Restaurants

Top Choice Tapas in Wanaka

Kika

The baby sister to Francesca's has grown up fast, vaulting within just a year of opening to become the only Wanaka eatery named among New Zealand's top 100 restaurants in 2017. It's a Mediterranean mix of modern Ita…
Tapas in Hamilton

Gothenburg

Showcasing a scenic riverside spot with high ceilings and a summer-friendly deck, Gothenburg is one of our favourite Hamilton restaurants. The menu of shared plates effortlessly spans the globe – try the pork and ki…
Tapas in Arrowtown

La Rumbla

Tucked behind the post office, this little gem does a brilliant job of bringing the bold flavours and late-dining habits of Spain to sleepy little Arrowtown. Local produce is showcased in tasty bites on an ever-chan…
Tapas in Kumeu & Around

Tasting Shed

Complementing its rural aspect with rustic chic decor, this slick eatery conjures up delicious dishes designed to be shared. It's not strictly tapas, as the menu strays from Spain and appropriates flavours from Asia…
Tapas in Invercargill

Suzie Q

Pretty ceramics, a warm terracotta colour scheme and a European soundtrack establish Suzie's Iberian tone. The wine list is Kiwi-dominated with a few splashes of Spain, while the formidable food menu of sharing plat…
Tapas in Queenstown

Eichardt’s Bar

Elegant without being stuffy, the small bar attached to Eichardt's Private Hotel is a wonderful refuge from the buzz of the streets. Tapas is the main food focus, and though the selection isn't particularly Spanish …
Tapas in Hastings & Around

Deliciosa

Great things come in small packages at this rosy little tapas bar. The kitchen delivers sassy, locally sourced edibles such as pork belly with pomegranate jus, and salt-and-pepper squid with orange and parsley. The …