We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kaikoura Food Company

94 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
+64 3-319 7160
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fudge” (22 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
“quick lunch” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
94 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (79)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 22 January 2017

Had a good lunch and breakfast here. Friendly staff and excellent service. Tasty food - really enjoyed the house smoked salmon. Nice easy parking. Will certainly eat here again next time we are in Kaikoura

Thank P and E S
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Went up to Kaikoura to spend a bit of money and spread the love after the earthquake. Four of us looking for a nice lunch and a beer, stopped at the Kaikoura Food Company. We all had blue cod and chips, which came with salad....More

Thank geoffjohns2016
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Was a bit exspensive, and mybe a little over welming for the staff as they couldnt remember whos food was for what table! when we had table numbers. Communication could probley be better. Will try somewhere different for breakfast as theres plenty of other little...More

Thank shiboopi
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We popped in on our way home from Hanmer for a bit of a pick me up, as we have several times in the past. Wedges were scrumptious, the sausage roll was also very good but the coffee wasn't the best we've had here. Rest...More

Thank Coastfans
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for a late lunch. I had wedges and the extra bacon etc, husband had a bagel and fries. Service was fast and friendly and the food was good. I couldn't eat all of my wedges. My hot chocolate was massive and just...More

Thank R2032AIalexm
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

We were dripping wet. They offered us a towel which was nice. The warm mocha and bacon and egg pie with chips warmed me up. The fire could have been hotter but then again we were frozen. A guy had made camp in the men's...More

Thank Voodles
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Clean, spacious and welcoming in the drizzle, we stopped for a late lunch enroute to Christchurch from Nelson (avoiding the snow in the alpine passes)and found great toasted sandwiches made to order and very good coffee and tea. The toilets were clean and lots of...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This was the first breakfast we had on our holiday in New Zealand. Let's just say it was so good in the remaining 2 weeks no other place quite lived up to it. Delicious all around and the coffee was outstanding. Dont' make the same...More

Thank DeneMiles
Reviewed 17 February 2016

My husband and I stopped for a late lunch here on Sunday 14th Feb and both had the fish & chips meal. It was blue cod which we had non battered. The meal was lovely with the fish cooked beautifully and nice fries and salad...More

Thank Sharonansteve
Reviewed 27 January 2016

dined in this place for breakfast and coffee totalling two visits,both times lovely food excellent service,clean surroundings and friendly staff

Thank 664michelle
Nearby HotelsSee all 19 hotels in Kaikoura
Sunrise Lodge
60 reviews
.16 km away
Lobster Inn Motor Lodge
61 reviews
.27 km away
Kaikoura Top 10 Holiday Park
437 reviews
.38 km away
Alpine View Motel
81 reviews
.65 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Kaikoura Indian Restaurant&Cafe
128 reviews
.68 km away
Beach House Cafe
213 reviews
.48 km away
Hislops Wholefood Cafe
299 reviews
.53 km away
Black Rabbit Pizza
146 reviews
.69 km away
Nearby Attractions
Kaikoura Peninsula Walkway
853 reviews
1.24 km away
Kaikoura i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
265 reviews
1.25 km away
Kaikoura Museum
48 reviews
1.24 km away
Maori Leap Cave
32 reviews
.26 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kaikoura Food Company staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 16
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Kaikoura
  • Phone Number: +64 3-319 7160
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing