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WhatEver! Restaurant

5 Conical Hill Road | Unit 1, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
+64 3-315 5037
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
New Zealand, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
5 Conical Hill Road | Unit 1, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely day in Hanmer, we stopped for coffee in the sunshine outside, friendly staff and good coffee, nice atmosphere

Thank kiwiaz
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Maybe it was what we ordered but our main course of chicken stuffed with apricot and camembert was very plain. There was hardly any stuffing and the cheese virtually undetectable. This was presented on black rice which was the only interesting thing on the plate...More

Thank Judith16
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only had one night in Hamner and stumbled on this restaurant while having an evening stroll. Menu was varied, food was excellent and the service good, not too expensive. I noticed a "for sale" sign outside so hope it isn't going to close. Would...More

Thank lalapalooza2014
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

My friend and I went to this restaurant, after the advertised opening time of 0900. The menu on the outdoor stand looked good and not outrageously expensive. It had Eggs Benedict, which we wanted to try! However, when we tried the door, it was locked....More

Thank Sarra H
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful meals. Staff are very friendly and attentive. This is the 2nd time we have been here and will be back many more times. Hubby had big breakfast and it is big and not dripping in oil like some places. Pancakes are so fluffy and...More

Thank blenmcc
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Good old kiwi food also with a few variations and good value. Catered for a coeliac no problems, quite a few options. Nice beer too.

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We chose Whatever to celebrate our friends birthday. The staff entered into our celebrations by chanting in the cake, encouraging other clients to join in the singing. They were more than happy to serve the cake as our dessert, even though we had bought it...More

Thank shl_10
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I really enjoyed the food, friendly efficient service and atmosphere here. Good value, handy location.

Thank Hatter218
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Rocked up unbooked, 2 adults 2 kids. Great friendly service. Kids meals great, no frozen battered stuff in sight. Fish of day was superb, simple dish, no fuss, lovely light tempura, simple salad not all drowned in sauces. Generous but not OTT servings. Lovely atmosphere,...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This place has a lot to offer. The service was brilliant and the breads and dips were yummy. I had the sirloin steak and hubby had the fish and chips. Hubby really enjoyed the fish.. so light and tasty and we loved the chunky chips!...More

Thank marie206
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pixie108
10 March 2016|
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They have a vegetarian lasagne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Conical Hill Road | Unit 1, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Hanmer Springs
  • Phone Number: +64 3-315 5037
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