The Church Bistro.
Character dining at its best.
The Church Bistro is operated independently from The Church Accommodation, please contact them directly to make a reservation.
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. The Bistro boasts and excellent wine list and a range of craft beers.
Octopus puttanesca with polenta croutons
Pork & prawn croquette with apple chilli sauce
Duck confit, goat cheese filo with orange sauce
Mushroom & truffle risotto
Grilled salmon (medium rare), black rice, almond & miso sauce
Beef short ribs, kumara mash & chef made onion rings
Eye fillet steak, parsnip purée & mustard sauce
Kids menu available
(12 and under)
Pan fried fish, chips & veggies DF/GF $15
Steak, chips & veggies DF/GF $15
Adult Sunday Roast, plus dessert. $30
Kids Sunday Roast, plus dessert. $20
Dark chocolate & pistachio dome
Toffee apple spring roll & mascarpone
Sorbet duo with seasonal fruit
Closed for the Winter.
Reopening Spring 2022.
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day
As The Church Bistro is operated independently of The Church Accommodation,
please contact The Church Bistro directly for their opening dates and times.
Booking are recommended.