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Scotts Epicurean

££ - £££Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
181 Victoria Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
+64 7-839 6680
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (29 reviews)
“aglio olio” (15 reviews)
“crepes” (13 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
181 Victoria Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Scott's is always a pleasure. Coffee is great, the food cannot be faulted, but what really keeps us going back is that fantastic atmosphere and just wonderful service. The agliolio is always superb and you can bet any cake you see in the cabinet will...More

Thank AdrienneHopper
Reviewed 4 days ago

It's worth the pit stop here if you're on a drive south from Auckland as we were (heading to Waitomo Caves) for coffee and cake to keep you on your way. The carrot cake was superb. The flat white full of punchy coffee. It's close...More

Thank mrcrdeacon
Reviewed 1 week ago

After an awfully 'grey' experience at a key rival of Scott's over the river, we came here for brunch on Saturday and it knocked the socks off the competition. Very friendly staff who appear happy in their work seated us and promptly took our orders....More

Thank Sam P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for coffee and a cake on a road trip to see the adjacent Richard O'Brian statue; This was simply the best carrot cake I have ever had- can't give a higher accolade than that, being a carrot cake expert after all! Buzzing local...More

Thank 794luket
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food, coffee & cakes in this energetic cafe. Their famous spaghetti was a hit for all. Friendly staff too.

Thank Naomi L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reading the reviews thought this would be great. Found small selection of food choices. Toast over cooked and really 1 poached egg!! Won't be back.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had some scones, some muffins, and the Swedish bubble and squeak with our coffee and all items were delicious. The service was friendly.

Thank Claire S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, breakfast was substantial and the eggs cooked cooked to perfection. Service was prompt and friendly

Thank Clanstone
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Met a friend here for breakfast..very popular place...service was excellent Breakfast top class would recommend this place

Thank Kiwigaff
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Scott’s Epicurean was wonderful. Very warm welcoming and friendly staff. Lovely food and the elder gent who served us, seemed like the owner was lovely. We will defiantly be back. Thank you.

Thank Simon B
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:30 - 16:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
08:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 Victoria Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-839 6680
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