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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Restaurant
“Superb dishes by local chef Hannes & the perfect spot to unwind with a craft beer!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Café
“Breakfast, lunch and (Thur to Sat )dinner. Great food, outdoor area, open cafe type space. 06 306 9965”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Pizza, a-la-carte restaurant and great movie cinema - two of them, latest release movies as well. food is good, outside space during summer as well as cosy fire inside for winter. Wine and nibbles watching movies, great times. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Vineyard
“Vineyard Cafe setting. One antipasto platter on the menu so not hard to order, wine tasting as well, beautiful setting. 06 306 8473”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Delicious food, amazing presentation - owner-chef Paul and wife Elly. Fancy food at the same price as other restaurants, delicious beyond words - first pick always. 06 306 6094”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you want to be shuttle driven to a beautiful vineyard restaurant for a multi-course dinner with brilliant service, visit Toby at Tirohana. Lunch and dinner, bookings essential for dinner. Is on the main vineyard road, you can walk is about 1.5 km - in the dark with no street lights - book the shuttle ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bicycle Store
“Take a guided tour or go it alone. They have full day hire starting from $40 with the option of rickshaws for $30, family bikes for $50 and tandem bikes for $70. Mountain bikes are also available for hire $50 per day so you can explore the Rimutaka Rail Trail or Tora Tora Bike Trail. Affordable guided tours start at $80. The also have a mini- golf course and big games. Book online. Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday 9:30am to 5:30pm Phone: 0800 2 EXPLORE ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nice bar, good food from Adam Newell, famouse Martiinborough Hotel on the square - a must have a drink at least place. Ph 06 3068350”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
“Great coffee roasted on site, GF food open early 7 days a week. Excellent cheese scones. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Lodging
  • 7 locals recommend
Winery
“The best place for exceptional food and wine set amongst the vines. Perfect for lunch with wine. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“A great craft beer brewery, made in Martinborough, with wonderful food platters, and a great selection of wine. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
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“Great cafe, great coffee, great food all made on-premise, and home-cured bacon . Breakfast (yumm) , brunch, lunch and afternoon tea. Sometimes opens during Xmas-Jan holiday times, check their Facebook for those details. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Food
“Delicious platters and a great selection of wine. We love sitting out in the garden soaking up the ambience. Please note: this is only open in the summer months.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Open very early, closes just after lunch. Cheap eats, fantastic service, a real locals and farmers hangout in the morning.”
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Superb dishes by local chef Hannes & the perfect spot to unwind with a craft beer!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Pizza, a-la-carte restaurant and great movie cinema - two of them, latest release movies as well. food is good, outside space during summer as well as cosy fire inside for winter. Wine and nibbles watching movies, great times. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Delicious food, amazing presentation - owner-chef Paul and wife Elly. Fancy food at the same price as other restaurants, delicious beyond words - first pick always. 06 306 6094”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you want to be shuttle driven to a beautiful vineyard restaurant for a multi-course dinner with brilliant service, visit Toby at Tirohana. Lunch and dinner, bookings essential for dinner. Is on the main vineyard road, you can walk is about 1.5 km - in the dark with no street lights - book the shuttle ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nice bar, good food from Adam Newell, famouse Martiinborough Hotel on the square - a must have a drink at least place. Ph 06 3068350”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
“Great coffee roasted on site, GF food open early 7 days a week. Excellent cheese scones. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
“Great cafe, great coffee, great food all made on-premise, and home-cured bacon . Breakfast (yumm) , brunch, lunch and afternoon tea. Sometimes opens during Xmas-Jan holiday times, check their Facebook for those details. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Iconic historic building, the restaurant is a treat. Lovely local social mingle in the bar. ”
  • 3 locals recommend

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