The Church Bistro.
Character dining at its best.
The Church Bistro is housed in the original church building from the early 1900s, and relocated from its original home, Taumarunui. The exposed kauri beams, classical joinery and original floor add to its charm and character.
You can expect to see simple Kiwi style, European inspired food, plus seasonal and regular specials.
Beetroot kibbeh, homemade hummus, roasted shallots.
Pan-seared scallops, black pudding, apple puree.
Tuna tartare nachos
Tuna tartare nachos.
Chicken parfait platter
Chicken parfait, chorizo, artisan bread, coulis, platter to share.
Asparagus risotto with crispy prosciutto.
Brazillian fish Moqueca
Brazilian fish moqueca (stew) with black rice and banana farofa.
Slow roasted beef cheeks with truffle polenta, vine roast tomatoes.
Lamb backstrap with eggplant ratatouille.
Rhubarb & strawberry creme brûlée
Rhubarb and strawberry créme brûlée.
Chocolate & caramel platter
A platter of sweet delicacies – ask the waitress for today’s sweet treats.
Open 6 nights/week
Closed Christmas Day
Closed between June & September.
Please contact The Church Bistro directly for their expected opening dates.
Booking are recommended