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Hot Water Brewing Co

$$ - $$$, ,
1043 Tairua Whitianga Road | R.d.1, Whitianga 3591, New Zealand
+64 7-866 3830
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“burger” (8 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Brew Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1043 Tairua Whitianga Road | R.d.1, Whitianga 3591, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Although being a local and having tried the beer elsewhere previously, this was my first visit to the actual brewery. Service was terrific, food was not something I would ever return for. Fish and chips was awful and "Salad" served with it could be made...More

Thank Feesone
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in to try the local beers and we weren’t disappointed! It’s quite easy to drive past and is part of a camping ground, so keep your eyes peeled when driving! However, easy enough to pull over and turn around if you miss it...More

Thank 396gemmaw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to take a drive here as it was pouring with rain. When we go there lots of other people must have done the same thing as the place was packed. Despite it being really busy, service was great, staff were friendly and food...More

1  Thank p_pebbles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little place on the Seabreeze Campsite. Quality bar and restaurant, with excellent service. Beers are great too Warning - watch the cider, it’s easy drinking but very strong 6.5%. IPA excellent also

Thank Alan A
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We ordered pork rib, fish tacos and beef burgers and all of them were great, especially pork rib. Affordable price and friendly wait staff :) We really enjoyed the time there

Thank Jeff J
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Great customer service from the waitress, great beer and food :) Really enjoyed time there. My husband loved the beer there and lovely waitress was happy to serve us. Highly recommended!

Thank liyan w
Reviewed 20 September 2017

A group of friends stumbled upon this place, it would be very easy to miss. They offer a tasting tray of 5 beers, a great way to try something new. The beer was nice and the staff were very knowledgeable. The special of the day...More

Thank shazzzalongley
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Popped in for a drink after a day at the beach. Excellent IPA; range of other beers is also good. There is no atmosphere however. The outdoor seating area is next to a car park and the whole thing is in the middle of a...More

1  Thank Ross S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Stopped in for a quick beer and stayed to enjoy the food and the relaxing restaurant. Beer was really good and the food and wait staff were wonderful!

Thank mnal345
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We popped in, first time ever for lunch. Not impressed. Food was expensive $43 for two burgers & fries, service was slow, fries were nice, coke was lovely. Burger, not cooked through properly as mince patties were both pink in the middle. We pointed this...More

Thank TonyHeather
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Brew Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1043 Tairua Whitianga Road | R.d.1, Whitianga 3591, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Whitianga
  • Phone Number: +64 7-866 3830
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Tastes better from a can! Open Thurs -Sun from 11 am Brewery and brew pub, craft beer tastings, craft beer can fridge selection, plus onsite accommodation available at Seabreeze KIWI Holiday Park Welcome!
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