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Riverstone Kitchen

$$ - $$$European, ,
1431 Glenavy-Hilderthorpe Road | Rd 5H, Oamaru 9493, New Zealand
+64 3-431 3505
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1431 Glenavy-Hilderthorpe Road | Rd 5H, Oamaru 9493, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

There were 4 of us. We had not been before ,but was told it was very good. We booked (good job,) for Lunch, it was very busy. They had a good variety of food on the Menu Three of us had Sole and Chips with...More

Thank Marlene D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had been recommended to visit and were not disappointed. Called in for lunch, the staff were lovely and we enjoyed spending time after our meal exploring the garden. My husband loved his pork dish and I was stunned at how good my salmon was. Perfectly...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked for dinner and the food and service was perfect. For entrees we tested a few particularly enjoying the figs so delicious and the absolute beautiful light and fluffy cheese souffle. For dinner no matter your choice it will be beautiful. The salmon was perfect....More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the way to Wanaka we stopped at Riverstone Kitchen for lunch with our friends from Timaru. Heavy rain made for a quick run to the restaurant where we were seated quickly by staff as we had booked by phone 30 minutes earlier. The food...More

1  Thank 8623PaulineS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A quick stop for lunch at this restaurant in the countryside North of Oamaru. The salad was delicious and the fries topped a light meal beautifully for me- crunchy cabbage with roasted hazelnuts. Delish

Thank ShellMcG2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped at Riverstone Kitchen for breakfast having read so much about this place. We had booked via their website, and my dairy free request was acknowledged by email as 'no problem, just tell the waitstaff'. When we arrived, our waitress mentioned my dairy request...More

Thank KorimakoLodge
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with my young family and they were very accommodating for us.We were seated near the kids play room which is a great thing to keep the kids entertained.The staff were very efficient and not to overbearing and were very friendly which was great.We...More

Thank alexcarr30
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here twice in November 2017.... A totally awesome experience...nothing was a bother even when I wanted to take some things out of what was on the menu...I am vegeterian.... The staff is amazing and the experience delightful both for a group and also individuals....

Thank ericandlyn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great menu at Riverstone Kitchen - the food was fantastic, service friendly but not fast. They are very busy. The location makes for an interesting outing and there is a lovely play ground for the children.

Thank Colleen1205
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for a light bite on route to Dunedin. It was late Saturday afternoon but the restaurant was still busy. We enjoyed tea and a beautifully light not too sweet Carrot Cake. What we really appreciated were the well trained staff...they knew the...More

Thank 828michelle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$11 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1431 Glenavy-Hilderthorpe Road | Rd 5H, Oamaru 9493, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Oamaru
  • Phone Number: +64 3-431 3505
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A busy restaurant in rural Oamaru, New Zealand owned by Bevan + Monique Smith. Reservations are recommended.
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