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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 good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“schnitzel” (12 reviews)
“apple strudel” (15 reviews)
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Austrian, European, Central European, German, International, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2502 Surf Highway | Rd 37, Okato 4381, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a grabone deal for a three course meal for two here. Through my email conversations with the owner, I mentioned the occasion was for my partner's birthday (not to request anything in particular, but for unrelated reasons). The staff went to incredible lengths...More

Thank shaneoh1980
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Our GrabOne deal was for 3course dinner , and breakfast. Dinner was great! We had a ‘Rewena’ garlic bread to start. My husband had Fish. I had traditional snitzel which was lovely and tender! And the Apple Strudel though made with canned apples was really...More

Thank bellbird51
Reviewed 18 November 2017

The menu is very varied and has an excellent choice. We stayed and ate here for three days with breakfasts and dinner. The standard of the meals was superb, huge whitebait fritters made with duck eggs, beautiful beer battered John Dory and the French Toast...More

1  Thank Lynda M
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

The staff were welcoming and interactive without hovering and the food was lovely. They use of lots of local produce where they can. Will definitely return to try other menu items and the takeaway menu. Thanks Elyse and Heimo

Thank L H
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We came here as a group for schnitzel night for my birthday. The food was such good value and delicious. We all ordered the 3 course schnitzel deal and aside from a small mistake with our orders we couldn't fault the evening. We all had...More

Thank KezzaPea
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We ate here a few years ago and the owners have really found a niche market on the Surf Highway! It is a lovely place to have dinner or lunch and the staff so friendly. We had the Vienna Schnitzel with Speitzle & red cabbage...More

Thank Crystalrose54
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Was so refreshing to go out for a meal and be blown away by the quality of food. Every course was amazing and the service brilliant. Will be recommending to everyone.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$22
Austrian, European, Central European, German, International, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, 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
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, 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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