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 Volare Bakehouse
5 Gallagher Drive, Melville
Bread worth trekking over town for.
02 The Lost Boys
45 Waterloo Street, Frankton
A café tucked away in the back streets of Frankton.
03 Gather Food House
5A Somerset Street, Frankton
Presentation is key to the ethos at Gather.
04 Manuka Brothers
129c Norton Road, Frankton
A family business and cafe selling coffee beans roasted over manuka wood.
05 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.