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Rush Munro's

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704 Heretaunga Street West | West, Hastings 4120, New Zealand
06-873-9050
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Hastings, New Zealand
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61 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

I've been going to Rush Munros since I was small - and the icecream flavours have expanded since then but still remain excellent! Consistent and memorable, I would recommend a stop and sit in the garden.

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Thank Monique B
Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
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98 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

The best ice cream in Hawkes Bay has to be Rush Munro's. The little shop and garden in Heretaunga Street is well worth a visit, there is a pond in the garden and it is a great place to relax whilst eating the many different flavours of ice cream that they have to offer. My favourite is the maple and... More 

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Thank Louise R
Hastings, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

If you want the best ice cream in town you just have to go to Rush Munros in Heretunga street in Hastings their milkshakes are pretty awesome to.

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Thank 53scotty2016
Napier, New Zealand
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63 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Rush Munro's has been in Hastings forever. This is the sort of place you always take visitors to, or drive to on a Sunday for a treat. The old fashioned painted wooden seats and tables are original as is the little garden and pond with goldfish. The ICECREAM is all natural with mostly locally grown fruit flavours. But wait there's... More 

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Thank Happycats3
Hastings, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Rush Munro's can't be beaten for ice cream... for as long as I can remember, well over 50 years ago, their ice cream was worth queuing up for! The flavours were always the best!

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Thank EvelynM1956
Auckland, New Zealand
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Who doesn't love ice cream. A quick stop on the way back to the airport. Service was quick and friendly, delay was on my side on what to choose, so many good flavours. Double cone but maybe I should have ordered the churros or the sundaes that I saw being delivered to the surrounding tables, arghhh, so much choice so... More 

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Thank megpage2015
Hastings, New Zealand
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

If you love ice cream then you will love this traditional NZ fruity ice cream experience. My favourite, Rush Munroe's Maple Walnut Sundae, with maple walnut and chocolate ice cream. Always great on a hot summer day, take a break, enjoy the shade under the trees, and take your favourite person, adult or children along, always good, always tasty.

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1 Thank 319jeant
Hastings, New Zealand
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Have been coming to Rush Munroe since I was a kid. Having thrown in coins into the fountain, i still love coming here every summer for an ice cream. Love how the ice cream still taste exactly the same as it did back when i was a kid. If you go, I recommend getting a table in the open garden... More 

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1 Thank Moori T
New Zealand
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Try the maple walnut sundaes or feijoa ice cream. Sheer bliss! The passionfruit sodas are also sublime.

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1 Thank Robinn
Hastings, New Zealand
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

If you're after an ice-cream of a special flavor and of good size then this is a must place to visit when you are in Hastings - you can either takeaway or sit and eat in the garden seats provided or under cover . This place has been around for years and the ice-cream is so good. Also Sundaes and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
New Zealand
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 704 Heretaunga Street West | West, Hastings 4120, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: 06-873-9050

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?