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$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
201 Sandwich Road, Hamilton 3200, New Zealand
+64 7-849 0632
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (20 reviews)
“corn fritters” (11 reviews)
“sandwich” (5 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 Sandwich Road, Hamilton 3200, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 291 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fabulous coffee every time. But crowning glory is the lovely smile and huge welcome from Maria. Always remembers us, our order and food intolerances. Worth her weight in gold.

Thank Beenhair
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Missed breakfast so stopped for brunch. This is secretly my favourite cafe in Hamilton. Again I am not disappointed. Never disappointed. Great that they have cornfritters on the menu and they are to die for. Coffee super smooth and perfectly made. Friendly waitresses and greeted...More

Thank Genelle S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The service at this place wasn't the greatest as we got given menus and told to sit down. The waiter said we had to go inside and order our food. Which meant waiting in a line to be served to order food. The food its...More

Thank Oliver F
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Great coffee, lovely smiling staff, always welcoming and attentive. Open till 5pm, so you can still get a late afternoon coffee, made by a real barista - amazing! Good food, large portions. I find the scones and muffins too large on my own, so sharing...More

1  Thank Beenhair
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere. And meal was lovely, and well presented. Was a cold day so everyone inside. Very cramped.

1  Thank ccmainstream
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Great suburban cafe and popular with the locals as it was buzzing. Quickly managed to find a table for 3 of us. Warm welcome from wait person. Order at the counter and coffees arrived soon after. Excellent. Food tasty and nice. My dad loved his...More

1  Thank Sassysas1970
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

It’s hard to dine somewhere new when you have food allergies but wow; what a great place! Even tho they were pretty busy, Cinnamon has attentive wait staff who went the extra mile to double check my order was due to a food allergy rather...More

1  Thank Carol_Howell
Reviewed 10 August 2018

I happily travel from south of Hamilton, just for the coffee here. As a pleasant bonus: the friendly service, yummy eats and great patio. It's always about the coffee for me - and this is the place.

1  Thank TJ269
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Went there for business lunch . Not busy at all . Food was cold and bland . They need to train there staff regarding gluten free and vegan options.

Thank lalitk404
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Came for breakfast after having dinner at a top vietnamese restaurant the night before. I had their "crispy chicken" and a side of rice. I gave it 10/10 ... The "buttermilk crunchy chicken with pineapple fried rice and sriracha sauce " at Cinnamon Cafe far...More

1  Thank GazJ55
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Sandwich Road, Hamilton 3200, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-849 0632
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