Dining Guide

The Waitomo District offers a variety of fantastic places to eat and drink. These range from chic restaurants, roadside country cafes to classic kiwi pubs.

 

 

Waitomo Caves Homestead

State Highway 3, Main South Road

www.waitomo.com/waitomo-caves-homestead

www.facebook.com/WaitomoCavesHomestead

 

Waitomo Caves Homestead

Awakino Hotel

State Highway 3, Awakino

http://www.awakinohotel.co.nz/

Phone: 06 752 9815

Directions

Awakino Hotel
 

Bosco Café

57 Te Kumi Road, Te Kuiti

Phone: 07 878 3633

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Directions

 Bosco Café

Caves Motor Inn

728 State Highway 3, Te Kuiti

Phone: 07 873 8109

www.cavesmotorinn.co.nz

 Caves motor Inn

Curly's Bar Waitomo

School Road, Waitomo Village

Waitomo Caves

Phone: 07 878 8448

www.curlysbar.co.nz


Fat Pigeon Café

41 Moa Street, Piopio

Phone: 07 877 8822

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Fat Pigeon

Huhu Café

10 Waitomo Caves Road, Waitomo

Phone: 07 878 6674

www.huhucafe.co.nz

www.facebook.com/HUHU-Cafe

Huhu Cafe

Stoked Eatery - Cafe, Bar and Grill

Railway Station building

Rora Street, Te Kuiti

Phone: 07 878 8758

www.stokedeatery.co.nz

www.facebook.com/Stoked Eatery

The Night Owl Restaurant and Bar

12 Ruru Street, Piopio

07 877 8769

 

Hello India

189 Rora Street, Te Kuiti

07 878 8708

 

Woolpress Café

129 Rora Street, Te Kuiti

Phone: 07 878 8414

 

Cloverleaf Café

52 Moa Street, Piopio

Phone: 07 877 8368

 

Bernies Gas and Gobble

Carroll Street, Te Kuiti

Phone: 07 878 8175

 

Sushi 

94 Rora Street, Te Kuiti

 

Long Black Café

585 Waitomo Caves Road, Waitomo

Phone: 07 878 7361

 

Morepork Pizzeria Café and Bar

School Road, Waitomo

Phone: 07 878 3395

Fax: 07 878 3396

Email: waitomo@kiwipaka.co.nz

 

Panorama Motor Inn

59 Awakino Road, Te Kuiti

Phone: 07 878 8051

www.panoramamotorinn.co.nz

 

River Run Café

30 North Street, Mokau

Phone: 06 752 9859

 

Riverside Lodge

1 Riverside Lane, Te Kuiti

Welcome to the Riverside where locals have been meeting and eating for over 100 years. Peter(Dingo) and Sandy Jones are your hosts.

A favorite eating place and watering hole for both locals and visitors, the Riverside offers extensive seasonal lunch and dinner menus featuring, amongst other items, tender and tasty steaks, succulent seafoods, gourmet pizzas and a selection of bar snacks. There is also a delicious dessert board, all made in house. Riverside also offers a chef’s board featuring specialty dishes.

Riverside has an expansive riverbank deck for summer dining.

  • 5 TV’s for your sporting entertainment
  • TAB
  • 9 Lion Foundation Gaming machines
  • pool table
  • dart board. 

Phone: 07 878 8027

Email: riverside_lodge@xtra.co.nz

 Riverside Lodge Te Kuiti

We stock a selection of NZ beers and cider on tap, plus a variety of NZ and international bottled beers and ciders, NZ and Australian wines, Spirits, and RTDs as well as a wide range of both low alcohol and non-alcoholic beverages.

Riverside has a function room available for meetings, private dinners, parties and wakes. There is a delicious finger food menu for functions. Buffet lunches and dinners for groups are available by arrangement.


 

Whitebait Inn

55 North Street, Mokau

Phone: 06 752 9713

 

Wheels Roadhouse

42 Carroll Street, Te Kuiti

Phone: 07 878 6790

 

Waitomo Glowworm Caves Resturant and Café

Waitomo Caves Road, Waitomo

Phone: 07 878 8288

 

Waitomo Caves Hotel

School Access Road, Waitomo 

Waitomo Caves Village

Phone: 07 878 8204

Email: reservations@waitomocaveshotel.co.nz

 

Tiffany’s Café

241 Rora Street, Te Kuiti

Phone: 07 878 8872

 

Wooden Heart Café

28-30 Ellis Road, SH30, Benneydale

07 878 4708

www.facebook.com/woodenheartcafebenneydale

 Wooden Heart Cafe

Pizza Zone

209 Rora Street, Te Kuiti

07 878 3077

 

Roseland Farm and Garden Restaurant

579 Fullerton Road, Waitomo Caves

Phone: 07 878 7611

Email: info@roselands-restaurant.co.nz 

www.facebook.com/Roselands-Waitomo-Caves

Roselands Farm and Garden Restaurant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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