Restaurants, Cafes and Wineries

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Hanmer Springs Farmers Market

Hanmer Springs Market Many local stall holders selling many locally produced goods, many designed by stall holders themselves. The market takes place from late October to the end of April each Saturday from 10am to 4pm. 


Waiau River Estate

Waiau River Estate is a local winery located 13km from Hanmer Springs on the banks of the Waiau River. The cellar door is open from 10am to 4pm (just closed Tuesdays) offering cheese platters. Waiau River Estate offers reasonably priced Hells Gate Wines and either Manuka Honey or blended honey for sale.

Pegasus Bay Winery and Dining

This award winning Winery is family owned and operated and offers superb indoor and outdoor dining in a stunning setting. It is located on the main road north of Christchurch (45 minutes north) just 5 minutes north of Amberley enroute to Hanmer Springs. Wine tasting/sales 10am - 5pm. Restaurant 12pm to 4pm.

Waipara Hills Winery and Restaurant

Waipara Springs is also set in close proximity - on Highway 1 enroute to Hanmer Springs, amongst vineyards Waipara Hills boasts an iconic stone building with winery, cellar door and bistro style cafe.

Cellar door tastings 10am to 5pm. Restaurant 10am to 3pm.

Black Estate

Black Estate  tasting room and eatery sits above Black Estate vineyard giving stunning views across the Waipara Valley. This family owned 'boutique' style Vineyard offers a fine selection of dishes made from local and seasonal produce. Open Wednesday - Sunday, 10am to 5pm. Check for winter hours.


Five Stags Restaurant and Bar

Good hearty New Zealand cuisine located a close walking distance to the Park.

No.31 Restaurant and Bar

Experience contemporary New Zealand cuisine set in a beautiful villa.


Monteith's Brewery Bar and Restaurant

West Coast style hospitality offering a great range of Monteith's draft beers. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Saints Cafe, Restaurant and Bar

Come here for pizza, stone grill and an a-la-carte menu.

Thai Chilli Restaurant and Takeaway

Great value and can ask for 'hot'.

Mr Yunan Asian Restaurant

Takeaways and deliveries available, and often runs specials and offers through their Facebook page, including a daily giveaway of a free meal.


Powerhouse Cafe

Fresh food made with passion for coffee, breakfast, lunch and sometimes dinner - Hanmer Springs gluten free specialists.

Springs Deli Cafe

Great food and coffee, open for breakfast and lunch.

Mumbles Cafe

Open for breakfast and lunch also offering great food and service.

Rustic Cafe and Tapas Bar

Located on the main street, does a mean coffee, plus gelato and an excellent tapas menu to enjoy for lunch or dinner.


Captain Mike's Fish and Chips

4 Conical Hill Road

Piccolino's  Cafe Italiano

Tasty pasta and home made quality pizza

P.J.'s Chalet

Awesome burgers, fish and chips, ice creams and drinks