz and are protected under New Zealand law by the "Honest Opinion" clause of the Defamation Act of 1992. KIWIreviews accepts no liability for statements made on this site, on the premise that they have been submitted as the true and honest opinions of the individual posters. In most cases, prices and dates stated are approximate and should be considered as only guidelines.
"Why do banks charge a fee on 'insufficient funds' when they know there is not enough?"