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Joe's Garage

$$ - $$$, , Gluten Free Options
6 Bryce Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
+64 7-839 2178
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“schnitzel” (5 reviews)
“pizza” (32 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Bar, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
6 Bryce Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went to Jos garage with my husband for dinner nice atmosphere, lovely staff, didn't have to wait for our meals to long when busy. But when our meals arrived they were nothing like we were expecting they were real small and I was still hungary...More

Thank 198,457
Megan M, Owner at Joe's Garage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi there, thanks for the feedback. Can you please email me through your contact information on brooked@lonestar.co.nz please.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food service and drink breaky lunch and dinner. Coffees awesome and there is a loyalty programme that earns points for spend. If you are looking for a great venue and food drop in here.

Thank Youngman321
Megan M, Owner at Joe's Garage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the awesome feedback, we hope to see you again soon! cheers

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We come here a lot. Food is great and nice selection. Love the tasty pizzas. I like coming here with family, kids and big groups. Staff are always friendly and chatty. Service is consistent and flowing. Atmosphere is cool with a good vibe to want...More

Thank karina f
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great feedback Karina, we look forward to seeing you again soon. cheers

Reviewed September 7, 2017

I come here about twice a year and it's always been a good honest breakfast. This time, asked for poached eggs. Nope, they only do fried and scrambled (not sure why they have poached eggs on the menu ??). Ok, so I asked for fried...More

Thank Graham020
Reviewed August 8, 2017

I was in Hamilton on a Monday night, things are pretty quiet on a Monday night in the winter, but this place was warm, had friendly staff and the menu, while fairly basic had a good selection, and when the food came, it was well...More

Thank MartinCAuckland
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

In need of a caffeine fix after making a left turn instead of a right, we came across Joes Garage, great atmosphere, set of by shifting spanners as the door handles,quirky with napkins on old model tin trucks. The coffee had a great taste, creamy...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed July 9, 2017

One of the worst breakfasts. I waited 1hr 30mins for a basic meal "Gorgeous George" that came out oily, over cooked and the hash brown was just a few potatoes chopped PLUS waiting for that amount of time you expect the eggs to be cooked...More

Thank Kirst161
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Went with a friend for some lunch - both our meals were excellent. I had the Chicken Burger, and she had the Caesar Salad. Nice spot, though during the week I think parking may be an issue as not many free spaces about.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal. The simple dishes were well prepared and served, service was good and prices seemed fair.

Thank B B
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Food is good, price a little above average. Coffee used to be very good. But now, and for the last 3 months, the coffee ranges between just ok sometimes to very poor and not drinkable most of the time. When I am there because I...More

Thank Hippynz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Bryce Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-839 2178
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