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Hayes Common

33 Jellicoe Drive | Corner Plunket Terrace & Jellicoe Drive, Hamilton 3216, New Zealand
+64 27 537 1853
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“potato skins” (8 reviews)
“acai bowl” (5 reviews)
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New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
33 Jellicoe Drive | Corner Plunket Terrace & Jellicoe Drive, Hamilton 3216, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Recently, we dined at Hayes Common for lunch and to say we were impressed is an understatement! The food was delicious and was presented gorgeously. I ordered the panko fish which was cooked perfectly. The interior of the building was stylish and the overall ambiance...More

Thank hamiltongal7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cant rate this cafe high enough. Staff very friendly and so helpful. Made a special meal for our fussy vegan grandson and it was great. Plate of goodness made into a smiley face. Our meals were yummy. Will definitely be one of our go to...More

Thank Andrea W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service, huge tasty meals with a different twist and a peaceful ambiance,I was very impressed and would recommend.

Thank David55Sa
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had stake and duck wings. Both were really good!!! I may not say we can share the stake. We have to share long table with someone else which we don’t mind at all but I do mind some crumbs on it.

Thank 532phyuk
Reviewed 15 May 2018

I had a most delicious fish meal there and some tasty craft beers. The meal was beautifully presented and the only slight downside was the fact that it was just on the cold side. My friends were less satisfied with their meals, however. Apart from...More

Thank chiangmaicharlies
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Been there twice, everytime the food disappoints me. I know many people come here because of the ambience and easy parking. Some improvements on food would be better.

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We walked in at 5.45 pm on Friday night and this place was busy and for good reason it turns out The owner came and found us a table until 7.30 which was totally fine with us The drinks menu was very good and I...More

Thank raglantripper
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Super tasty and delicious. Last minute decision to eat here pleased the reviews we read we're on point. Highly recommend from a Wellington foodie...

Thank MiaDunlop
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Fabulous atmosphere - cozy and warm with cut flowers at the table. Super friendly staff and great food. Ordered the Salmon Bagel which was great. Fast service also.

Thank Haideelady
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We had prebooked a table but when we arrived the table hadn't been set so we sat around the bar. We were automatically given sparkling water which wasn't to everyone's taste and they quickly brought out still water as well when we asked. They had...More

Thank NMVino
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16 January 2017|
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Response from wez6699 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late response. Not sure if you can BYO best to call ahead.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Jellicoe Drive | Corner Plunket Terrace & Jellicoe Drive, Hamilton 3216, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 27 537 1853
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