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Beachhouse Restaurant

$$ - $$$, ,
126 Rocks Highway, Riverton 9822, New Zealand
+64 3-234 8274
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, Pub, Diner, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
126 Rocks Highway, Riverton 9822, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have enjoyed several lunches at the Beachhouse over the years. Always an excellent range of food and top service. Wonderful place to dine and relax.

Thank JamieA579
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked so that we could get the window seats that look out over the bay. It was a little cold to be sitting outside at the moment. Our two meals came in a good time and were very well presented. Taste test confirmed all...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

Large portion of green mussels followed by blue Cod in Parmesan. Probably should not have had such a large starter, but the mussels were rather good. The main, blue cod was superb. All the individual flavours came through in a nice balanced way. Good location...More

Thank Hamish_MacGlen
Reviewed February 8, 2018 via mobile

We had lunch here yesterday and enjoyed the best fish and chips we have had in a long time. The fish was tasty, the chips were crisp and the salad lovely and fresh. The homemade tartare sauce was wonderful and the water supplied was chilled...More

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed January 25, 2018

Tables disgusting need new tops on, , we waited an hour and 5 mins for food then one meal came 5 minutes before the next one. Then an apology no chips so substituted , wedges. We had rang and booked a table so was disappointed...More

Thank ozzietraveller2010
Reviewed January 20, 2018

The staff were friendly and the service great. Overall the food was excellent, but did think the beef patty in my burger was a bit bland. The childrens meal was excellent with a good selection of items on the plate. I did find the building...More

Thank Heather C
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Little disappointed to have been driven out to Riverton by friends especially to have lunch but arrived to be told sorry kitchen closed.

1  Thank Kuschke_family
Reviewed December 29, 2017

I had lunch here recently with hubby. It was a bit too cool to sit in the outdoor area, although it is covered, but we were fortunate enough to bag a seat by the window which afforded us with a great view of the beach...More

Thank Hottees
Reviewed December 27, 2017

On a drive through Riverton in early October, my husband and I stopped at the Beachhouse Restaurant for lunch - and what a lunch it was. This is a charming little restaurant with a beautiful view of the sea across the road, and the service...More

Thank lovesthesun-7
Reviewed December 6, 2017

The views are amazing and the service and food matches this. We had lunch , and breakfast there, very generous servings

1  Thank Anna A
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Sheree R
January 7, 2017|
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Response from KiwiRob | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I saw a breakfast menu, but I am not certain of the opening time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$7 - $26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Rocks Highway, Riverton 9822, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Riverton
  • Phone Number: +64 3-234 8274
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Beachhouse Restaurant is a stunning sea side restaurant in Riverton, Southland 30 min west from invercargill Great food and coffee Open for lunch and dinner Bookings essential
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