Dining in Ohakune
with TripAdvisor

The Village
a place for every taste & purse

The Bearing Point
55 Clyde St,     06 385 9006
Scott & Kristi take generous portions of the best local produce, prepare it with simple elegance, and serve you dinner in a quiet and understated atmosphere.   T.A

The Cyprus Tree
Clyde & Miro,     06 385 8857
Leah & Aaron serve à la carte and Italian meals. Lounge area, kiddies' play room, and a great mountain view.   T.A

Alpine Restaurant & Wine Bar
Clyde & Miro,     06 385 9183
For decades now, Franz has been serving classic European dinners in his authentic Swiss establishment.   T.A

Lemongrass Thai Restaurant
7 Miro St,     06 385 8758
Tasty Thai meals at the Alpine Motel's cosy little restaurant.   T.A

The Clyde Hotel & Bar
Clyde & Miro,     06 385 8600
A cheerful pub atmosphere, where your whole apr├Ęs ski group can be promptly provided with steak dinners, pizzas and Mexican wraps.   M.M

The Mountain Rocks
Clyde & Goldfinch,   06 385 8295
Maureen & Carl's happy mixture of kitsch signs, log tables, beer taps, pub meals, coffee, newspapers, fancy cakes, rugby tv and 1970s music is the heart of Ohakune.   T.A   Menu

Indian Affair Takeaways
Goldfinch & Ayr     06 385 8619
An outpost of the renowned Indian Affair restaurant in Taupo.     T.A

Italian Cafe & Restaurant
49 Clyde St,     06 385 8346
You can watch Poppa making your pizzas right at the front entrance.   T.A

Sweet Pea Cafe
19 Goldfinch,     06 385 9190
"Food like grannie used to make." Try Gloria's homemade gourmet pies, a fluffy omlette or the Ozone coffee.   T.A

Utopia Cafe
47 Clyde St,     06 385 9120
This 1970s-style cafe has new owners, and is a great place for bike riders to enjoy lunch.   T.A

Mountain Kebabs
29 Clyde St,     06 385 9047
Top-quality gourmet kebabs to keep you fit and healthy after a day on the hill or a night in the clubs.   T.A

The Chocolate Eclair Shop
78 Clyde St,     06 385 8152
Nation's Bakery is famous for these huge hunger-busters, but their oven-fresh and low-priced meat pies, doughnuts and biscuits are equally as tasty.   Chron

The Ohakune Club
71 Goldfinch,     06 385 8221
Anyone can dine here on Friday and Saturday nights. Good plain meals at low prices. Lots of camper-vans park up here.   Website

Captain Kune
55 Clyde St,    06 385 8825
Fish & chips, burgers and toasted sandwiches. The $20 special will feed everyone in your group.   M.M

Stutz Cafe & Takeaways
66 Clyde St,     06 385 8563
Chinese takeaways, fish & chips, pizzas, burgers.   T.A

Mizzoni Pizza
Goldfinch & Ayr,     0x xxx xxx
Wood-fired brick oven pizzas made in a shipping container.   T.A

Storm Shelter
1 Rata Street,     06 385 9169
This is the diner/bar for the LKNZ backpackers hostel. Basic food, cheap and cheerful.   T.A


The Junction
riverside dining & party bars

O.C.R Cafe

Mangawhero & Tyne, 06 385 8322
Becks' pleasant garden restaurant at the bottom of the mountain provides splendid breakfasts, lunches and dinners. Excellent facilities for small children.   T.A   Menu

Matterhorn Restaurant

Top floor, Powderhorn Chateau,
06 385 8888

Provides top-quality meals, even for large groups, in an expansive log-timbered dining hall and lounge bar.   T.A

The Powderkeg

Bottom floor, Powderhorn Chateau,
06 385 8888

Log-timbered decor, excellent food, expensive alcohol, lots of side rooms, dancing on the long table as the night goes on.   T.A

The Suitcase

6 Rimu St, 06 385 8371
Popular food served with style, central bar, funky music, great for partying after a day on the slopes.   T.A   Menu

Kings Bar

3 Rimu St, 06 385 8648
To do.............................   T.A

The Kitchen - 4 Thames

4 Thames St, 06 385 xxxx
Let's keep our energy up with craft beer & tacos while dancing to those vinyl records in the kitchen...   T.A

La Pizzeria
6 Thames St, 06 385 8558
Conrad's cosy little pizza restaurant next to the party bars. He also takes phone orders and has gluten free pizzas.   T.A

Turoa Lodge Tavern

10 Thames St, 06 385 8274
A great party place, especially Tuesday nights. Basic pub fries and sandwiches to keep your energy levels up.   T.A

Further afield
but well worth visiting

The Station Cafe
far end of Findlay St, National Park,
07 892 2881

Carleen has transformed an old railway station at the back of nowhere into a magic restaurant for brunch, lunch or a gourmet dinner. My favourite is her Sunday roast. Superb atmosphere, food and service.   T.A   Menu

Cafe Express
Main Road, Waiouru, 06-387 6778
In their warm Italian way, Franco & Flora satisfy soldiers and and surprise townies with their delicious crunchy pizza, creamy pasta and huge steak meals at bargain prices. My favourite is Franco's steak sandwich.   M.M

Angel Louise
48 Seddon Street, Raetihi,
06 385 4976

An internet cafe & bookings-only restaurant with locally-grown food, prepared and served with country hospitality. And it has carrot cake!   T.A   Menu

Quick Lists
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If owners email me their menus, I'll add them here, in iPhone-friendly format.
Quiet dining, good food
The Station Cafe National Park
The Bearing Point
O.C.R Cafe & Restaurant  Menu
Matterhorn Restaurant
The Cyprus Tree
Alpine Restaurant
Lemongrass Thai Restaurant

Pub atmosphere
The Powderkeg
The Suitcase   Menu
The Clyde Hotel
Kings Bar
The Mountain Rocks   Menu

Budget meals
Italian Cafe & Restaurant
The Ohakune Club  Fri Sat.
La Pizzeria
Storm Shelter

Bearing Point
O.C.R Cafe   Menu
Suitcase   Menu
Kings Bar
The Clyde Hotel
4 Thames - the Kitchen
Turoa Lodge
Mountain Rocks
Cyprus Tree
Alpine Restaurant

The Station
National Park
O.C.R  Menu
Angel Louise Raetihi   Menu
Sweet Pea
Mountain Rocks   Menu

Food to take away
Open early
Sweet Pea Cafe
The Chocolate Eclair Shop
Stutz Cafe & Takeaways
Mountain Rocks
Rendevous Dairy

Open later in the day
Indian Affair
Mountain Kebabs
La Pizzeria
Italian Cafe
Stutz Cafe
Captain Kune
Mizzoni Pizza
Rendevous Dairy

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