The Grille Cafe

Breakfast & Lunch

Indulge in the best of Invercargill's fresh, locally-sourced cuisine at The Grille Café.

  • Delight in our breakfast-to-lunch menu packed with delicious ingredients.
  • Experience a charming museum cafe, fine coffee and modern Southland dishes.

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All-Day Menu
(V)-vegetarian  (VG)-vegan  (G)-gluten-free (DF)-dairy-free (N)-contains nuts  (*)-on request

Hoki, smoked fish, mussels, prawns, salmon served with toasted ciabatta

Toasted ciabatta, The Grille relish, free range eggs cooked your way
(V) (DF*) (GF*)

Eggs your way, potato rosti, slow roasted tomato, mushrooms, streaky bacon, sausages, ciabatta, The Grille relish

Mushroom medley, cashew cream sauce, baby spinach, served on ciabatta
(V) (GF*) (DF) (N)

Poached eggs, baby spinach, potato rosti, hollandaise (V) (GF)
Add - bacon $7.00
smoked salmon $8.00
mushroom $7.00

Toasted muesli with fresh fruit, berry compote, greek yoghurt and milk

Savoury lamb mince, baby spinach, parmesan, poached egg, hollandaise served on toasted ciabatta (GF*)

Chicken, mushroom medley, bacon, spinach, white wine cream sauce

with salad greens, fries, tartare, lemon

Topped with cheddar, mozzarella, bacon, aioli (GF)

Stewed apple, rhubarb and strawberry, topped with almond and coconut crumble, greek yoghurt and pouring cream (GF)

Topped with banana, blueberry compote and maple syrup
Add - bacon $7.00

Smoked salmon, cream cheese, pickled red onion, chives, baby spinach, aioli, popcorn capers

Chorizo, scrambled egg, fried shallots, baby spinach, red onion, chilli oil, served on turkish bread (*GF)

Ribeye steak, beetroot relish, lettuce, tomato, aioli, served on turkish bread with fries (*GF)
Add - Egg $3.50

with slaw, camembert, pickles, chipotle mayo, shoestring fries

with slaw, cheese, bacon, bourbon bbq sauce, shoestring fries (*GF)
Kids' Menu

Cheese roll, lolly cake, fruit, cheese, crackers, raisins

Sausages, bacon, fried egg, toast, tomato sauce

Chicken nuggets, fries, tomato sauce

Churros, chocolate sauce, whipped cream

Chicken nuggets, fish bites, mini hotdog, shoestring fries, tomato sauce


Book online with 48 hours notice or call ahead for flexibility. We can't wait to welcome you!

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The Grille Cafe

491 Tay Street, Invercargill 9810

Phone: 03 217 1202

Mon–Sun: 8am–4pm

Closed public holidays. Please see our social pages for up-to-date details.