Hobnail Café

44 Main Road, Fox Glacier, West Coast New Zealand

Popular with visitors and locals alike, you’ll find the Hobnail Café on-site at Fox Glacier Guiding.


We’re open from 7.30 am serving delicious breakfasts that will fuel you up for the day. select from the comprehensive blackboard menu, or from our very tempting counter display. 

We serve delicatessen style meals, fresh and delicious Bruno Rossi coffee and our baking is homemade.

If you are heading off on a glacier adventure, make sure you allow plenty of time to enjoy your meal before heading out on the ice. We’re also very happy to put some snacks together for you to take out on your ice adventure.  

If you don’t have to rush off, take your time and enjoy the ambience inside the café or on an outside table under our shade cover. 

Wifi is free with any Hobnail Café purchase, so if you want to catch up on messages and emails or upload photos from your Fox Glacier experience, this is the perfect opportunity. Enjoy a glass of wine over lunch too, we’re licenced.  

We welcome large groups, please ask us about our breakfast and lunch options for your party. See you at the Hobnail Café!


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Hobnail Café


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