Rainforest Eatery

Rainforest Eatery provides fresh, local and delicious food in the heart of Pukeiti

Rainforest Eatery is a vibrant café nestled in the heart of Pukeiti – serving up old school favourites with a modern twist.

Its food philosophy is simple. A focus on real food ingredients with everything lovingly made from scratch. The menu is ever changing, following the seasons at Pukeiti and providing visitors with fresh and delicious options.

Rainforest Eatery is also the dedicated caterer for our Regional Gardens (Pukeiti, Tūpare, Hollard Gardens), providing high quality catering services for events and functions across our garden venues.

View sample menu here: [PDF, 452 KB]

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Opening hours: 10am - 4pm

25th September - February: every day (except Christmas). 

March - May: Wed - Sunday.

June - September: Fri - Sunday

Contact: 06 752 4143 or rainforest.eatery@trc.govt.nz