The Jolly Stockman reflects Gisborne’s unique culture and people as one of the region’s leading cafe & bar establishments. Its all about good food (click here for menu), good atmosphere and great company. The Jolly Stockman has a history reaching back through the decades that is bound to continue into the future – be part of it.

Quality coffee, delicious local cuisine and cold beverages that you can enjoy in the sunny garden bar or recently renovated cafe area. Whether unwinding from work or a hard day’s cycling on the Motu Trails, The Jolly Stockman is the place to be.


Monday - Thursday from 3pm

Friday - Sunday from 12noon

The Jolly Stockman also hosts the Jolly Lifestyle Market, held on the first Sunday of every month which is both run and in support of clever local creatives. Keeping it styly with clever locals. Come and be a part of the Gizzy creative!

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