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Okurukuru

738 South Road, New Plymouth 4374, New Zealand
+64 6-751 0787
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
European, New Zealand, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
DETAILS
738 South Road, New Plymouth 4374, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 199 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Called for lunch after having failed to dine on Monday (Closed) From when you get out of the car the views are stunning, Taranaki to the rear and the Tasman Sea from the restaurant terrace. Lunch was well presented, fresh ingredients and local produce. Service...More

Thank aholden862
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just had a wonderful dinner to celebrate a family birthday. Watched the sun set and then enjoyed beautiful food, all meals were outstanding as was the service. Well done everyone.

Thank DianaEasther16
Sohnke D, Manager at Okurukuru, responded to this review

Hi Diana, thank you so much for your fantastic feedback. Yes we are very fortunate with our amazing sunsets overlooking the ocean. The team is stoked that you had a great family birthday party. Kind Regards Sohnke Danger

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was absolutely delicious and nicely presented. The kind that you wish wouldn't end. It was also very well portioned, just enough to leave you satisfied. We were a rather large group of 9 in a half full restaurant on a stormy night and...More

Thank APTY
Sohnke D, Manager at Okurukuru, responded to this review

Hi APTY, yes, thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are delighted that you had such an fantastic evening. We just uplifted the old carpet in the restaurant and polished the concrete floors, hence the acoustic sounds not spot on yet but we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There was a group of us for lunch - children and adults. It is very child-friendly with a childrens menu and playground. The venue is set in a fantastic location with an amazing view. They have small choice of their own wines which were very...More

Thank MichnRod
Okurukuru, Manager at Okurukuru, responded to this review

Hello MitchnRod, Thank you very much for your positive feedback on our Bistro. Sure on a sunny day the playground proves to be a hit with the younger clientele. We are looking forward being of your service again next time you are in Taranaki. Kind...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped there for a glass of wine ended up having a bite to eat as the menu looked good. We weren't very hungry so shared the mussel fritter, it was really good and has inspired us to try and replicate it at home. We always...More

Thank Shane B
Okurukuru, Manager at Okurukuru, responded to this review

Hi Shane B. thank you very much for your feedback. We just picked the grapes for the new rose yesterday. We are looking forward seeing you back here at Okurukuru. Kind Regards Sohnke Danger

Reviewed 9 April 2017

This Restaurant never fails to present a varied, keenly priced , beautifully presented menu in breathtaking surroundings . A must to any visitor in the area.

Thank clinicstb
Okurukuru, Manager at Okurukuru, responded to this review

Hello clinicstb, thank you very much for your nice review. The staff and I are loving the great comments. We hope we will see you again some time soon.

Reviewed 8 April 2017

What a lovely place to go...very relaxing and an amazing view up and down the coast line. The menu is varied with a wide range of choices (possibly too many), however we all selected different meals and were delighted with the presentation and taste of...More

Thank Samantha210
Okurukuru, Manager at Okurukuru, responded to this review

Hi Samantha. Thank you very much for your kind review. The staff and I are encouraged by nice reviews to delivery our best. We hope will will see you again soon.

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Always make a point of visiting here every time I'm in town. Not only is the view breathtaking but the food is equally so. We always have amazing meals and today was no exception with the outstanding antipasto platters. Look forward to seeing you next...More

Thank johnH2108JT
Okurukuru, Manager at Okurukuru, responded to this review

Hello JohnH. Thank you very much taking the time to write such a nice review. It was great to look after you and we are looking forward seeing you the next time you are in New Plymouth.

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This place has a lot of potential. Sadly we were very disappointed. We ordered an antipasto platter - to me I expect an antipasto platter to be bread, meats and cheeses however this is not what we got. The antipasto platter was Salads, breads and...More

Thank Nicol K
Okurukuru, Manager at Okurukuru, responded to this review

Hello Nicole K. thank you for taking your time to write a review about Okurukuru. As we agree that Antipasto platter can have breads, meats and cheeses on them we thought to be a bit different. Okurukuru Antipasto Vineyard Platter for Two $38 Zeus Haloumi,...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

The location is fantastic. View of the Taranaki Coast could not be bettered anywhere in the world. Service great, meal great. All a place I would be happy to recommend to anyone.

1  Thank Bernard B
Okurukuru, Manager at Okurukuru, responded to this review

Hello Bernard B. thank you for your positive feedback about your experience here at Okurukuru. The staff are over the moon. It means a lot to them. Kind Regards Sohnke Danger

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$17
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 738 South Road, New Plymouth 4374, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-751 0787
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Description
Okurukuru Restaurant - the highlight of coastal hospitality.
Honest good food prepared by passionate chefs with stunning surroundings .Clifftop view over the Tasman Sea and Mount Taranaki.