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Black & White Cafe and Restaurant

$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
54 Fantham Street, Hawera 4610, New Zealand
+64 6-278 8318
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  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
54 Fantham Street, Hawera 4610, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yummy food, generous servings. Gluten free menu available but chips cooked in same frier. Excellent service and willing to learn and accommodate coeliac clients. Great view of the mountain.

Thank roxanneb470
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly service Yummy eggs on toast only $10 , the coffee was also good. No surcharge on the public holiday was appreciated Only complaint is it was quite cold inside the restaurant! Problem with the heater I think. Would definitely visit again for breakfast

Thank nzandreanz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in as a large family group of 10. The staff were super helpful and accommodating which made us all feel welcome. The food was excellent, and was just what we needed on a grey day. Highly recommended to all if you’re in the...More

Thank Conrad S
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner at the Black and White Cafe Restaurant. Husband had the ribs which were lovely, 2 of us had burgers they were lovely, one had steak which was unfortunately over cooked. The apple crumble dessert was amazing. Prices were very reasonable....More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We’ve had great lunches here before, but this was our first dinner. Service - welcome and waitering were great. Atmosphere and menu selection were fine but not outstanding. We chose the aged sirloin steak (very well cooked as requested, and hot) and crepes (delicious!) They...More

Thank dalfamnest
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

We have stopped here for lunch several times as it is on the main road and has plenty of onsite parking. Grounds are spacious as is the cafe. Both cabinet food and a menu available during the day. We keep going back so they must...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Great Place to stop for a lunch or a quick Coffee and Snack . Lots Parking ,Happy Smiling Staff . Might try for Dinner next time .

Thank Doug B
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Our family party of 12 decided on Christmas dinner out this year. After eating an excellent Sunday Roast dinner, we notice the sign stating open for Xmad dinner.The lunch time session was fully booked and were offered the 6.00pm as an option. On arrival we...More

Thank Gillian A
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Dinner at Black & White has been the nicest meal we have had in Hawera for ages. There is not much choice in town at the moment, so decided to give it a try and were pleasantly surprised. The setting was great, outside under a...More

Thank Clare B
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Great place to stop for lunch. Little baby play area helps a lot! I miss the good old days of phenomenally good dinners though

Thank HaydenBaylis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Fantham Street, Hawera 4610, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  Hawera
  • Phone Number: +64 6-278 8318
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