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Bay Espresso - Karamu Road

141 Karamu Road, Hastings 4201, New Zealand
+64 6-876 5682
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
141 Karamu Road, Hastings 4201, New Zealand
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Reviewed November 15, 2015

small intimate place with a nice court yard out the back to sit on sunny days. Food is always nice and a great variety of cabinet and menu to choose from.

Thank Dianne T
Reviewed October 27, 2015

Have been frequenting this cafe for about 15 years. Food and coffee great and staff very friendly, and with a lovely out door area.

Thank JosN905
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Love stopping here and getting a Soy Flat white - love the taste of the coffee and the service. The food looks great although usually don't get anything as I am a Coeliac and prefer savoury options ( a pinwheel scone is my fav).

Thank NurseLK46
Reviewed August 3, 2015

A busy well positioned Cafe. Excellent selection of good food. There is also a specials board which changes regularly

Thank Barry W
Reviewed August 2, 2015

Good food, good coffee, good company. You a,ways know what a cafe serves good good and coffee as its packed to the brim. Good old fashioned friendly kiwi hospitality.

Thank Meridee K
Reviewed July 1, 2015

Always a great coffee and this particular site has a great little garden area to sit in while enjoying your break in the sun

Thank circe391
Reviewed June 4, 2015

This is one of my special watering holes. Coffee is great, food is great, service depending on staff can fluctuate but overall high standard is expected with friendliness, attention to regulars, provision for little children in play area and with high chairs available. Outside is...More

Thank 55Donnah56
Reviewed April 15, 2015

Four of us called in for a snack Easter Sunday. This place was buzzing,friendly staff were flat out ,so many customers. We sat in the back garden, was quiet and pleasant. the coffee excellent, and cabinet food delicious. One of the best selections of gluten...More

Thank ERrol M
Reviewed April 4, 2015

Bay Espresso have always been a quality place for coffee and still are, sadly its the Breakfast options that are on the decline... Popped into the flagship Karamu Road store this morning as on my precious day off from a very mental wine vintage schedule...More

Thank Sgmay
Reviewed March 28, 2015

If you are driving around and come across a Bay Espresso Cafe, stop for coffee. They make the best coffee in Hawke's Bay, luckily there are 5 or so BE cafes around. The coffee and food is consistent across all of the cafes. The breakfast...More

Thank NZer71
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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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