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 …

Wedderburn Tavern

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

Judge Rock Vineyard

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

Pitches Store

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

Monteith's Brewery Bar Alexandra

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

Waipiata Country Hotel

This tastefully refurbished historic hotel features country bar, bistro & formal dining room, outside fir…

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 …

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…

Ranfurly Hotel

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

Gilchrists Store

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

Olivers Central Otago

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

Strath Taieri Hotel

Built in the 1890s the Strath Taieri Hotel is the last remaining pub in Middlemarch making it a must-stay…

Clyde Post Office Bar and Café

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

Wedderburn Tavern

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

Judge Rock Vineyard

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

Pitches Store

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

Monteith's Brewery Bar Alexandra

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

Waipiata Country Hotel

This tastefully refurbished historic hotel features country bar, bistro & formal dining room, outside fir…

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 …

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…

Ranfurly Hotel

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

Gilchrists Store

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

Olivers Central Otago

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

Strath Taieri Hotel

Built in the 1890s the Strath Taieri Hotel is the last remaining pub in Middlemarch making it a must-stay…