Located in a former farm supply depot, Good Merchant serves great food and Good George craft beers and ciders which are brewed locally in the region at their brewery in nearby Hamilton.
Location: 44 Broadway, Matamata
Operating Hours: Mon - Sun 11am - Late
Phone: +64 7 880 9561
More Info: www.goodgeorge.co.nz
Dew Drop Inn
In the heart of Matamata, the rustic Hobbit Themed Dew Drop Inn is situated diagonally opposite the Matamata i-SITE Gatehouse. With friendly service, home baking and hot food available for dine in or take out, the Dew Drop Inn is a quintessential kiwi café.
Location: Hetana St, Matamata
Operating Hours: 9.30am - 5.00pm weekdays
Phone: +64 7 888 7560
More Info: www.facebook.com/DewDropInnMatamataCafe
Workmans Café and Bar
A popular spot with locals, the Workman’s Café & Bar in Matamata boasts a relaxed atmosphere, funky surroundings and friendly staff. Workmans Café & Bar offering café style dining for breakfast and lunch, with a dinner menu on Tuesdays.
Location: 52 Broadway, Matamata
Operating Hours: Wednesday - Sunday
Phone: +64 7 888 5470
More Info: www.facebook.com/workmans-cafe-bar
The Homestead Café at Daltons Plantation is set amongst stunning rural gardens. Enjoy a quaint morning or afternoon tea in the café then take a stroll around the stunningly landscaped gardens.
Location: Hinuera West Road, Matamata
Operating Hours: 9am – 5pm daily (except Tuesdays in the off season)
Phone: +64 7 888 8999
More Info: www.daltonsplantation.co.nz
Eat. Urban Foodstuffs
Described as ‘innovative fresh café food’, Eat Urban Foodstuffs café offers a wide variety of café fare. Lamb shanks, kumara pies, sushi, a selection of cheeses and handmade chocolates, smoothies, frappes and more are just some of the menu items on offer.
Location: 55 Broadway, Matamata
Operating Hours: Open daily 7:30am – 4pm
Phone: +64 7 888 8670
More Info: www.matamatanz.co.nz
Kaimai Cheese Factory Café
Housed inside a replica of an old historic 1920’s butter factory, the Kaimai Cheese Factory Café not only offers a range of the Kaimai speciality cheeses, but a variety of café dining options from light meals and snacks to gourmet items.
Location: Hawes Street
Phone: +64 7 888 8490
More Info: www.kaimai.co.nz
The French and European style O-del-emz restaurant serves breakfast and lunch, along with great coffee. French, Greek, Mediterranean, Irish, Italian, Moroccan and Turkish flavours are all incorporated into the menu, along with vegetarian options.
Location: 33 Arawa Street, Matamata
Operating Hours: 7 days
Phone: +64 7 888 9473
More Info: www.facebook.com/ol-del-emz
Redoubt Bar & Eatery
A dynamic, community focused bar and eatery, The Redoubt in Matamata offers a full menu throughout the day. Live entertainment is on offer every Friday night and the friendly atmosphere and great coffee makes this a great spot for a bite to eat or a catch up with friends.
Location: 48 Broadway, Matamata
Operating Hours: Open from 11am everyday
Phone: +64 7 888 8585
More Info: www.redoubtbarandeatery.co.nz/Matamata