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Black & White Cafe

) #4 of 15 Restaurants in Hawera $$ - $$$ Cafe, , European
54 Fantham Street, Hawera 4610, New Zealand
06 2788318
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“side salad” (4 reviews)
“mash” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
54 Fantham Street, Hawera 4610, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Back from Australia visiting family - lunch time venue for us - neat tidy attractive decor, ample choice of food from the menu, well presented, tasty satisfying meals, friendly wait staff, - great view of Mt Taranaki

Thank Trevor P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was not a good experience. I was passing through and decided to stop for lunch and a coffee. There wasn't a great selection of cabinet food, but it didn't matter as as soon as I walked in the door I was greeted and issued...More

Thank Carole B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The café got new owners and managers last year and since then the quality of the food has really gone downhill. They now don't open in the evenings. Went two weeks apart and had the same dish (savoury crepes). The first time it was lovely....More

Thank Khaki53
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

I've reviewed this before and am still very impressed. We were concerned about limited menu selection but there was enough for us all to choose very happily. Good selection for kids, and a little play area for them gave the adults some space. Friendly and...More

Thank dalfamnest
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for lunch on way up to NP - whilst staff were friendly, the menu is limited and the food was very disappointing at best. I ordered the steak burger - the meat was fatty and the burger very soggy given excessive sauces and...More

Thank theotherphileasfog
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Recently visited for evening meal with set menu. Staff were far from pleasant with communication styles that left you feeling a nuisance and not having your needs met. A simple request for well done steak was outright rejected in a defensive and certainly unfriendly manner...More

Thank warrennic2017
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This does not meet the expectations of the number one cafe in Hawera. We visited for lunch on a Sunday. Had the big breakfast for $19 and fettuccine for $18. Not too bad but over priced for average food. Wanted lemon meringue pie but at...More

Thank Janelle J
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This was our first visit. Service was courteous and very prompt. I had the special on the blackboard- venison stew. It was well-prepared with carrots and mash. They serve nice coffees. Beer, wine and spirits are available. We will return to try their other menu...More

Thank ebinde
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Absolutely would recommend this Restuerant to anyone wishing to have a nice dinner out with top notch food and wonderful atmosphere

Thank Vinaki1
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Great place to sit in the sun with a wine and a platter for the afternoon. Service is average but still a nice spot.

Thank emomuffinpie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Fantham Street, Hawera 4610, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  Hawera
  • Phone Number: 06 2788318
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