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Dining out in Hawkes Bay

There are many very good restaurants and cafes  in Hawkes Bay.  The following is a selection


1   Valley d’Vine  at Linden Estate.  Lunches most days  and evening meals  Thu- Sun.   Valleyd’Vine offer a special
 for  Esk Valley Lodge guests

347  State Highway 5, Eskdale       06 836 6806          http://www.facebook.com/valleydvine


2    Snapper Park Café.  Open all day everyday till about 5pm.  A  lovely café near the beach

10 Gill Road  Bay View4      (06) 836 7084  http://snapperpark.co.nz/snapper-cafe

3   Crab Farm Winery     Lunches only Thu - Monday, Evening meals Friday. A great setting and quality food at a
 good price

511 Main North Road, Bay View     06-8366678  http://crabfarmwinery.co.nz/restaurant/


In Napier
Fine dining


Exchange Brasserie>>      45 Marine Parade     06 8337733
Mission Estate>>             Church Rd Taradale    06 8459350
Pacifica>>                      Marine Parade    06 833 6335
Chambers Restaurant>>  County Hotel, Browning St   0800 843 468
Informal dining

Informal dining.

 In Ahuriri there are many restaurants and bars right next to each other that offer fine harbour views and quality food. 
They include the Thirsty Whale, Speights Ale House  GinTrap  and Caution Restaurant.   For a Tapas style menu try
A bit further on are “3 doors up” and “Milk and Honey”  (both offer excellent modern European style food at good prices).
Nearby is Sri Thai and Master of India. 

  1. Westshore Inn. (great pub food and fish n chips)

  2. Estuary (Traditional)

  3. Fox on Quay (small restaurant - modern NZ cooking)

  4. Laos – Laotian and Thai food

  5. Provedore (Tapas style meals )

  6. Shed 2 (Modern NZ)

  7. Thirsty Whale (Modern NZ)

  8. Gintrap (Modern NZ)

  9. Factory (French Bistro )

  10. 3 doors up (Italian) and Master of India - Tandoori

  11. Milk and Honey (Modern NZ with an Italian touch)




In Napier City

We  recommend  Mr D   open from 7 am  and lunches Thu – Sun.  47 Tennyson St  06 835 5022.   
http://www.misterd.co.nz  / 

For an Italian Restaurant we recommend   Trattoria all Toscana   180 Emerson Street   06 8341988  http://www.trattoriaallatoscana.com/   

Restaurant Indonesia >>– one of the few Indonesian restaurants in New Zealand.  For a party try Rijstaffel

Vineyard Restaurants

The vineyard restaurants offer some of the most exciting dining in Hawkes Bay. 
Some offer lunch  only and some  lunch and dinner (L & D)


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