105 High St, Motueka
03-528 7039


Welcome to Hot Mamas Cafe

Situated right at the end of Motueka High Street approximately 50km from Nelson lies Hot Mama's Café, Bar and Restaurant. Here you can expect to find a relaxing, happy and fun place, serving excellent food, local beer and locally sourced Nelson and Motueka wines such as kina Cliffs and Riwaka River Estates Resurgance wines along with carefully selected reds. Hot Mamas has recently undertaken a make-over and is relauching itself along with its new owner Shane Stobie. The staff at Hot Mamas are still as fun and friendly as ever and are pretty eager to make sure you have the best time possible in Motueka courtesy of Hot Mama's.

Born of the alternative and artistic town of Motueka, Hot Mama's is a chique café bar, where locals love to meet and socialise in an all round happy place day or night. We provide a good time for all people whether you are a local or just passing through on your way to the Abel Tasman National Park. Hot Mamas is the perfect place for your next function whether it be a birthday party, engagement party or family gathering, Hot Mamas is happy to provide all the food and nibbles needed to make your gathering one to remember.

Check out our constantly updated seasonal menu and daily specials. Do yourself a favour and pop in for a beer or a coffee and check out the New Hot Mamas and sign up for our newsletter so you don't miss out.

We hope to see you here soon. Welcome to Motueka. Hot Mama's loves you.

  • Caffe L'affare
  • Dinner
  • Lunch



Hot Mamas has become famous for its fantastic Coffee. Hot Mamas Cafe uses the Caffe L’affare brand, which is New Zealand’s original coffee roaster. 


Dinner is available from 5pm at Hot Mama's.  Our menu is updated daily depending on the fresh produce available, however we always have favourites such as Eye Fillet Steak, Tri Fettuccine, Mama's Game and Fresh Fish of The Day.

Reservations can be made by calling 03 5287039 or emailing us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 


Hot Mamas Brunch and Lunch menu is available daily from from 8.30. These menu's change regularly but include many favourites such as Eggs Benedict, Mamas Big Breakfast, B.L.A.T on Focaccia, Pork Spare Ribs and Seafood Chowder.

Call in today to check out our full menu.