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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Pizza Place
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“Great little Pizza joint, close to some tremendous beaches (Otama Beach, Kuotuna and Whangapoa)”
  • 52 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“This restaurant is well known and a local favourite . It has many Awards to its name . Just step out your front door, turn left and it’s 2 doors away. Don’t forget it’s best to book. ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Store
“Best hotel meals around with an extensive menu of tasty foods produced from the adjoining kitchen of the PepperTree Restaurant. Just sitting in this 1896 building takes you back in time ... Coromandel’s icon and it’s right next door on your left from your front door . ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Café
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“Just 25 minutes over the hill from Matarangi the coffee at Umu is great. Worth the wait.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great food and vibes. Visit the rustic Coromandel restaurant. Great vegetarian options and home made ice cream. This place is only open from October until April. Make sure you book a table in advance. ”
  • 30 locals recommend
Bar
“Enjoy a nice cold home brewed N.Z. Craft beer with great food in a nice outdoor garden setting. ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
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“Views of the Whitianga marina – including the sleepy ferry crossing to Ferry Landing – provide the backdrop for relaxed but stylish dining at this restaurant”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Delicious local wine and cuisine with elevated views very close to beautiful Cooks Beach”
  • 19 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“A wonderful restaurant just 1km away at the corner of the 309 Road and SH25.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“Fine dining restaurant in Cook Beach only 15 Min drive from Hot Water Beach. Make sure you ring for reservation. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Delicious cafe fare, burgers, chowder/soups, coffee and desserts. A local favorite for coffee, side walk dining and indoor seating.”
  • 1 local recommends
Pub
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“The Irish pubs are always a great start. Good selection of food and lots of beverage choices. Nice and relaxing sitting with stunning view of the water having a drink and bite to eat!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fresh seafood which is divine. Friendly staff and casual atmosphere. One of our favourites”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“They specialise in both Indian and Thai curries - but we are most excited about the Indianones. If you love Indian food, the Goat Curry is an absolute MUST. They have attractive lunch specials, and in the summer season a street food option in the back garden. We have a regular lunch date at least once a week and sometimes sneak in two. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you're happy to spend a lttle more then this is a romantic, special setting which serves some excellent food. Get pampered at the Church!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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  • 4 locals recommend