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Food and restaurants in Northland

Top restaurants

Bar
“Go at sunset and grab a table along the strand. Reservations recommended. Very romantic!”
  • 38 locals recommend
Gastropub
“Parua Bay Tavern is nestled on the waterfront of the beautiful Whangarei Heads Harbour under the majestic Mt. Aubrey and Whangarei Headland. The venue is suited to all – the tavern has two large deck areas and an expansive lawn so it can cater for most group sizes. Lounge with us on a bean bag under the beautiful pohutukawa tree. ”
  • 30 locals recommend
Café
“Another fine dining restaurant, very popular with the locals. Good selection. Very tasty.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Pub
“Good old fashion kiwi bar with bucket loads of charictor over looking the estuary, child friendly, reasonably priced.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Gastropub
“Charlotte's has it all. Incredible views of the bay, interesting menu, wood fire pizza, fresh fish choices, great cocktail list, live music, awesome staff. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Consistently excellent food available throughout the day in beautiful sub tropical gardens.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Gastropub
“Great food and then an easy walk to the Mangawhai Tavern to see great bands. Or the Saturday morning markets at the Village and the Tavern.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Lovely sunset dining. A bit more exclusive and limited seating so call for reservations!”
  • 13 locals recommend

Cafes

Café
“Go to Bennetts for an early lunch or to the chocolate shop to select some of their stunning products for yourself or a treat for a friend”
  • 23 locals recommend
Garden
“⋒ Best visited when the sun it out as there's a lot to explore. Cafe on sight (but it isn't great)”
  • 13 locals recommend
Cafe
“This place as the most awesome food , it overlooks the beach reserve. The have a great take away menu as well.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Winery
“What better way to enjoy a coffee or fine wines, with vistas of Karikari beach & the surrounding winery!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“Best coffee on the coast (made by Chaz) Great for breky, lunch or dinner! (Lamb pizza is to die for)”
  • 6 locals recommend
Cafe
“Scrumptious bakery items, good coffee, excellent breakfasts, lovely location.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Beer Garden
“THE SANDBAR EATERY | 7 Wood St | Brunch, lunch & dinner | 09 431 5587 | Focusing on fresh, locally sourced food, great wine and excellent coffee with attentive yet relaxed service. Enjoy an Atomic Coffee in their sunny courtyard, a light bite to eat or dinner with friends and family. Where the locals meet, to eat.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Middle Eastern Restaurant
“Beautiful Israeli Cafe, you'll love the food here, and they are great guys.”
  • 6 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
“Really nice French cafe , delicate patisserie and sweet treats. Good coffee. Breakfast to lunch, not open for dinner”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“Just on the other corner of our street.......pop in for freshly baked crossaints/bread/pies etc. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends