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Beachhouse Restaurant

$$ - $$$, , Cafe
126 Rocks Highway, Riverton 9822, New Zealand
+64 3-234 8274
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, Diner, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
126 Rocks Highway, Riverton 9822, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

was a busy morning in the cafe, a lovely waitress with a smile serve my beer and explained to me what's on the menu. consider how busy she was I appreciated it very much.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank RunawayBackpacker
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful meal in a beautiful spot. Food was lovely as was the service. Strange setup at the counter as your not quite sure where to pay 😳 Vegetarian meal of halloumi was stunning and worth going back for 👍

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank southbound1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So the seafood chowder arrived Large bowl filled with chunky pieces of fresh seafood. Blue cod, (smoked on the day) mussels,baby octopus, salmon ,fresh fish.. the most perfect chowder I have ever tasted.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Voyage554723
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although Friendly, it was far too long a wait, and then when we got them they wereonly luke warm flat whites. Be going down town next time

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank MurrayShallard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here on a busy summer's lunch, we were well looked after by a very friendly waitress and had a lovely window table. The food was super and drinks were very refreshing. However I am just writing this review to let the owner know...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Wilsonthirteenfive
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love this restaurant - we have dined as a family, a number of times over the past year and a half and have always been impressed. The food is generous and delicious and the service is fantastic! We have been looked after by Rachel...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank WEandME
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

Visiting from Wellington where there are plenty of restaurants it’s nice to come to a place where you get beautifully presented and tasty well cooked meals with huge portions and excellent value for money. I tasted four mains which included the ribeye steak I ordered...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 23gavinc
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

Not one to normally write reviews, but two minutes after paying my bill I feel compelled to. Food was ok, I personally enjoyed my Fish and chips, but milkshakes were served warm, on what was already a hot day. When it came to paying the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NicM371
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Out for a Sunday drive and decided to have a meal here. We both had the Blue Cod and it was cooked and presented amazingly. Service was with a smile and we will be back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Philip35
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Drove down from Dunedin today and was told to check out the Beach House Restaurant, as I drove up to visit this afternoon I was disappointed to find a group of women standing in the doorway of the decking smoking. I for one do not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Sightsee824703
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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
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 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
  • E-mail
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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