Top ChoiceCafe in Papatowai & Around

Whistling Frog

Colourful and fun, the Frog is the best dining option in the Catlins, offering craft beer on tap and crowd-pleasing meals, often garnished with flowers from the garden. We're talking seafood chowder, wood-fired...

Top ChoiceCafe in Waikawa & Around

Niagara Falls

Located in a former Victorian schoolhouse, this excellent 'old-school' cafe puts the emphasis on local produce – free-range eggs, veggies from the garden, house-smoked salmon and spring water (fill your bottle)....

Modern NZ in Owaka & Around

Catlins Cafe

The best of the Owaka bunch, Catlins Cafe has something to tempt most palates: it's a motley menu of Moroccan lamb pies, vegan nachos, beef noodles and fish chowder. The evening menu is even more sophisticated,...

Supermarket in Owaka & Around

Four Square

This supermarket isn't big, but beyond Balclutha it's the best option for self-catering supplies in the Catlins.