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Stony River Country Diner

€€ - €€€, European,
2502 Surf Highway | Rd 37, Okato 4381, New Zealand
+64 6-752 4454
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  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“schnitzel” (11 reviews)
“apple strudel” (15 reviews)
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Austrian, European, Central European, International, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2502 Surf Highway | Rd 37, Okato 4381, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our meal very much. My husband's fish and chips was a very generous portion, and the laumb rump was perfectly cooked with beautiful flavours. Our desserts were scrumptious - not one but 2 pieces of brownie! And the strudel was devine. Would highly...More

Thank Janette K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here over 4 nights while staying at the hotel, so we sampled much of the menu.All meals were beautifully prepared and presented, very hearty (no tiny portions here) and served in a nice, freindly atmoshpere. Highlights were the pork belly, the chicken, and...More

Thank vanfamAuckland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff, especially Renata, are fantastic, so welcoming and friendly. We were here for a work function so had a set meal but it was delicious

Thank Plant_Girl_11
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Went for an Anniversary dinner last night with friends. The atmosphere was fabulous, the restaurant full (always a good sign) and the food was just amazingly good. The staff were lovely, attentive and friendly. Loved the fact that they served non-alcoholic mulled wine, plus our...More

Thank TracyHotspur
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Heimo is a fabulous chef and the food is absolutely wonderful. The prices are very reasonable and there is a great selection of wine. Highly recommended.

Thank Christine D
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Have eaten here many times and every time has been a pleasure - staff are friendly and welcoming and the food is made and served with passion and pride! Nothing is ever too much trouble and you always leave feeling as if you had been...More

Thank chibagirl66
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal and 90th birthday celebration at The Stony River Hotel - Restaurant was warm and cosy, food was delicious with attention to detail and very generous portions. Staff were welcoming and friendly and came out singing happy birthday with a black forest...More

Thank seanjill94
Reviewed 22 March 2018

We stayed three nights and ate in each night. The food was plentiful and well prepared. Our favourite mains were the Lamb and the John Dory. Desserts were all great. Chocolate Marquise and the Berry Sorbet just pipped the Cheesecake and Apple Strudel, but you...More

Thank Zimmbot
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We were advised to buy a Grabone voucher when we said we wanted to try out a schnitzel meal, so this would have been the best value for money meal ever. We started with seafood chowder and Haloumi cheese on Kumara rosti, both starters were...More

1  Thank Fijohe
Reviewed 18 March 2018

My wife and I decided to have my birthday dinner at the Stony River Boutique Hotel as we had been planning on trying it for ages. The Austrian flavour of the menu is new to us, and turned out to be excellent. We had a...More

Thank Jon S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Austrian, European, Central European, International, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2502 Surf Highway | Rd 37, Okato 4381, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  Okato
  • Phone Number: +64 6-752 4454
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The Stony River Boutique Hotel provides 7 rooms (1 Twin room, 2 double rooms, 2 triple rooms and 1 wheel chair access room) all en suite with Flat screen TV, FREE Internet, Coffee and Tea bar. You will find Taranaki's finest hospitality in a relaxed and warm ambiance. Enjoy your afternoon break in our Mountain View Lounge perfect in Winter time at the fire place and stay for dinner in our excellent Award winning restaurant.
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