Restaurants

Top Choice Modern NZ in Whangarei

à Deco

Northland’s best restaurant offers an inventive menu that prominently features local produce, including plenty of seafood. Art-deco fans will adore the setting – a wonderfully curvaceous marine-style villa with orig…
Modern NZ in Whangarei

TopSail

Located upstairs in the Onerahi Yacht Club, around 10km from central Whangarei, TopSail serves superlative bistro classics – think duck breast with manuka honey and lemon – and lots of fresh Northland seafood and NZ…
Cafe in Whangarei

Nectar

Nectar offers the winning combination of friendly staff, fair-trade coffee, and generous servings from a menu full of Northland produce. Check out the urban views from the back windows, and settle in for a lazy brun…
Moroccan in Whangarei

Nomad

In a pedestrian laneway lined with cafes and restaurants, the menu standouts at this chic Moroccan-themed bar and eatery include spicy prawns, kofta and tagines. 'Dining & Vibe' is the claim on the window, and w…
Cafe in Whangarei

La Familia

Versatility rules at this cosy corner location. Good pastries, counter food and coffee segue to robust Italian-themed mains and pizzas for lunch. There's a compact wine list and a good selection of beers.
Cafe in Whangarei

Fresh

Fresh as a daisy, and with supersized-flower photography on the walls, this chic cafe serves up great coffee and interesting breakfasts.
Thai in Whangarei

Pimarn Thai

As gaudy as every good Thai restaurant should be, Pimarn features all of Thailand’s blockbuster dishes, including an excellent yum talay (spicy seafood salad).
Cafe in Whangarei

Mokaba

The best of the Town Basin's cafes has outdoor tables overlooking the forest of yacht masts, and indoor seating that segues into a gallery.
Market in Whangarei

Whangarei Growers' Market

Stock up on local produce at this farmers market.