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Scotts Epicurean

181 Victoria Street, Hamilton 2001, New Zealand
(07) 839 6680
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Ranked #26 of 193 Restaurants in Hamilton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Sydney, Australia
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

If you are looking for a nice place to have breakfast in Hamilton, then you can't go past Scotts Epicurean in Victoria Street. We went there this morning for breakfast and it was very enjoyable experience. The coffee was well made not over roasted. I had the green eggs and ham with some black adding on the side- wow! My... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Went on a busy Sunday morning around 10:00-11:00 Coffee was really good start to an awesome brunch I got the healthy breakfast with salmon extra mushrooms and bacon was really good the salmon was cured and really nice not strong fish taste like other places I have been to the other two people got the same breakfast and the eggs... More

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Hamilton
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

My daughter and I had lunch. It was extremely busy so the only table was at the back. The waitress kept an eye out and moved us to a front table as soon as some others moved out. Food was amazing, as always and staff are exceptional. My daughter particularly loved the hot chocolate and the lemon cake I had... More

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auckland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

What an amazing place food a 10/10 coffee amazing love love love great service and good people impressed central to city make the effort well worth it

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I loved the pasta dish - I forgot what it's called - and the price was very, very reasonable. The cakes are all lovely, and the coffee was perfect. I didn't have a favourite cafe in Hamilton until I tried Scotts last month. It's unusual for such a small cafe to have such spacious outdoor seating, but Scotts has a... More

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I had heard great things for many years about this cafe so was glad to visit last week. My friend ordered first so when I came behind and found there was no decaf coffee I was stuck or I would have walked out. I had to order something so I chose hot chocolate which was OK but I far prefer... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

Ordered Scotts Lot the 'big breakfast' and was beyond disappointed with size of my meal. I noticed two items of the menu was missing from my plate. The waitress was very hesitant to take back my plate. Overall not impressed by the food or quality of service, I am writing this review with half the food still on my plate... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

I dined alone. Ordered scrambled eggs on toast. The eggs arrived with a single piece of dry toast 'plonked' on top of them. On lifting the toast I discovered the overcooked rather dry and sun tanned eggs cowering beneath. Just awful for any amount of money let alone their prices. The coffee was ok but certainly not the best in... More

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I called in here for lunch. I was so amazed with the service from walking in and leaving. I had the soup with a glass of wine finished off with a coffee. VERY NICE.

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Arrived just before 10:30 and finally had our order taken at 10:45. Waited over 50 minutes for our food to arrive and when it did, half of one of the meals was cold and the "chicken" in the other meal (chicken curry) only consisted of two small and boney peices of chicken. Some friends arrived as we ordered and decided... More

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