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John's Bakery & Cafe

358 Heretaunga Street West, Hastings 4122, New Zealand
+64 6-878 8594
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (5 reviews)
“nice food” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
358 Heretaunga Street West, Hastings 4122, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

No raw spinach leaves on this breakfast plate! The real Kiwi breakfast options and this cafe is not at all pretentious. . It's great to see that you can get the real deal in Hastings.

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you get there before 9am you can get the early bird breakfast special of eggs, bacon, toast and hash browns for $10 NZ The coffee is good quality and the produce tast s fresh and unadulterated. The cafe is in the middle of town...More

Thank timrg1
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Once again we have visited Johns Bakery in Hastings and every time we are amazed at the quality of the food and service.The place is always squeaky clean and always very busy.The pies are some of the best in the Bay if not the best.

Thank bazzm109r
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

In the city . Sit inside or outside. Yummy food and very good service. Can get takeaways or cafe type food for morning afternoon tea or lunch. Their pies are fresh and yummy

Thank leoniehastings
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

I enjoy my time out to relax over a lovely coffee and normally a mini potato top pie. The staff are lovely and pleasant surroundings.

Thank ERrol M
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Another very good place to have morning or aftrernoon tea.always fresh and a very central location.The place always seem to be busy.very friendly staff.

Thank bazzm109r
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Friendly service and a good range of food. decor is a bit dated but then it's fairly slim picking in Hastings.

Thank Keithry
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Sat.27th May my wife and I called in for a snack and hot chocolate. I ordered a macaroni cheese dish and my wife ordered a bacon and egg filo. The filo arrived quickly but was just about thrown on the table by a young waitress...More

1  Thank waterwings2017
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Handy cafe/ bakery in town. Great to pop in and sit down for a nice quick lunch with friends or family. Reasonably priced with a very good range of food. Seating inside or outside . Outside seating is interesting on the pavement near the road...More

Thank leoniehastings
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Had lunch with my wife here and wasn't really impressed. They were under-staff on the day and have everything with 15mins minimum waiting time. Food prices a bit above average. One thing really pissed me off was I stand in front of the counter for...More

Thank tokutoshi
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  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 358 Heretaunga Street West, Hastings 4122, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +64 6-878 8594
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