The Church Bistro – Hahei, NZ
A quality dining experience…
The newly refurbished Church Bistro is a casual wine bar and eatery. You can expect to see simple, Kiwi style, European inspired food, plus seasonal and regular specials. We look forward to welcoming families, friends, and visitors in fact everyone that enjoys good food, great wine and good times!
We are available for birthday celebrations, business functions and boutique style weddings. We are happy to talk with you about your requests and to discuss menu options.
…steeped in history
The Church Bistro is situated in Hahei and conveniently placed in and around some of the most beautiful beaches in New Zealand including Cathedral Cove and Hot Water Beach.
The Church Bistro is housed in the original church building from the early 1900’s, and relocated from its original home, Taumarunui. The exposed kauri beams, classical joinery and original floor add to its charm and character.
- Salmon Pastrami with mango sorbet$20Salmon pastrami with mango sorbet
- Beef Carpaccio$20Beef Carpaccio Brushetta
- Pork Momo$16Pork Momo (Nepalese Dumplings), Asian Slaw, teriyaki dressing
- Avocado on toast$18Our chef’s twist on this classic dish
- Beef cheeks (gf)$35Beef cheeks, creamy cassava, summer vegetables
- Eye fillet (gf)$44Eye fillet steak, angel potatoes, salad
- Pork belly (gf)$36Pork belly, pineapple carpaccio, coconut rice, orange jus
- Fish of the day (gf)$39Fish of the day, scallop bisque, macadamia crumb, snow peas, baby carrots, lemon foam
- Goats cheese tower (gf,V)$28Goats cheese, nectarine, beetroot tower, salad
- Chocolate terrine (gf)$15Dark chocolate terrine with raspberry posset
- Tres Leche, caramelised banana$15Three milk-soaked sponge with a hint of rum, topped with caramelised Banana
- Passionfruit bomb$15Stunning passionfruit ice cream served on a chocolate soil
- Cheeseboard to share$36Cheeseboard to share, a selection of 3 cheeses plus accompaniments
Children’s Meals and Side dishes
- Pulled beef cheeks. salad, chips$12.00* Children’s menu includes small size ice cream
- Small size pan fried fish, fries and salad*$12.00* Children’s menu includes small size ice cream
- Mixed Salad$8.00
- French Fries$8.00
For reservations or general enquiries…
Please do not leave a reservation on here if you require a booking within 24 hours, this is our peak season and we can’t always guarantee you a table.
Please call one of the above numbers to check for same day bookings.