Relax and have a break in our beautiful, laid-back town while getting away from it all. Discover Coromandel town from your base at Koru Riverside Retreat.
Coromandel town and surrounds is known for its cultural and historical significance as well as for the vibrant creative people who have settled in the region. Combined with our superb restaurants and cafes, ocean and bush based adventures, our historical architecture and our region’s rich Maori heritage, you’ll have a great getaway experience – whatever your personal preferences. Below are some of our personal favourites.
A lovely antique bar with giant leather chairs and the friendliest staff anywhere. Bar food and dinner menu available, with all food coming from The Peppertree next door. Exclusive wood-fired pizzas. Regular live music, Sky TV, pool and internet access. Woodfire in winter. This place is a classic! view their website
Friday mornings in the centre of town – local and homegrown produce and crafts, baking, organic and gluten free, and more… (closed over winter)
Come into the local Information Centre and pick up a Historic Places Trust brochure which details the Heritage Trail in Coromandel Town.
Coromandel Foursquare in new building – they stock a great selection of specialty foods and heaps of organic options. Free-range eggs, organic fruit, a big selection of breads, all the beverages you wish for, organic coffee beans, the list goes on.
They serve delicious cuisine, coffee to sing about, fresh juices, smoothies, and wonderfully wicked home baking. Their free WiFi, beautiful garden surrounds and well stocked secondhand bookstore will provide a great spot to take a break and refuel between outings and activities.
They collect, cultivate, harvest, cook and serve to you their very own green lipped mussels from our harbour, guaranteeing freshness that is full of flavour and quality. Come along and enjoy Coromandel’s freshest green lipped mussels. Watch hand made products being prepared, eat them on site or take away their beautifully prepared products with you. Breakfast from 9, lunch from 10. Closed over winter. view their website
This multi award winning restaurant offers a unique dining experience. Enjoy the sun soaked courtyard and shaded verandas over summer or one of their open fires over winter. Specialising in fresh local seafood and modern NZ cuisine. Open 7 days for lunch and dinner.
image at top of Star and Garter Hotel, Coromandel © macronix