Insta-worthy Hutt foodie spots
Eat, drink, gram! Here are our must visit places that keep popping up on Instagram from lovers of great looking and great tasting food!
149 Randwick Road, Moera, Lower Hutt
Renowned for their delicious dairy goodness, Zany Zeus’ Randwick Rd store stocks not only their artisanal cheeses, cultured products and organic milk and cream, but also award-winning icecream. Pop in and sample some unique flavours like Ghana chocolate, feijoa, almond brittle or chocolate rough. If that’s not enough reason to visit, here’s one more: their chocolate cake is the best in the world according to none other than Scarlett Johansson.
7 Lion Court, Upper Hutt
Nothing’s better than a classic sandwich, made fresh to-order. Channeling that sweet diner buzz but with a modern fitout, Tricky’s Sandwich is a sure bet for a fresh and affordable lunch. They also offer delicious home-baked sweets, savouries, pies, soups, salads and coffee.
Comes And Goes
259 Jackson Street, Petone, Lower Hutt
Find the prettiest meal you'll ever see at Comes and Goes. A hidden gem serving a mix of Korean fusion and brunchtime classics, everything looks almost too perfect to eat. Be sure to go early as this wee café fills up fast.
215 High Street, Lower Hutt
With a focus on local, free-range and sustainable ingredients, the friendly crew at Atrium take pride in making as much as they can from scratch. They offer a tonne of dietary-friendly goodies, with plenty of gluten-free, keto and vegan options. Don’t forget to try one of their indulgent colossal milkshakes!
OLI and MI
280-282 Jackson Street, Petone, Lower Hutt
Treat yourself to something a little bit special at one of Petone’s finest dining establishments. Housed in a charming heritage-listed building, OLI and MI highlights modern fusion at its best. East meets West in their ever-changing menu showcasing the best of local and seasonal produce.
160 The Esplanade, Petone, Lower Hutt
Sit back and enjoy ocean views while soaking up the eclectic decor at one of Petone’s coolest, and most popular, cafes. Get there early on the weekend to grab a spot, and to allow plenty of time for that second coffee from in-house roastery Good Fortune Coffee co.