Restaurants, Cafes and Wine in Central Otago

Enhance your Trail experience. Central Otago has fantastic restaurants and cafes and is home to amazing wines and some excellent craft beer.

Clyde Post Office Bar and Café

Great menu choice, historic ambience, coffee and local wine selection.  Whether it's a quiet drink with ...

Pitches Store

Built 1883 as a General Store for John Pitches in Ophir, the schist stone building has been carefully res...

Omakau Commercial Hotel

Built in 1898, as Omakau's original homestead, the Omakau Commercial offers a variety of food and refresh...

Olivers Central Otago

The historic 'Olivers' complex was originally built in 1869 as The Victoria Store, to service the early g...

Gilchrists Store

Even if you are not into shopping you should visit Gilchrists Store in the main street of Oturehua.

Judge Rock Vineyard

Elegant - Sensuous - Intimate. Come and taste award winning Pinot Noir wines from the Jacobson-Chiaroni ...

Wedderburn Tavern

Built in 1885, the historic Wedderburn Tavern is situated in the heart of the Maniototo Plain on the Cent...

Ranfurly Hotel

One of Ranfurly's most photographed art deco buildings, the Ranfurly Hotel accommodates up to 30 in king,...

Lauder Hotel

Located right on the Otago Central Rail Trail, the Lauder Hotel is the original Railway Hotel.

Hannah's Cafe at Hayes Engineering Works & Homestead Cafe

Enjoy a leisurely lunch in the shade in our spacious grounds (or in the parlour). Re-fuel with our delici...

Kissing Gate Café

It’s a question everyone asks. What is a kissing gate? Well, it’s a small gate set in a ‘u’ or ‘v’ shape ...

Monteith's Brewery Bar Alexandra

Good Food, Good Wine, Good Beer, Friendly Service.

Clyde Post Office Bar and Café

Great menu choice, historic ambience, coffee and local wine selection.  Whether it's a quiet drink with ...

Pitches Store

Built 1883 as a General Store for John Pitches in Ophir, the schist stone building has been carefully res...

Omakau Commercial Hotel

Built in 1898, as Omakau's original homestead, the Omakau Commercial offers a variety of food and refresh...

Olivers Central Otago

The historic 'Olivers' complex was originally built in 1869 as The Victoria Store, to service the early g...

Gilchrists Store

Even if you are not into shopping you should visit Gilchrists Store in the main street of Oturehua.

Judge Rock Vineyard

Elegant - Sensuous - Intimate. Come and taste award winning Pinot Noir wines from the Jacobson-Chiaroni ...

Wedderburn Tavern

Built in 1885, the historic Wedderburn Tavern is situated in the heart of the Maniototo Plain on the Cent...

Ranfurly Hotel

One of Ranfurly's most photographed art deco buildings, the Ranfurly Hotel accommodates up to 30 in king,...

Lauder Hotel

Located right on the Otago Central Rail Trail, the Lauder Hotel is the original Railway Hotel.

Hannah's Cafe at Hayes Engineering Works & Homestead Cafe

Enjoy a leisurely lunch in the shade in our spacious grounds (or in the parlour). Re-fuel with our delici...

Kissing Gate Café

It’s a question everyone asks. What is a kissing gate? Well, it’s a small gate set in a ‘u’ or ‘v’ shape ...

Monteith's Brewery Bar Alexandra

Good Food, Good Wine, Good Beer, Friendly Service.