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Bay Espresso - Karamu Road

141 Karamu Road, Hastings 4201, New Zealand
+64 6-876 5682
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“beans” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
141 Karamu Road, Hastings 4201, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have only been here once but we did enjoy it. The food was tasty and staff pleasant :) Great place to stop in when biking.

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always love a good coffee here, also a great chai latte. The food here I highly recommend giving a try. It's a great little place that deserves a visit.

Thank MaxTugger
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good for indoor or outdoor eating. Coffee is consistently good. Interesting range of food on offer to cater to all tastes and diets.

Thank Bern476
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

The smoothest bean blend around. Food-wise I prefer their Omahu Road branch... But their freshly-roasted beans are the best.

Thank Eire108
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I've been there once and never come back. The cafe itself is really nice, I like the style and the staff is friendly and welcoming. Unfortunately they give small portions of food for what you pay for. Me and my boyfriend had the large portion...More

Thank Maria Chiara M
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Great little place with awesome coffee. A Hawkes Bay institution. Service is well above average. The food is mostly great but the cakes and slices are not quite as good, ok though. We go to the various branches regularly and are never disappointed.

Thank Aaron B
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Usually avoid places renowned for the coffee as I drink tea but gave it a go. Went here for breakfast and ordered pancakes served with seasonal fruit. A bit disappointed that the seasonal fruit was banana and bacon but the pancakes themselves were nice and...More

Thank 523angeg
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Super trendy café! Really nice atmosphere but sadly, no WiFi. Very popular place amongst hawks bay. Cake, food and coffee on offer. And the price is reasonable.

Thank Mathew B
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

You can never go wrong with this place. I had the mushroom, spinach and poached eggs with hollandaise on the side. The husband had poached eggs with a side of tomato and black pudding. The MiL had the crepes which were light and fluffy with...More

Thank Sassysas1970
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great place for coffee, morning or afternoon tea or lunch. Food nice too and service good. Handy to Hastings

Thank leoniehastings
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
08:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Karamu Road, Hastings 4201, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +64 6-876 5682
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