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Little Black Bird

$$ - $$$Cafe, , Healthy
108 Market Street South, Hastings 4122, New Zealand
+64 210 842 5211
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“donuts” (5 reviews)
“sausage rolls” (2 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 3:30 PMAll hours
Cafe, Contemporary, Healthy, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
108 Market Street South, Hastings 4122, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited 3 time's during our stay in Hastings a good menu friendly and attentive staff with good counter food options a nice clean spacious setting and the coffee is good

Thank Q8926NWchrist
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We had a late lunch (approx. 1:30) here on a Monday and there was plenty of seating available and still lots of cabinet food options to choose from. Service was quick. I had a ham and cheese toasted sandwich which was quite nice and a...More

Thank SLKrivan
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

After being recommended by a friend I enjoyed brunch at Little Black Bird with my daughter and granddaughter. I was intrigued to order Poached Eggs with Chilli Yoghurt and candied walnuts - what a combo - Was delicious and all components worked together well. My...More

Thank Relxyn
Reviewed 14 July 2017

First visit to this cafe & very impressed. Great greeting on entry, lovely cabinet display & very good decor. The coffee & our snack excellent. Lovely warming fire going at rear of cafe. Overall impression is "Will call again".

Thank Reg C
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

From the moment I walked in I was optimistic I was going to live this place. Organised, clean, modern and just the right amount of cool while still feeling great being there in very laid back clothes. This place could be picked up and dropped...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Great coffee, good range of healthy and enticing food options and plenty of space around the tables for a business discussion. Love not feeling hemmed in.

Thank servicecounts-az
Reviewed 10 July 2017

More than two weeks driving in the North Island, and ten weeks around the Pacific Rim, and we get to Little Blackbird. Hands down one of our best stops of our trip. Cafe is beautifully presented - retro look, great lights, nice decoration - food...More

Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

On arrival it was very busy .the service was fast and very friendly. The coffee was amazing and the rhubarb donut was delicious. Will definitely be back

Thank bonniemaggiemoo
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We dined here for lunch today for the first time. We both had the crispy fish in a bun, the bun was so moist and light and the fish crispy in a light salt and pepper coating, we loved it. The coffee was good and...More

Thank KarenChris1365
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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Good food and coffee. Servive today slow and disorganized. Even with wait staff reminders. Tapped out. Coffee over before food.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Questions & Answers
Jeanie B
4 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from littleblackbirdcafe | Property representative |
Hi Sorry we are currently not open in the evenings so we do not have a set menu. Thanks, from the team at little black bird
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Market Street South, Hastings 4122, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +64 210 842 5211
  • E-mail
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