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Eating out in Kāpiti

From fish and chips to gourmet local produce served in quality restaurants, eating out is a pleasure on the Kāpiti Coast.

With over 130 cafés, restaurants, bistros, coffee shops and takeaways to choose from, everyone can find something tasty to eat and drink in Kāpiti.

This directory of places to eat out is organised by geographical area from the north of the district - Ōtaki - to the furthest south - Paekākāriki.  If you want to see what others think - check out Zomato (previously Menumania) and Tripadvisor - both will show the best rated eating out places in different locations.

Ōtaki

  • Apple Quarters Café, 30 Addington Road, Te Horo, 06 364 5830, café
  • Arigato Mum's Sushi, 37 Main Street, Ōtaki township, 06 400 9198, sushi takeaway
  • Bryon’s Restaurant, 20 Tasman Road, Ōtaki Beach, 06 364 8121, restaurant 
  • Kiss and Bake Up, 174 SH1, Ōtaki, 06 364 8650, bakery and café
  • Kiss and Bake Up, 66 Main Street, Ōtaki township, 06 364 8150, bakery and café
  • Otaki Seafoods, 76 Main Street, Ōtaki township, 06 364 0984, fish and chips
  • Oz Bakery, 200 SH1, Ōtaki, 06 364 5472, bakery  
  • Quarter Acre Café Bistro, 1164 Main Highway, Manakau, 06 362 6520, café and bistro
  • Reds Cafe, 5 Arthur Street, Ōtaki, 06 364 8722, café
  • River Cottage, Corner of Riverbank Road and SH1, Ōtaki, 06 364 6359, café
  • Riverstone Café, 170 SH1, Ōtaki, 06 364 6742, café 
  • Streetwise, 240 SH1 North, Ōtaki, 021 434 807, coffee
  • Streetwise, 187 SH1 South, Ōtaki, 021 434 807, coffee
  • Subway, 208 SH1, Ōtaki, 06 364 6131, fast food
  • Sunlong, Corner Mill Road and Aotaki Streets, Ōtaki township, 06 364 6678, Chinese restaurant and takeaway
  • Te Horo Café, 3 Te Horo Beach Road, Te Horo, 06 364 2083, café
  • The Winemaker’s Daughter, 1081 SH1, Te Horo, 06 364 3665, restaurant 

 Waikanae

  • Barista Boys, 68 Main Road, 021 558 240, coffee
  • Café at Harrisons Garden Centre, Peka Peka Road off SH1, 04 293 3629, café
  • CJ Seafoods, 34 Main Road, 04 293 1111, takeaway
  • Eastern Egret, 4 Ngaio Road, 04 293 4772, Cantonese restaurant
  • Golden Nest, Mahara Place, 04 293 6816, restaurant and takeaway
  • Heaven’s Woodfire Pizza, 54 Main Road, 04 902 6112, restaurant and takeaway
  • Kiss and Bake Up, Mahara Place, 04 293 3577, café and bakery
  • Long Beach, 40 Tutere Street, Waikanae Beach, 04 293 6760, café and restaurant
  • Olde Beach Bakery, 3 Ono Street, Waikanae Beach, 04 293 7641, bakery and café
  • Olive Grove Café, Mahaha Place, 04 902 5562, café
  • Organic Chocolate Boutique, 4 Goldie Place, Waikanae Beach, 04 904 3638, coffee and chocolate
  • Pra Ta Pang Restaurant, 50 Main Road, 04 902 8440, Cambodian restaurant
  • Pronto Pizza and Pasta, 80 Main Road, 04 293 875, takeaway
  • Reikorangi Potteries Park and Café, 27 Ngatiawa Road, Reikorangi, 04 293 5146, café
  • Relish, 12 Elizabeth Street, 04 293 1470, café
  • Samrat Indian Restaurant, 7 Ngaio Road, 04 293 7749, restaurant and takeaway
  • Seasons at Country Life, 8 Main Road, 04 891 071, restaurant 
  • Shoreline Cinema, Mahara Place, 04 902 8070, café 
  • Siggy’s Pies, Mahara Place, 04 293 1753, takeaway
  • Subway, 76 Main Road, 04 902 7999, fast food
  • The Front Room, 42 Tutere Street, Waikanae Beach, 04 905 4142, café and restaurant
  • Waikanae Beach Takeaways, 77 Tutere Street, Waikanae Beach, 04 293 8332, takeaway
  • Waikanae Hot Bread Shop, Mahara Place, 04 293 4568, café and bakery (closed Sundays)
  • Waimea Restaurant, 1 Waimea Road, Waikanae Beach, 04 293 4240, restaurant

Paraparaumu

  • Ambience Café, 10 Seaview Road, 04 298 9898, café
  • Assyrian Kebab House, 119 Kapiti Road, 04 902 5770, takeaway
  • Authentic Turkish Kebab House, Kena Kena shops, Donovan Road, 04 298 6574, takeaway
  • Barista Boys, 144 Kapiti Road, 027 242 1222, coffee
  • Beach Bakery, 61 Maclean Street, 04 298 6744, bakery and takeaways (closed Sunday)
  • Beach Hutch Café, 18 Marine Parade, 04 297 0180, cafe
  • Beachcomber, 24 Marine Parade, 04 902 8966, bar and café
  • Ben’s Buns, 7 Maclean Street, 022 311 0557, bakery
  • Ben’s Roasts, 15 Seaview Road, 04 298 7128, takeaway
  • Bi Mi Sushi, 12 Maclean Street, 04 297 3417, sushi takeaway (closed Sunday)
  • Breakers, Off SH1, 04 298 3407, bar and restaurant
  • Burst, Rimu Road, 04 892 0021, drive through café (closed Sunday)
  • Butler’s Chocolate Café, Coastlands Mall, 04 297 0863, café
  • Café Novella, next to Library off Rimu Road , 04 298 7257, café (closed Sunday)
  • Café Palms, 11 Amohia Street, 04 902 9910, café
  • Canton Inn, 125 Kapiti Road, 04 298 8289, Chinese restaurant and takeaway
  • Chandee, 5 Coastlands Parade, 04 298 5885, Indian restaurant and takeaway
  • China Beach, 42 Marine Parade, 04 298 8862, Chinese restaurant and takeaway
  • Choice Pies and Fries, next to VTNZ Kapiti Road, 021 085 07719, pies and fries
  • Coastlands Aquatic Centre Café, 10 Brett Ambler Way, 04 296 5502, Café
  • Cookies, 9 Maclean Street, 04 902 9111, roasts and Kiwi restaurant
  • Davies Coffee, Car park near Countdown off SH1, 021 114 2046, coffee
  • Divine India, 3 Amohia Street, 04 904 4904, Indian takeaway
  • Divine Kapitea Tea House, Lindale off SH1,   04 887 1041, tea and Yum Cha
  • Domino’s Pizza, 60 Main Road, 04 296 1211, takeaway
  • Fed Up Fast Foods, 40 Marine Parade, 04 902 6686, fish and chips
  • Hells Pizza, 136 Kapiti Road, 04 297 2666, takeaway
  • Hightide Café, 44 Marine Parade, 04 902 8998, café
  • Hungry Wok, Food Court Coastlands, Chinese
  • I-Land Café, Kapiti Coast Airport, 60 Toru Road, 04 298 5476, café
  • Jan’s Café and Bistro, 30 Marine Parade, 04 297 2382, café and  bistro
  • Jolly Roger's Café, 12 Ihakara Street, Ph 04 298 1460, cafe (open 7am - 3pm weekdays)
  • Kapiti Bakery and Café, 129 Kapiti Road, 04 298 6580, café and bakery
  • Kapiti Cakes and Bakery, Coastlands Parade, 04 296 1244, bakery and takeaway
  • KFC, Off SH1, 04 298 3316 , fast food
  • Kilim, 1/26 Maclean Street, 04 904 4285, Turkish restaurant and takeaway
  • Lindale Café, Lindale off SH1,  04 297 0566, café
  • LJs Fish and Chips, Food Court Coastlands, 04 298 7494, fish and chips
  • Maclean Street Fish Supply, 6 Maclean Street, 04 298 5041, fish and chips takeaway
  • Marine Parade Eatery, 50 Marine Parade, 04 892 0098, café
  • Mac’s Fish, 2 Ihakara Street, 04 297 9013, restaurant and takeaway
  • McDonalds, Food Court Coastlands, 04 297 2436, fast food
  • McDonalds, Off SH1, 04 297 2436, fast food
  • Mediterranean Food Warehouse, Off SH1, 04 892 0010, pasta and pizza restaurant and takeaway pizza
  • Mega Café, Mitre 10 Mega, 04 296 6449, café
  • Muang Thai, 22 Maclean Street, 04 902 9699, Thai restaurant and takeaway
  • Muffin Break, Coastlands Mall, 04 902 6833, café
  • Noodle Canteen, 5 Kapiti Lights, 04 298 8615, rice and noodles takeaway
  • North End Takeaways, Kena Kena shops, 2-5 Donovan Road, 04 298 4542, fish and chips, Chinese
  • Over the Teacups, 44 Seaview Road, 04 904 4504, café and tearoom (closed Sundays)
  • Papa Rossi's, 39 Maclean Street, 04 892 0111, take and bake pizza
  • Pinetree Arms, 35 Maclean Street, 04 902 9406, bar
  • Pizza Hut, 109 Kapiti Road, 0800 838383, takeaway
  • Rangoli, 127 Kapiti Road, 04 297 0800, Indian restaurant and takeaway
  • Raw Planet, 3a Maclean Street, 04 299 3055, raw food
  • Ray’s Pies and Fries, 136 Kapiti Road, 04 902 5500, takeaway (closed Sunday)
  • Ripples, 1 Maclean Street, 04 902 9396  , café and  ice cream
  • Robert Harris, Coastlands Mall, 04 902 9838, café
  • Sen Sushi, Food Court Coastlands, 04 298 4200, Sushi
  • Shamiana, Food Court Coastlands, Indian
  • Six Degrees, 9 Epiha Street, 04 297 1385, café and wine bar
  • Sopranos Ristorante, 7 Seaview Road, 04 298 8892, Italian restaurant (closed Sunday)
  • Spice Lounge, 15 Seaview Road, 04 298 9990, Indian restaurant and takeaway
  • Star of India, 12 Seaview Road, 04 904 4544, Indian takeaway
  • Starfish, 56 Te Roto Drive, 04 902 7112, fish and chip takeaway
  • Streetwise next to PAK’nSAVE, 027 712 8933, coffee
  • Streetwise, 160 Kapiti Road, 021 124 8909, coffee
  • Subway, 1 Ihakara Street, 04 299 1101, fast food
  • Sunrise Bakery and Café, Kena Kena shops Donovan Road, 04 298 8884, bakery and café
  • Tavern Takeaways, 8 Amohia Street, 04 902 8833, Chinese fish and chip takeaway
  • Thai Country House, 1 Te Roto Drive, 04 298 5911, Thai restaurant and takeaway
  • The Jolly Pub, 93 Mazengarb Road, 04 297 0815, pub and restaurant
  • The Office, 36 Marine Parade, 04 298 6009, café
  • Tuatara Brewery Tasting Room, 7 Sheffield Street, 04 293 3351, craft beer, pizza and snacks
  • Wendy’s Hamburgers, Off SH1, 04 298 6410, fast food
  • Wendy’s Super Sundaes, Coastlands Mall, 04 298 7003, ice cream and hot dogs
  • Woodshed Beer and Smokehouse, Kapiti Lights, 04 298 3955, bar and restaurant

 Raumati

  • Banana Leaf Restaurant, 346 Rosetta Road, Raumati Beach, 04 902 9028, Malaysian restaurant and takeaway
  • Burger Winsconsin, 19 Raumati Road, Raumati Beach, 04 297 9743, takeaways
  • Café Rosetta, 121 Rosetta Road, Raumati South, 04 488 0185, café
  • D4 Raumati Village, Margaret Road, Raumati Beach, 04 892 0094, café and bar
  • Garden Deli, 2 Raumati Road, Raumati Beach, 04 902 7745, café
  • Gatsby Tapas, 31 Poplar Ave, Raumati South, 04 887 1028, tapas bar
  • Golden King, 2 Alexander Road, Raumati Beach, 04 299 2702, Chinese takeaways
  • L'armour en cage, 8 Margaret Road, Raumati Beach, 021 177 9628, French Patisserie and Deli
  • No. 6 Licenced Café, 6 Alexander Road, Raumati Beach, 04 299 3389, café
  • One Day Café, 340 Rosetta Road, Raumati Beach, 04 299 0052, café
  • Pita Pit, 4 Alexander Road, Raumati Beach, 04 299 7482, takeaways
  • Raumati Fish Supply, 344 Rosetta Road, Raumati Beach, 04 902 5399, fish and chips
  • Raumati Social Club, 34 Poplar Ave, Raumati South, 04 212 5250, café
  • Raumati Southend Takeaways, 30 Poplar Ave, Raumati South, 04 902 5353, fish and chips and Thai takeaway
  • Remedy Expresso, 21a Raumati Road, Raumati Beach, 021 252 7376, coffee
  • Thai Lagoon, 9 Alexander Road, Raumati Beach, 04 902 9339, Thai restaurant and takeaway
  • The Boundary Tap and Kitchen, 3 Raumati Road, Raumati Beach, 04 902 8466, bar and restaurant
  • Village Bakery, 14 Margaret Road, Raumati Beach, 04 902 5590, bakery and takeaway coffee
  • Waterfront Bar and Kitchen, 3 Garden Road, Raumati Beach, 04 902 6363, bar and restaurant

Paekākākariki

  • Beach Road Deli, 5 Beach Road,   04 902 9029, café and deli
  • Finn’s Paekākāriki, 2 Beach Road,   04 292 8081, restaurant, cinema and bar
  • Perching Parrot, 7 Beach Road,   04 292 8860, café
  • Fisherman's Table, State Highway 1, 04 292 8125, traditional seafood and grill with salad bar