From rags to riches, Frankton has long been touted as the Cinderella of Hamilton. With a rollercoaster history in its rearview, this railway suburb is under ongoing transformation, guided towards a rather trendy future. With plenty of beautiful old buildings, business investment and a younger population calling it home, Frankton is quickly rising as a destination.
01 Manuka Brothers
129c Norton Road, Frankton
A family business and cafe selling coffee beans roasted over manuka wood.
02 Volare Bakehouse
5 Gallagher Drive, Melville
Bread worth trekking over town for.
03 Good George Dining Hall
32A Somerset Street, Frankton
With a large outdoor area in amongst the brewing tanks, Good George is the perfect spot for enjoying a glass of beer in the sunshine.
04 The Lost Boys
45 Waterloo Street, Frankton
A café tucked away in the back streets of Frankton.
05 Gather Food House
5A Somerset Street, Frankton
Presentation is key to the ethos at Gather.