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Address: 227 Heretaunga Street, Hastings 4120, New Zealand
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+64 27 656 8959
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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A nice relaxing quirky place

A few drinks after work. Such a nice place hidden away in the centre of the city to relax in all different areas inside and outside. Live music food and great service. Only... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
leoniehastings
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Hastings, New Zealand
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Hastings, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A few drinks after work. Such a nice place hidden away in the centre of the city to relax in all different areas inside and outside. Live music food and great service. Only downside is drinks are a bit pricey but would go again

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Napier, New Zealand
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great sounds, fab selection of wine and beer,and yummy bar food. But best of all the people and the place have a sense of humour -always fun, welcoming and you will want to stick around. The range of people is as eclectics as the the decor - you can be guarantee interesting conversation. Because food is my thing I have... More 

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Great night out with a group of friends. We ordered 2 platters which were nice. Olives. Salami, cheeses sundried tomatoes nuts breads olive oil. Good value for $25 each. I know it's a bar, but on a mid week it would be nice to be able to buy a coffee as some of our group don't drink alcohol. Fantastic atmosphere.... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We had an enjoyable brunch here with family including 2 young kids. Most meals were excellent although the poached eggs were a little overdone and 2 requests for the meals (no onions on one and sauce on the side for the other) were missed by the kitchen but they did redo those without complaint. A good menu and excellent cabinet... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Friendly bar, eclectic decor, nice wine list, local beers. A good place to hear some local live music.

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Napier, New Zealand
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25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The Common Room is a great asset for Hastings. Regularly hosting live music from local and travelling NZ artists, this recently renovated bar provides a relaxed environment where you can either choose to sit in a separate area with couches and have wine, conversation or a casual light meal, or enjoy the live music in another room next door, a... More 

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