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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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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • 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 3 October 2018 via mobile

Visited in our way back from Dunedin with my mum and my three children. My mum had a vegan meal great to have vegan and DF meal choices. Mums meal came out different to what she ordered but the staff were amazing handled it beautifully...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Venture813057
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fabulous restaurant! I’ve never had a salad like it in my life ! Beautiful. Enjoyed wandering around the gorgeous little shops. The castle in the back ground is a little interesting!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mareedawn
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

The staff here are fun , flexible and knowledgeable of their dishes - I manage to get this way a few times a year and once more from mains to dessert the food was well thought out and as good as you’d expect - never...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank PrestonSteve
Reviewed 17 September 2018

My husband and I called in here for lunch on our way through to timaru. We were able to be shown to a table. But would recommend to book as weekends seem to be very busy. The food was just delicious the service was brilliant...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lynn e
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Now this is what i call fantastic food and service! the level of care to when you enter and when you leave isamazing! cannot fault anything really and trust me im quite picky when i eat out so THANK YOU for the amazin experience and...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank ThomasBerkley
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

A must try for all sorts of reasons. The facilities are great. The food is great. The staff are great. The whole concept and surrounding buildings and gift shops are a delight to wonder through and then their is the castle. You really have th...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jacquelinemL6261UF
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Price of two Americanos was standard and they were of a good quality. It took a while to get served as it was very busy. The place was fairly full and the main comment was the amount of voice noise inside the building during the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Raymond C
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Seasonal food and goods that sizzle tastes on the tongue and your mind goes - 'wow!' We were a large group and the service managed us all really well. Loved the cheese soufflé and the lemon meringue as my lunch!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank gunnfam
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We stopped over at 11:30am and we struggled to find an available table for two, as it was all booked. We finally managed to get a comfortable table and we had a great lunch. He had lamb and I had some sole with gnocchi. We...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Experienciasxelmundo
Reviewed 2 August 2018

At a high quality restaurant like this you do not expect to have staff trying to 'on sell' with everything you order. We made it quite clear we were only calling in for coffee but this obviously is not the done thing. We were issued...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$24
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Kids
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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