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170 Main Highway, Otaki 5512, New Zealand
+64 6-364 6742
07:30 - 16:00
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Waikanae, New Zealand
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

really lovely food, quick service, nice staff. prices comparable to Wellington - even the 15 year old commented - but lovely atmosphere.

Thank AnnetteRM2015
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very popular our RiverStone Café, great staff and food - well worth the stop! They now have the coffee cart outside (awesome). The café has a coffee card which can accumulate points however you can purchase drinks and or food. Who does that!!!!

Thank Lisa S
Wellington, New Zealand
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450 reviews
347 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

This cafe offers a lot more seating than it might appear to - as well as quite a number of tables outside, there are just as many indoors in what is a pleasant space. The service is pleasant and the coffee is quite good too. However as a fan of toast for breakfast, I was disappointed. One of the more... More 

Thank Michelle S
Hastings, New Zealand
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

A good place to stop at when driving through town. Hot chocolates were amazing, great idea putting the chocolate bar on top. Food was pretty good too and service was quick. Big breakfast lived up to it's name and was huge! The tomato chutney was a nice touch also - very tasty

Thank sparky98288
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

its unusual to have such great service there was an issue with one of the meals we brought it to the attention of the server who got the manager, she immediately took it away, apologized and asked if we wanted our money back or a replacement . She replaced it and apologized again. She refunded the money and gave us... More 

Thank Emma1963
Porirua, New Zealand
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73 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Have stopped here quite a few times when travelling north. Lovely garden setting on a nice day. Order food at counter and relax outside. Food good rather than amazing but definitely worth a stop

Thank WellingtonJen
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Good find on travels. Pleasant courtyard. Good coffee had by all. Nice selection of goods. Great cheese scones which were lite and well cooked. Tasty vegetable frittata. Good service.

Thank Erna H
Wellington, New Zealand
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574 reviews
366 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Like this cafe for its fresh food and great service. Really nice, strong coffee, Fairtrade. Lots of seating inside and out. Good quality, homemade food.

Thank Ah62
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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562 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

The welcoming staff make this a very pleasant cafe. I loved the date scone and coffee; did find the coffee and walnut slice a bit too sweet, but my husband loved it! A good place to stop on the busy State Highway 1.

Thank Sus1952
Wairoa, null, New Zealand
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I've stopped here twice now for breakfast and if you're looking for the world's best hangover cure, look no further! Bacon, eggs, kranskys, mushrooms, hashbrowns, toast, homemade relish.......and more. Friendly staff and quick service. Riverstone is now on my Navman favourites list.

Thank Matt S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$14
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Main Highway, Otaki 5512, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Kapiti Coast  >  Otaki
  • Phone Number: +64 6-364 6742
We cater for all, all day breakfast,Lunch Menu,cabinet food Scones, Muffins and Cakes and slices. We also cater for Gluten Free, Veg options, kid Meals, Coffee, Cold drinks

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?