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Jackson's Bakery & Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
Cafe, Fast food, British, New Zealand
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15 Middle Road, Havelock North, New Zealand
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Havelock North, New Zealand
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This Cafe is sited only a few steps from the Village Information Centre. Enjoy a Latte or two, on the sidewalk. Friendly staff and plenty of goodies to choose from.

Thank Sam202M
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Has this place changed hands or something? There were literally no other customers early afternoon - normally it would be buzzing. In ten years of going there, I have never been the only person there, even early morning. The three staff there today were too busy chatting to acknowledge me when I walked in. The woman who served me literally... More 

Thank PH1Napier
Rangiora, New Zealand
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Called in after a drive up to Te Mata Peak. Coffee was good & the beesting was absolutely yummy - might have to go back again before we have to go home - definitely recommend everyone try it out!

Thank carolyngibbs
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

I always stop here for their gorgeous filled rolls, these guys make all their own breads. I'm fussy with filled rolls and sandwiches and don't normally buy them at bakeries but these guys food is great. Good pies, sweet treats and breads too - bakery how you remember it.

Thank Ruth G
Hastings, New Zealand
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46 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

bought two hot chocolate and a beesting. Absolutely delicious and very quickly served up to us. great!

Thank Sarah_Star19
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61 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick snack. Tried their vege pie - really nice sauce and vegetable filling. The staff were really helpful in recommending local attractions/beaches. If we had more time to try their menu, we sure would have been pleased. A variety of baked breads in their cabinet.

Thank Kaitrip1
Napier, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

My Mother and I visited Jacksons Bakery on the first Monday of the school holidays. It was very busy. We were greeted by a very friendly and welcoming woman. We ordered coffee - a double shot cappuccino with cinnamon and an Americano with cold trim milk. I asked for double shots, Then the warming atmosphere was cut by an icy... More 

Thank mini552016
Hastings, New Zealand
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

Recently I stopped in for lunch with three people. Usually the food here is really good, but this particular day, I had a brown filled roll. The bread was dry dry dry, like it was 4 days old and the filling was pathetic, good lettuce, good meat, but the egg was a slither as was the tomato and that was... More 

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Mangawhai, New Zealand
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140 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

Family members suggested this for lunch after climbing Te Mata Peak. Yes, great pies and bakery items, very good coffee and nice tables on the pavement in the sun.

Thank PatriciaJoy
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

We always call in to this bakery shop as they've got good choice of pies, bread, coffee and cakes. Their pricing are pretty reasonable in the area.

Thank Eonlight

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Fast food, British, New Zealand
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Middle Road, Havelock North, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Havelock North

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?