Waitete Restaurant & Cafe

Experience friendly service with a great ambience and enjoy our cuisine made with fresh produce (locally sourced where possible).  We have a menu to satisfy all tastes.  We are family friendly while being fully licensed and providing a number of fine wines and beers.

Opening Hours:

We are open 7 days for lunch and dinner and we are looking forward to seeing you here.

  • Lunch 11am - 3pm
  • Dinner 6pm to late

Public Holidays
We will be open on Public Holiday Mondays for lunch and dinner.


COMING UP - dates for your diary:


- See our menu for the 25th December.

November News

There are not so many sleeps till Christmas – it will be here before we know it.

November is a busy with month for us with lots of functions booked.

Social Wine Club

Social Wine Club

The last Social wine club for the year with Ashridge Winery from Hawke’s Bay. The menu will be on my website by middle of the month.

When: November 25th
Cost: $75 per person

New members - If you are not already on our Wine Club list and want to join up, please just email me.


Bookings for Xmas

First bookings for our Christmas Long Lunch are starting to come in.

NB: please book early as only one seating from 11am to 4pm.

Cost: $90.00 per person.

We are also planning a New Years Eve party for this year.

To pre-pay please use my account 12-3194-0017815-00 put your name in the reference field and of course, you can also come and pre-pay here at the restaurant .

Christmas at Waitete

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