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New Zealand Restaurants, Cafes and Dining Guide

New Zealand has a great selection of cuisine and dining options where you can experience fantastic NZ food and wine.

New Zealand's Pacific rim cuisine takes influences from Polynesia, Europe and Asia which is reflected in the food.

As New Zealand has thriving farming and fishing industries, diners are spolit for choice for cuisine from both land and sea.

The famous Kiwi beef and lamb is commonly featured on menus, as is fresh seafood and a variety of fresh and local produce.

World class restaurants can be found in New Zealands larger towns and cities, cafes and bistros are popular for casual alfresco dining, many vineyards in New Zealand operate cafes serving mouth watering dishes, and gastro pub cuisine can be found in many local bars.

 New Zealand's international standard of cuisine attracts both Kiwi's and tourists to the many dining establishments around the country, many child friendly, most with extensive wine lists featuring quality NZ wines, and all with a passion for quality New Zealand ingredients.

Below is a selection of restaurants in New Zealand, available for casual dining, private functions and venues for special occasions



Rotorua Luge

Skyline Rotorua

An all weather year round attraction. Gondola, luge, restaurant, NEW 4D theatre, sky swing & jellybean store.
Soljans Estate Winery & Cafe Kumeu

Soljans Estate Winery & Cafe, Kumeu, West Auckland

Vineyard wedding & function venue, child friendly Cafe with children's play area, award winning wines at cellar door
South Sea Hotel Stewart Island

South Sea Hotel, Stewart Island

In Halfmoon Bay, a stones throw from the beach, fully licensed bar, restaurant, hotel and motel accommodation
Stony River Hotel Okato

Stony River Hotel, Okato

Rural hotel on the Surf Highway just 20 minutes from New Plymouth, providing genuine country service with the highest levels…

Tawhiti Museum, Hawera Attraction Cafe Pottery

The Tawhiti Museum in Hawera is a truly unique heritage enterprise.
Te Kaha Beach Resort

Te Kaha Beach Resort, Te Kaha

Self contained apartments overlooking the ocean. In-house Bar & Restaurant, Pool & Function Venue. Secure Parking for Bikes & Cars.
Hotel Windwhistle Canterbury

Terrace Downs Resort, Windwhistle

Luxury high country resort with golf course, fine dining, corporate & wedding venue. Near Mt Hutt Skifield and Methven.
The Grand Hotel Wanganui street view

The Grand Hotel, Wanganui

Grand, prestigious and rich in history. The Grand Hotel is conveniently located just off the main street of Wanganui, adjacent…
The Landing Cafe Lake Tarawera Rotorua

The Landing Cafe, Lake Tarawera, Rotorua

Enjoy a casual dining experience in a relaxed atmosphere surrounded by Tarawera’s natural beauty. All day menu & takeaway pizza.
The Park Hotel Ruapehu

The Park Hotel, Ruapehu

In the heart of Tongariro National Park. Hotel, Restaurant, Conference, School Group & Wedding Facilities. Tongariro Crossing packages & transport…