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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 23 July 2018

On our trip back from Dunedin we stopped here for breakfast. We were definitely not disappointed - the meal as wonderful. The food was fresh and wholesome. An extra delight was the pantry shopping - plenty to tempt the wallet open.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 956bronwync
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Our family dined here on Saturday for my elderly fathers birthday. This place never fails to delight. The food was absolutely lovely, locally grown but also healthy. Service was great and the atmosphere excellent. This is a good place for those with children as the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Ruth K
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Went here for lunch today with my friends. We booked online but it did not seem to have worked but luckily we managed to get a table. It was so nice and toasty inside. The vibe is really chill and casual. The layout of the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank EktaGdn
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Interesting place to visit. Definitely worth the trip. Fish and chips really good. The squid dish had less squid than chorizo but still nice. Only minor complaint was plates being cleared while one person still eating. Kinda seemed a little keen to get us out...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank AMFMNewZealand
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing,after spending an hour or so looking around at all the fantastic shops we went in for lunch.(fantastic) well worth a visit.cant wait to go back.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank evans12018
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We've been meaning to get here for ages and we finally managed it for lunch over the weekend. It was delicious, service was prompt and if we hadn't decided on some lovely cake for dessert we'd have easily been in and out in under an...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank whattosay
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Riverstone has to be my favourite restaurant in the South Island! After 4 years away, I was hoping the pork rillettes would still be on the menu! The coffee is always great and the staff are incredible. I finished the dinner with the orange syrup...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Maddy K
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Regular customer of this fantastic place. Never been disappointed. Consistently delivers top cuisine at affordable price. Will be back many times. Thanks.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank axebe
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Went here for lunch had the roast lamb very nice presentation was great. Also a good range of beers will be back

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank jontim87
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent food, nice service, but watch out if you're on a tight budget. The food is definitely worth it. Menu choice is great. Places for the kids to venture are a massive benefit. Would recommend highly, nice treat. Chef even came to check if food...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank GinagAuckland
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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
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Groups
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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