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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



Ellerslie International Motor Inn Auckland NZ

Best Western Ellerslie International Motor Inn, Auckland

Affordable accommodation & conference venue close to Ellerslie Racecourse, Mt Smart Stadium, Expo Centre and hospitals
Brinkley Resort Mt Hutt Village

Brinkley Resort, Methven, Mt Hutt Village

High Country resort accommodation, conference centre & award winning restaurant at the foothills of Mt Hutt in Methven Village.
Oamaru hotel with restaurant

Brydone Hotel, Oamaru

Historic hotel in the heart of town, affordable accommodation, meeting & function venue, T-Bar Restaurant and Brasserie.
Cafe in the Vineyard at Waimea Estates Nelson

Cafe in the Vineyard & Waimea Estates Cellar Door, Hope, Nel…

One of the higher profile Nelson wineries, Waimea Estates has grown quickly in size and stature since its first vineyards…
Calais Mount Resort Mt Maunganui

Calais Mount Resort, Mount Maunganui

Well appointed apartments for holiday or long term rental. Easy walk to beach, opposite hot pools, onsite restaurant Mount Bistro…
Cambridge Hotel Wellington

Cambridge Hotel, Wellington

Centrally located historic hotel with bar & bistro. Backpacker dorms, ensuite & family rooms to suit all budgets.
Centennial Court Motor Inn Alexandra

Centennial Court Motor Inn, Alexandra

Central Otago's widest choice of affordable accommodation on the Central Otago Rail Trail. Ideal for groups & families.
Christchurch campervan hire

Christchurch Campervan Hire | 2 to 6 berth Campervan Rentals

2 to 6 berth campervan hire from Christchurch, pick up and drop off from other NZ locations. Rates from NZ$90…
Coachmans Inn Invercargill

Coachmans Inn, Invercargill

Motels, cabins & camping for corporates, tourists & groups. Restaurant & bar, conference room & parking for large vehicles.
Comfort Inn Hamilton

Comfort Inn Southern Cross Hotel, Whitiora, Hamilton

Ideal Accommodation for Groups & Sports Teams, Quiet accommodation and conference facility within easy walking distance from the centre of…