We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

Food at Wharepuke

Certificate of Excellence
European, Asian, Thai, New Zealand, Pacific Rim, Gluten Free
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
190 Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri 0230, New Zealand
09 407 8936
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

492 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 475: English reviews
Kerikeri, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

lovely food and great setting all in the heart of kerikeri in the beautiful bay of islands well patronized

Thank Annee S
Wellington, New Zealand
Level Contributor
93 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I always go to this restaurant when I visit family (2-3 times a year) and it always exceeds expectations. Beautiful setting and creative without being too adventurous menu. Service is excellent. Definitely visit. Awesome outside seating available too.

Thank Megan A
Auckland, New Zealand
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very atmospheric restaurant. The staff are lovely and the food an absolute delight. This is the second time to visit this restaurant. Was in town on business and had looked forward to visiting after our initial visit. Totally delicious. Won't disappoint!

Thank Raewyn D
Kerikeri, New Zealand
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far the best restaurant in Kerikeri ! Consistently great food, lovely menu and staff are knowledgeable and professional

Thank bottlie
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic lunch meal something for everyone. Most enjoyable great service. Nice and warm even on a cool day.

Thank gkberryman
Level Contributor
24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was really tasty and beautifully presented. Portions not huge but the excellent flavours made it well worth while. Price reflected the quality of food. Certainly would go back.

Thank nz0064
A TripAdvisor Member
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice .. small portions but nice food and service. Setting is nice ..mosquitos in the shade . Pre book at busy times

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Level Contributor
13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just a cheeky little Friday night work dinner.......in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Even though we mucked up our diner numbers, nothing was too much trouble for the service staff here. A varied menu selection, great service, delicious food and lots of chatter made this a very enjoyable evening and these guys deserve their number one postion. Make sure you... More 

Thank Sandra R
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant was busy when i came here with my partner and family. Excellent food and lovely gardens. The staff were busy that night but they done great regardless. A tip would be for the young wait staff to not necessarily read out every single item on the nights specials list (which on that particular night seemed like a lot)... More 

Thank Desiree W
Level Contributor
25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

The food was not as expected, in a good way. I had the pork wonton's and the special, pulled pork burgers. The wontons had a soft pork filling, like a pulled pork, which made me think the burger would have the same filling. It did not, the burgers pork was very different and delicious. So while the items I ordered... More 

Thank Darren H

Travelers who viewed Food at Wharepuke also viewed

Kerikeri, Bay of Islands
Kerikeri, Bay of Islands
Kerikeri, Bay of Islands

Been to Food at Wharepuke? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
European, Asian, Thai, New Zealand, Pacific Rim, Gluten Free
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri 0230, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Kerikeri
  • Phone Number: 09 407 8936

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Food at Wharepuke staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?