Welcome to the Grape Escape Café

Nestled in a beautiful country garden, the perfect place to relax and enjoy great food and superb coffee…

The Grape Escape garden and entryA Classic Nelson Café Experience

Whether Lunch, Brunch or Afternoon Tea, enjoy the ambience of our cosy café, relax on the deck or outdoors under a sun umbrella or in the shade of a tree enjoying the garden.
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Baquet tables set up at Grape Escape Cafe, NelsonThe Perfect Venue for your Function

Private Evening Functions for 30 or more guests are available in the Café. Choose from our range of function menus which can be customised to suit your requirements.
Plan your Function Menu →


Grape Escape CateringWedding & Function Out Catering

John Appelman has over 25 years experience catering events in the region. John and the team can work through every aspect of the catering brief with you to help make your day truly memorable.
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Hassle free on-site parking, minutes from Nelson and Richmond
Great fresh food and coffee
Quality local wines, beers and juices
Distinctly Nelson shopping within neighbouring complex

Talk to us about your wedding or event catering requirements:
(03) 544 4341 or info@thegrapeescapecafe.co.nz