Sentinel Café is everything you'd want from your weekday coffee spot. Offering an expertly crafted menu, calming decor and even executive meeting rooms for hire, it’s the ideal place for a catch-up with colleagues.
For a feast full of heart and soul, you’ll want to send Scotts Epicurean to the top of your brunching list.
On A Roll
On A Roll have clocked up a devout following of local foodies from all around Hamilton. The eatery itself is the embodiment of good vibes, whilst the menu will leave you salivating.
For hearty, authentic Chinese food, head straight to Dumpling House, a wholesome eatery serving up friendly vibes and even better dumplings. After operating for 12 years and opening two venues, this family-run establishment has truly made its mark on the Hamilton food scene.
Nestled amongst fruit trees, herb bushes and shrubs, Punnet Eatery is a home away from home for frequent visitors thanks to its homely interior, epic kids playground and family-run ethos.
A good ol’ bit of Kiwi ingenuity and a whole lot of hard work has created a watering hole in Matangi, made for locals, by locals. A couple of Hamilton mates came together with a love of home brewing and a bloody good tipple.
The Bearded Weasel
With the bustling restaurant culture of Hamilton on the rise, The Bearded Weasel brought to you by the creators of Mr Pickles is the fun, cheeky younger sibling serving up fried chicken to the masses.
The Lost Boys
A café tucked away in the back streets of Frankton.
A fancy yet cheeky bar and restaurant all in one, come here for your after work drinks.
A family business and cafe selling coffee beans roasted over manuka wood.
Garden Place Noodle Bar
Noodle lovers you’re about to win big, and that’s coz we’re going to tell you where to get some of the best noodles in town.
The headquarters for Hamilton brewers Brewaucracy. Come in to fill up flagons or try the latest brews.
A friendly bar with knowledgeable staff, offering 15 rotating craft beers on tap from all over the globe.
This little coffee shop is a one-man show.
Grey Street Kitchen
An East Hamilton community favourite.
Good George Dining Hall
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.
A thriving cafe that feels like a beach holiday.
Gather Food House
Presentation is key to the ethos at Gather.
This cosy cafe has fostered a loyal band of followers with it’s quirky sense of humour and it’s die-hard passion for coffee.
Anne Fern Coffee Shop
An unassuming, simple and stylish cafe.
Milton's style is bright, modern and refreshing, and with free WIFI too, you may want to order a couple of coffees and enjoy the atmosphere for a while.
The flavours at Madam Woo are unmistakably fresh.
The place for good chats, group hangs or after dinner drinks.
East Hamilton is the lucky home of this wonderful joint, providing delicious American-style, Southern fried meals for lunch and dinner.
Spacious, light and airy, the café makes a great spot to look out at passersbys or settle in with a magazine and coffee for the morning.