Restaurants

Pub Food in Matakana

Matakana

Matakana's heritage pub features stylish decor, local wines and craft beers, and decent bistro food, sometimes including Mahurangi oysters. An American-style smoker turns out good low 'n' slow barbecue – try the por…
Ice Cream in Matakana

Charlie's Gelato Garden

Superb sorbet and gelato made from fresh fruit and interesting ingredients – try the liquorice or ginger-beer flavours – and excellent wood-fired pizzas during summer from Friday to Sunday.
Modern NZ in Matakana

Plume

Plume has rural views from its terrace and an adventurous menu that jumps from China to Spain by way of Thailand and India. Culinary ambition in the kitchen doesn't always translate to successful dishes.