Restaurants

Top Choice Cafe in Kerikeri

Rusty Tractor

As decadent breakfasts go, Rusty Tractor's doughnuts with crème fraiche and berries take some beating. There are healthier options, too, and the coffee's up with the best in Kerikeri. Otherwise, treat yourself to a …
British in Kerikeri

Ake Ake

At this upmarket winery restaurant, the rural setting is complemented by hearty but sophisticated country fare such as lamb shanks, wild game pie, confit duck and steak. The Sunday roasts are legendary. After lunch,…
Bistro in Kerikeri

Ziezo

This stylish bistro certainly brightens up Kerikeri's retail-focused main street, and the food is equally interesting. Ziezo is the Dutch equivalent of voila ('here it is!') and, alongside classic bistro dishes, a s…
Contemporary in Kerikeri

Marsden Estate

The interior of this winery restaurant is large and featureless so opt for the covered terrace at the rear, which has wonderful views over the vines and a pretty pond. Cooked breakfasts give way to sophisticated lun…
Israeli in Kerikeri

Cafe Jerusalem

Northland’s best falafels, lamb shawarma (kebab) and meze platters, all served with a smile and a social vibe. Most mains come with rice, pitta bread, tabouli and a salad. Try the shakshuka (baked eggs in a spicy to…
Thai in Kerikeri

Food at Wharepuke

With one foot in Europe, the other in Thailand and its head in the lush vegetation of Wharepuke Subtropical Gardens, this is Kerikeri's most unusual and inspired eatery. On Friday nights it serves popular Thai banqu…
Cafe in Kerikeri

Village Cafe

This cute little cafe is popular with locals for good coffee, freshly prepared counter food, and a relaxed menu of brunch and lunch dishes. Grab a table outside in the Northland sunshine, and order the hearty potato…
Market in Kerikeri

Old Packhouse Market

Local artisans, winemakers and farmers sell their goodies at this market in an old fruit-packing shed on the outskirts of town. On a Saturday morning it's the best place in town to have a leisurely breakfast.
Market in Kerikeri

Bay of Islands Farmers Market

On a Sunday morning the car park behind the post office is lined with tents selling everything from gourmet sausages to oversized carrots. Grab a coffee and graze on the free samples.
Cafe in Kerikeri

CC's Cafe Cinema

Excellent coffee, meals and snacks are served in this cool cafe beside the local cinema. A Movie Meal Deal including one main dish and a cinema ticket is $36.