Discover a unique part of New Zealand from your base in the District of Timaru, on the east coast of the central South Island.
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New takeaway and delivery menu launched March 2020. Street Food Kitchen takes its influences from Street Food Vendors across the globe. An ever-changing menu with all the hottest Street Food Out. Try the largest range of craft beer in Timaru and check out the delicious cocktail range.
Looking for an authentic Indian restaurant or great indian food to take away? Look no further than Little India, New Zealand’s favourite Indian restaurant and takeaway.
Come and taste at the Geraldine Orchard Farms with local produce available to buy, along with delicious cabinet and menu food. Great to take your family for an outing!
Located in the old Peel Street petrol station, you'll find great burgers, great coffee and shakes, and some sweet Kiwi favourites – you can't go past cheerios and sauce, or potato chips and dip.
Set in a relaxed off-street historic villa surrounded by an appealing outdoor garden, Verde is a popular Geraldine café offering an assortment of fresh home made cuisine with a menu tailored to each season. The perfect place to enjoy some wonderful South Canterbury flavours.
Saikou Teppanyaki & Whisky Bar delivers premium authentic Japanese cuisine in a busy vibrant bar environment, located in Timaru’s CBD, at the approach to the Bay Hill and adjacent to the Port Loop Road, overlooking beautiful Caroline Bay.
Thai2go Organics is Timaru's first organic Thai takeaway kitchen. Fresh organic vegetables in authentic Thai cuisine.
At Sukhothai, we cook real Thai food with true passion.
Located in Highfield, this family owned and operated Restaurant is one of Timaru’s popular eating destinations.
Koji Japanese Restaurant and Sushi Bar serves lunch, dinner and drinks. Walk-ins are welcome, good for groups or parties. Children welcome, outdoor seating available. Offers takeaways and delivery.
Punjab Indian Restaurant is a welcoming family-run BYO Restaurant in the heart of Timaru, established in 2001 by a family from the Punjab region of India. It strives to provide an unmatched Indian dining experience, specialising in North Indian cuisine.
The Speight's Ale House is housed in the historic 133 year old Landing Service Building in the heart of Timaru. We offer an extensive ala carte menu for both lunch and dinner with children's meals also available.