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Hot Water Brewing Co

££ - £££, ,
1043 Tairua Whitianga Road | R.D.1, Whitianga 3591, New Zealand
+64 7-866 3830
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Brew Pub
££ - £££
1043 Tairua Whitianga Road | R.D.1, Whitianga 3591, New Zealand
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

Popped in for a drink after a day at the beach. Excellent IPA; range of other beers is also good. There is no atmosphere however. The outdoor seating area is next to a car park and the whole thing is in the middle of a...More

Thank Ross S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Stopped in for a quick beer and stayed to enjoy the food and the relaxing restaurant. Beer was really good and the food and wait staff were wonderful!

Thank mnal345
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We popped in, first time ever for lunch. Not impressed. Food was expensive $43 for two burgers & fries, service was slow, fries were nice, coke was lovely. Burger, not cooked through properly as mince patties were both pink in the middle. We pointed this...More

Thank TonyHeather
Reviewed 8 April 2017

The beer was very tasty (though I'm no beer expert). The service was very good and quick and the excellent fish and chips were excellent.

Thank Cormac D
Reviewed 24 March 2017

The most satisfying thing about the evenings drinks was that one could sample in 1/3rd pints . This was an excellent idea without getting drunk . Well worth a visit.

Thank JohnBrod2013
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit after a trip to Hot Water beach. The brewery is fronted by a rustic bar/cafe space which provides good food, reasonably priced. Meals are washed down with an excellent range of the local brews with something for every taste. The service was...More

Thank redsgothenburg
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

After a day at the beach this place serves great food and brews. This place is familie friendly with a play park across the parking lot to keep kids busy. Did I mention great beer.

Thank Pierre R
Reviewed 17 March 2017

visited here on a very rainy day so we were the only visitors good choice of beers and ciders can take away toowe just had a few platters to share whilst enjoying the drinks anf they were tasty.

Thank AnnieH011
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I loved the beers we were able to sample. They were all very delicious and the Kauri Falls was outstanding enough that I got a bottle to go. The location was very convenient if visiting nearby Cathedral Cove/Hot Water Beach, but I'm guessing it's a...More

Thank mmihalik24
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We dropped in for a beer tasting, very nice beer, nice outdoor area and pleasant staff, can bring a dog to outdoor area, good food

Thank Manawa18
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Brew Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1043 Tairua Whitianga Road | R.D.1, Whitianga 3591, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Whitianga
  • Phone Number: +64 7-866 3830
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Tastes better from a can! Open Thurs -Sun from 11 am Brewery and brew pub, craft beer tastings, craft beer can fridge selection, plus onsite accommodation available at Seabreeze KIWI Holiday Park Welcome!
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