It's one thing to say you had a great coffee in Wellington, it's a whole different experience to say you had the BEST coffee in Wellington. I'll admit, it's a contentious subject, but even though Crumpet is really more of a bar than a coffee shop, I'd gleefully wait until 5pm for a coffee at this spot, and then pair it with a cocktail, of course. Decorationally speaking, it's a Belle Époque throwback, with honeycomb tile and cafe chairs, and classy drinks served in delicate coupe cocktail glasses. Oh, and jazz, of course.
By Maggie Fuller, AFAR Staff
109 Manners St, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-803 3846
Sun - Tue 1pm - 1am
Wed - Sat 1pm - 3am