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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


$15 - $27
Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night

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Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Went out to celebrate a birthday! As a bonus it was Quiz night! 3 chose fish and chips and I had pork 3 ways which was very nice. The quiz was good fun run by a very good host and we enjoyed it immensely. Dessert...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Robyannalf
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

We have eaten here a few times over the years and the has always been consistently good. This time we went for entrees of Fish Chowder and Chicken Satay Kebabs which were both good and the Salmon and Vegetarian Lasagne for mains which were also...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TheSnakebite
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

We dined on a Saturday afternoon post photoshoot for a 40th wedding anniversary. Two children one baby six adults, walk-in. Absolutely impressed that even with a full cafe they took the time to scramble together odd tables to ensure we were accommodated. Instant brownie points!!...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank ShazTKmo
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Not our first time at this restaurant, we were not disappointed. Our entree of the New England Style Seafood Chowder was creamy and full of flavour. Highly recommend it as a wonderful starter. The Aged Beef Fillet and the potato onion gratin was tasty as...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kayody
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

We didn’t eat at this Cafe, but it was clean and well prepared for large parties. The bar stock was a bit limited but the staff are genuinely friendly.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Hungry_Weka
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Our family of five 3 kids from 7 to 10 years had a wonderful meal at WhatEver. Friendly staff, great food and they knew what was in it. Our various gluten and dairy free needs were easily and efficiently met. We, unusually, went there just...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank nealmclennan
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Absolute 5 star!! In every way. On a 1 night away from kids we were looking for a perfect evening.. Checked every restaurant in Hamner online. Couldn't decide... then found Whatever tucked away.. the name caught our attention and getting late decided.. "Ah Just Whatever!"...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ChristineM3947
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Thank you for the most beautiful dinner on our trip to Hamner Springs. Really wanted to go for lunch and have the seafood chowder but at this time of the year not open for lunch. Had to go for dinner as the menu was amazing....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank KayE431
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Dined with 30 Family members on Saturday 29th July and felt very welcomed and treated by friendly competent staff and owner ... had delicious entrees and mains which everyone enjoyed. A fun enjoyable experience and we will all go again to sample more of their...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank SueW3092
Reviewed July 31, 2018

We dined in on a Sunday night, so was somewhat quiet. The service we got was jovial and overall very friendly. I ordered a port but as they had run out I got a small glass of the remainder free of charge, a nice touch....More

Date of visit: July 2018
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