Cafe in Kaitaia

Gecko Cafe

Morning queues of locals attest to the Gecko having the best coffee in town (it roasts its own), and the food's pretty good, too. Kick off another day on the road with fresh salads, sandwiches and wraps.

Bistro in Kaitaia

Beachcomber

This vibrant Pacific-themed family restaurant is the best dinner option in Kaitāia, with a wide range of dishes from paua chowder to grilled meat (or vegetables done three ways), with a well-stocked salad bar.