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“Busy little place”
Review of Hobnail Cafe

Hobnail Cafe
Price range: US$5 - US$11
Cuisines: Cafe
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast
Description: Our friendly and helpful staff will tempt you with the delicious breakfast or lunch menus. Our scrumptious homemade baking is made fresh on the premises everyday, and the delicatessen style food is perfect for a casual lunch, or food on the run. Meals can be made to order if you need to take away, or if you have a little more time to savour the flavour, enjoy in our cosy café either inside, or outside and lap up the sun. We are licensed too, so enjoy a beer or a glass of wine at the café with your meal. We also offer vegetarian meal options if you prefer. Groups are most welcome but advance notice is appreciated. Wifi is available with any Hobnail Cafe purchase, so if you want to catch up on messages and emails or upload photos from your Fox Glacier experience, then this is the perfect opportunity. The Hobnail Café is open from 7.30am daily.
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Nice place to eat, a little pricey for what it is but then this is a tourist town! Food was very nice and the staff were friendly. Free wi-fi. Good coffee, but small cups.
Plenty of seating both inside and out. This cafe is in the same building as the tourist gift shop and tours so expect it to be busy especially when the buses arrive.

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Thank Justwant2say
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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Saw good reviews so thought we would try this for breakfast. Look it was all adequate but I think maybe the reviews are comparing it with other poor offerings? The poached eggs on both eggs benedict dishes were hard (a definite no!), the other 2 lots of scrambled eggs were not great, the hash brown comes from a box and the bacon - although a generous serving - was overly honey-ed. would not return.

Thank mares71
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Stopped by for a quick snack....GR8 choice of fresh food in the glass cabinet and really good service. Anyone visiting FOX Glacier must experience this Café.

Overall--7/10

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Thank arby235
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Pleasantly surprised with the food. A good hearty breakfast and the service was great. Recommend the Bubble and Squeak. Would go back again for breakfast.

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Thank justrubyyy13
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We were not expecting much from cafés and restaurants in the area due to the lack of choice, but we were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food and we truely enjoyed our breakfast in the Hobnail Café.

Thank LaurC31
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