Pātaka Kai
The only place in the world where you can dine while overlooking an erupting geyser! Opening Hours
Thursday to Saturday
10am – 4pm
Café & Black board menu lunch
Friday & Saturday
5.30pm – 9pm
Dinner buffet
9am – 2pm
Brunch & All-Day Breakfast

Pātaka Kai Restaurant

Fine Dining with Kiwi Flavours

Te Puia’s cultural food and beverage experience, Pātaka Kai, makes for a truly unforgettable feast. Enjoy spectacular geothermal views while enjoying a range of delicious Kiwi flavours.

The set menus are smartly sophisticated – infusing Māori flavours, with an array of global cuisines and cooking styles.

Open Thursday to Saturday for coffee and blackboard lunch, Friday and Saturday evenings for dinner and Sunday for brunch and all day breakfast.

Our popular Hangi Buffet Lunch returns on Friday, 23rd of October as a Labour Weekend special. Bookings essential.

Celebrate at Te Puia

Book your end of year function with us