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The French Tart

££ - £££Cafe, European,
River Road, Hamilton, New Zealand
+64 7-855 1591
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good50%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“french toast” (6 reviews)
“mushroom tart” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
River Road, Hamilton, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As a guest at a birthday lunch I felt very disappointed for the hostess. The table had been booked and it was a very crowded noisy area we were allocated. We ordered our meals from the blackboard. Service was reasonably prompt. The food on arrival...More

Thank Sheila M
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

A little small at first but like a lot of great cafes thete is a great outside area to eat. This cafe is loca and it is close to town.

Thank Loana2014166
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Back again, this time latte become bigger! Good atmosphere, good coffee too not super strong but just enough that you can still taste the coffee. Unique flavor in sourdough, friendly service, fantastic Sat morning breakfast.

Thank Leo L
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

The Coffee here is always good, staff and friendly and there is always a good selection of cabinet food from open to close. Eggs Benedict is my normal breakfast here. Today however it's a flat white and bacon and mushroom tart! Yummy

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Winner on the day was the eggs bene which had the most perfectly poached eggs. Highly recommended corn fritters and French toast also. A lovely spot.

Thank Yvette P
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Nice counter selection. Very reasonably priced menu. Enjoyed the eggs benedict with very generous serving of bacon. Quick efficient service. Not much ambience but good coffee.

Thank Ray and Ann B
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Regularly pop in with friends, colleagues or my wife. Handy location, great cabinet food and good coffee.

Thank Braveheart14
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Good atmosphere, good coffee too not super strong but just enough that you can still taste the coffee. Unique flavor in sourdough, friendly service, fantastic Sat morning breakfast.

Thank Leo L
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

This little cafe seems to always be busy when I travel through Hamilton . Saw an empty outdoor table yesterday and had 15 mins to spare so dropped in . Busy and cosy there is little that lends itself to "!france " the cabinet food...More

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We go to The French Tart maybe 3-4 times a year and always the standard is pretty good. Usually two of the crew order Eggs Benedict and unlike many places the eggs are always soft which is perfect. I often get cabinet food as I...More

Thank Shayne M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:30
08:30 - 15:30
09:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: River Road, Hamilton, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-855 1591
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