Broadcast — Friends Of Atomic
32 Lorne Street, Auckland CBD Nestled in amongst the towering apartment buildings and corporate hustle that is Lorne St you will find Receptionist Coffee. Owned and run by ex-Deadly Ponies designer Kay, it provides momentary sanctuary from the day-to-day rush of the central city. Serving an intriguing selection of Korean inspired ‘Ades’, homemade baking and some would say the best espresso in town, Kay has your bases covered. Always immaculately dressed and cheerful, Kay has become an institution in the heart of the city keeping it caffeinated and pumping. Next time you’re out for a bit of High St retail...
33 Jellicoe Dr, Hamilton East, Hamilton 3216 Hayes Common, a relaxed neighbourhood eatery in Hamilton East is fast becoming a local institution. The vintage building has been transformed into a welcoming space and a hub to for the community to meet, mingle, eat and drink. Brent and Lisa (both chefs by trade) keep the food approachable yet adventurous. They have created a seamless transition from day to night with brunch, sharing platters, and cosy corners for drinking coffee or the local beers on tap. hayescommon.co.nz