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Hydro Majestic - CLOSED

33 Jellicoe Drive, Hamilton 3216, New Zealand
+64 7-859 0020
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good25%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
29 Jun 2017
“Excellent coffee but don't break anything, they charge.”
22 Oct 2016
“New owners thank god! ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
33 Jellicoe Drive, Hamilton 3216, New Zealand
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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent coffee stop and used often by our walking group, 8+ in number. However was greatly disappointed when an accidental breakage by one of our members elicited a charge of $30.00. A $40.00 charge was initially asked for but an exclamation by another member had...More

Thank Ea N
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

After a major revamp the broken down Hydro is now Hayes Common. The new owners have realized the full potential of this cool site. New menu, Good George on tap friendly staff. Best thing to happen to it

Thank i-r-mikey
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Nice cafe near the river in the suburbs. Nice cafe food. Very popular. You need to book. Now known as Hydro. Reasonable prices. Wheelchair friendly. Indoor or outdoor seating.

Thank Ianleigh M
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch. There weren't many other people in the restaurant, but our coffee took 20 mins to arrive. I ordered avocado smash, when it arrived it appeared to be a sauce dish with shop bought grey/green guacamole, half a tomato and 2...More

Thank laura m
Reviewed 24 June 2015

A very popular place to eat, which provides organic dishes and vegetarian options near the Waikato River in Hamilton. It pays to book. The food is delicious and the prices mid range. Lovely for breakfast, lunch or brunch in the sun!

Thank Ianleigh M
Reviewed 2 May 2015

After a morning shopping in Ham East, we decided to nip down to the Hydro as my partner knew the previous owner and said it used to be magnificent. It's anything but now, and is a shadow of its former self. * Service: Friendly and...More

Thank theeternalsunrise
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Medium/large group. This cafe: 1. Forgot 3 drinks; 2. Didn't deliver 3 meals until reminded; 3. Took an hour to get all the meals; 4. Never checked we had all our drinks; 5. Never checked we were satisfied with our meals, nor actually HAD all...More

Thank Robyn W
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Delicious hot chocolate and cheese scones in a nicely situated café on the north bank of the river, on the river walk.

Thank GeordiefromSheffield
Reviewed 6 March 2015

Went there for weekday lunch and both ordered burgers. $15.50 each for cheap supermarket bun with 2 slices of tomato, 2 outside lettuce leaves, 1 tsp of beetroot relish and a pattie that i am sure was 40% salt was not great! AND not served...More

Thank Frangipani3
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Not been there for ages, very pleased we went for brunch today though. Creamy mushrooms on 5-grain toast with bacon & poached egg - yummy. The big breakfast option was a hit too, with plenty of bacon, chorizo, scrambled egg and toasted sour dough bread....More

Thank lesleychr
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Restaurant Details

Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:30
08:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Jellicoe Drive, Hamilton 3216, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-859 0020
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