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From Fine Cuisine To Good Coffee

Golden Bay offers and eclectic array of eating establishments from great fish and chip shops, to cafes with delicious fare and fine restaurants for gourmet meals.

Sans Souci Inn

The Sans Souci Inn is a lodge style accommodation built in an artistic blend of Mediterranean and ecological architecture.

It's only a 2-minute walk to the safe and sandy Pohara beach, shop, cafes and restaurants. Our on-site restaurant has a high reputation for its dinners and irresistible desserts using ingredients from our own organic garden and locally grown produce when possible.

11 Richmond Road, Pohara
Phone: 03-525-8663
Email: reto@sanssouciinn.co.nz
Web: www.sanssouciinn.co.nz
Map: Click here

The Woolshed

Café, woolcraft and yarn. Indoor and outdoor seating. Farm animals including Gotland sheep.

Canaan road, Takaka Hill Highway, Takaka Hill
Phone: 035287906
Email: info@gotlandwool.co.nz
Web: www.thewoolshedcanaan.co.nz
Map: Click here

Goodness 2 Go

Delicious selection of fresh food, including salads, sandwiches and wraps made daily and onsite. A favourite - Hot Bacon Butties. Sweet treats also available and fresh espresso coffee.
A Mobile Café with outdoor seating area.
Real Food, Real Tasty, Real Fast

Junction Street, Takaka, Golden Bay
Tariff: $3-15/couple
Email: cheryl@goodness2go.co.nz
Web: www.goodness2go.co.nz

TOTOS Cafe & Gallery

A unique cafe-pizzeria & gallery located in the bush overlooking beautiful Wainui Bay, 2 km along Totaranui Road next to the Abel Tasman National Park.
Gluten free & vegetarian options available, EFTPOS accepted.
Open Sundays 7 & 14 of May, 10 am - 5 pm, then closed up to September

Don't hesitate to get in touch about our opening hours or with any queries: 021 187 1849 /03 970 7934 or by email: totoscafegallery@gmail.com

Tariff: $10-24/couple
Phone: 039-707-934
Email: totoscafegallery@gmail.com
Web: www.facebook.com/totoscafeandpizzeria
Map: Click here

Dancing Sands Distillery

Dancing Sands Distillery is a craft distillery focused on making premium spirits sourced from the finest ingredients. Our story begins with the aquifer that feeds Pupu Springs, the third clearest spring water in the world with under water visibility of 63 metres. The purity of our water sets the standard for every ingredient, every decision we make.

Our products are recognised on the international stage, winning medals at the San Francisco World Spirits and Global Rum Masters Competitions.

46A Commercial Street
Phone: 035259899
Email: info@dancingsands.com
Web: www.dancingsands.com
Map: Click here

Ratanui Lodge

Golden Bay's newest boutique accommodation and restaurant, in the heart of Pohara Beach. Free wifi and continental breakfast

818 Abel Tasman Drive, Pohara
Phone: 03-525-7998
Email: info@ratanuilodge.com
Web: www.ratanuilodge.com
Map: Click here

Takaka Infusion

Enjoy quality whole food right in the middle of Takaka in a relaxed and quiet atmosphere. We serve about 30 varieties of finest loose tea : black, green, fruit, herbal, Rooibos. We bake European style Tortes and Cakes and have a changing selection of lunches mostly made of organic ingredients. Our food is all vegetarian, gluten-free options. Great selection of European style breads.

Phone: 035257294

Anatoki Salmon Cafe & Fishing

Catch your very own fresh salmon and have it ready to eat on the spot! All the gear you need is provided at no cost and there's no entry fee. Simply pay per weight for what you catch. Open year round 7 days a week from 9am. Bring your camera and go for the catch of the day!

242 McCallum Road, Takaka
Phone: 0800262865
Email: catch@anatokisalmon.co.nz
Web: www.anatokisalmon.co.nz

Wholemeal Cafe & Gallery

The name "Wholemeal Trading Company" was conceived during a late night 'session' around the fire in 1977.

The Wholemeal is a great place to have breakfast or lunch with a group of friends. You'll find a large selection of 'feel-good' menu options. Thirsty? We love making smoothies and have lots of pulpy juices and seriously good coffee. If you're after a light meal, try our freshly made cabinet foods.

Phone: 03-525-9426

Puramahoi Fields

Verified Organic Vegetables - Community Supported Agriculture.

We sell our produce at our roadside stall (23 Patons Rock Road) and at the Saturday Market in the library carpark year round. Plus the Friday Market on the Village Green during the summer period.
We also un a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) which is available from November to May.

Roadside stall at 23 Patons Rock, or at the markets in Takaka Friday & Saturday.

Email: info@puramahoifields.com

Old School Cafe

Licensed Cafe Restaurant Bar. Great food in an enjoyable rural, relaxed atmosphere. Indoor/outdoor dining. Go where the locals go. 10 minutes north of Collingwood on the way to Farewell Spit.

1115 Collingwood Puponga Main Rd R.D.1
Tariff: $12-32/couple
Phone: 03-524-8457
Email: duncwill@xtra.co.nz
Map: Click here

Palmville Coffee

Enjoy this unique Wainui Café experience. Pristine surroundings, great coffee, light refreshments. Family friendly, picnickers very welcome. Winter trading hours from 1 May 2017: Open Sundays 10am-3pm.

Phone: 035257688

Collingwood Tinky's Tavern

Inside and outside dining. Children welcome. Open 7 days. Bottle shop and bar. Open till late. Fully licenced caf??. Courtesy van available. Famous pub pies made here.

Phone: 03-5248-160
Email: tinkyheather@xtra.co.nz
Map: Click here

Tui Balms

Altogether natural skin and body care range including the original massage balms. Made in Golden Bay since 1984! Something for the whole family. Find us in local stores across the region, or visit us at the end of the road in Wainui Bay. OPEN M-F from January 5th 2015, closed weekends.

Phone: 035259654


Zatori Retreat is a destination set in gorgeous Collingwood overlooking the village and estuary. Its an absolutely stunning site fully refurbished into four luxury suites all with private decks, plush rooms with ensuites and an affordable backpacker accommodation (From $60/pers/night)

< Close to horse riding, caving, the Heaphy Track, Farewell Spit tours & the famous Mussel Inn.
< We provide kayaks, paddle boards, bicycles.
< We also can arrange massage treatments and yoga classes on site.

2321 Takaka - Collingwood Hwy, Golden Bay
Tariff: $60-0/couple
Phone: 03-524-8692
Email: info@zatori.co.nz
Web: www.zatori.co.nz
Book: Click here
Map: Click here

Kervella Cheese

Kervella Cheese is a partnership between Gabrielle Kervella and Alan Cockman.
Gabrielle has been making cheese since the early 1980s, learning the art under several master cheesemakers in France. Since then she has run a goat's cheese business in Gidgegannup, Western Australia. Her cheeses were acclaimed across the Eastern Seaboard. She has been credited with putting goat's cheese 'on the map'.

Takaka Springs Water Co. Ltd.

Residing in the beautiful Golden Bay region in the upper west of the South Island of New Zealand is a place called Takaka, home of Takaka Springs Water Co. Ltd., producers of premium bottled water. We have captured the natural beauty and purity the locals in Takaka have been enjoying for years and packaged it as bottled water so everyone can drink it.

Phone: 035259209

Old School Cafe

Cafe & Bar in Pakawau

Phone: 035248457
Email: duncwill@xtra.co.nz

Brigand Cafe Bar

Providers of great food, wines and ales. Home of Tuatara Coffee. Live music. Fully licensed.

Phone: 03-525-9636

Roots Bar

Located in sunny Takaka in New Zealand's stunning Golden Bay, Roots Bar was built with a vision of providing an alternative space where locals and travellers can enjoy a great music culture through a great sound system, eat fantastic food, enjoy the high vibes and energy that the outside open fire brings to the bar, and of course indulge in tasting some NZ medal winning craft beers that the bar has on tap.

Phone: 035259592

Dangerous Kitchen

Street front cafe in the heart of town famous with pizzas, breakfast, beautiful cabinet, fantastic coffee, local beer and wine selection, back garden to relax, local art exhibitions, live music. Open Monday - Saturday 9am till 8.30pm - Summer hours - 7 days 9am till 9: 30pm- closed for winter break in August.

48 Commercial Street, Takaka
Phone: 03-525-8686
Email: thedangerouskitchen.takaka@gmail.com


Creators, Merchants & Caterers of fine foods and Artisan products.

Phone: 035257111

Courthouse Cafe

Licensed Cafe. Open all day for Breakfast, Lunch, and Pizza. Great Organic Coffee. In/Outdoor dining. Child Friendly.

Phone: 035248194

Village Milk

Village Milk is a revolutionary offering on the New Zealand market. Village Milk is real milk, sold fresh at the farm. Completely natural and unaltered, Village Milk is collected daily from small herds of happy cows, and is installed in a dispensing machine at the farm where locals (and some not-so-local) come to collect it.

Phone: 03-525-8508

Aroha Health Spa & Garden Sanctuary Cafe

Welcome to Aroha Health Spa - The Heart of Golden Bay!
We offer a variety of treatments that are designed to relax, rejuvenate and energize.
This is a destination spa that will guarantee a memorable experience.
You can also visit our tranquil, outdoor Garden Sanctuary Cafe for great organic coffee, herbal teas and delicious treats.

792 Abel Tasman Drive, Pohara
Phone: 03-525-8870
Email: info@arohahealthspa.co.nz
Web: www.arohahealthspa.co.nz
Map: Click here

Courtyard Cafe

Sunny funky courtyard cafe - great coffee + food, BYO, authentic Asian cuisine + Kiwi favourites

29 commercial Street
Phone: 035258681
Email: gee40wee@hotmail.com
Map: Click here

Telegraph Hotel

Telegraph Hotel
Clean, comfortable, newly decorated rooms. Great restaurant, too.

2 Motupipi Street, Takaka, Golden Bay
Phone: 03-525-9445
Map: Click here

The Mussel Inn Cafe Bar & Brewery

Cafe - Bar - Brewery - Music Venue. Halfway between Takaka and Collingwood. Keep your eyes peeled, for the Mussel Inn is very subtly sign posted but can often be recognised by the many cars parked on the roadside - especially on a busy night. Open seven days a week. 11am till late. 7 days.

Phone: 03-525-9241
Email: haveabeer@musselinn.co.nz
Web: www.musselinn.co.nz
Map: Click here
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The Mussel Inn Cafe Bar & Brewery

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