We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


₹₹ - ₹₹₹European, , Seafood
738 South Road, New Plymouth 4374, New Zealand
+64 6-751 0787
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
European, New Zealand, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
738 South Road, New Plymouth 4374, New Zealand
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (207)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 206 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely brunch on Sunday ... blueberry pancakes and smashed avo ... both were lovely and well worth it. The view is second to none on a great day. We will be back

Thank MJN_Traveller
Reviewed 6 days ago

We decided to try breakfast at Okurukuru, something they have recently added to their repertoire. We were greeted by a lovely friendly young lady who escorted us to our pre booked table a lovely window table with the heater on to take the chill out...More

Thank Janice W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant a few summers ago. I reviewed the great views and just OK food. Grounds and vineyard were then very untidy. On this visit our lunch platter was delicious lots of tasty bits not just the usual cold meat olives and bread...More

Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food and wonderful location. We shared the platter and did the wine tasting. It was an excellent lunch with friends.

Thank KiwiJo2016
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We haven't eaten here for ages but were not disappointed! The service was excellent! Prompt and attentive. The Food is delicious, and we love how they source the food locally if possible! Would recommend and definitely return.

Thank Lois M
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

First visit to Okurukuru. Stunning location great sea views of Taranaki coast. Enjoyed lunch with family. Yummy food great choice on menu. Enjoyed pizza with garlic and mozzarella . Mum enjoyed tomato soup. Hint: ask staff best choice on menu, pays to book if you...More

Thank Janr20
Reviewed 23 June 2017

A hop skip and a jump out of New Plymouth on SH45 is Okurukuru, a fine place to dine wih seaside views. The food was wonderful, topped by a savvy wine list, including their own harvest. I prefer lunch to maximise the panaramic sea views/

Thank Trevor L
Reviewed 10 June 2017

I was so looking forward to our booking for my birthday today. We've been here several times in the past and thoroughly enjoyed it, in fact it's my favourite place. The homemade soup was fabulous to start with, however today there wasn't a steak dish...More

Thank 557marie57
Sohnke D, Owner at Okurukuru, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Hi 557Marie57 Favourite place, fabulous soup, flavours excellent, but no steak for you :( . Guess what ? New Menu out now but your comment will always be here to read. Three stars for not having a steak on the menu. It hurts. We try...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Called for lunch after having failed to dine on Monday (Closed) From when you get out of the car the views are stunning, Taranaki to the rear and the Tasman Sea from the restaurant terrace. Lunch was well presented, fresh ingredients and local produce. Service...More

Thank aholden862
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Just had a wonderful dinner to celebrate a family birthday. Watched the sun set and then enjoyed beautiful food, all meals were outstanding as was the service. Well done everyone.

Thank DianaEasther16
Sohnke D, Manager at Okurukuru, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Hi Diana, thank you so much for your fantastic feedback. Yes we are very fortunate with our amazing sunsets overlooking the ocean. The team is stoked that you had a great family birthday party. Kind Regards Sohnke Danger

Nearby Restaurants
Cafe Mantra
34 reviews
3.48 km away
Butlers Reef Oakura
41 reviews
3.48 km away
Peeking Panda
5 reviews
3.62 km away
Oakura Fish Shop
11 reviews
3.62 km away
Nearby Attractions
Oakura Beach
39 reviews
4.29 km away
Sugar Loaf Islands and Paritutu Rock
152 reviews
5.10 km away
Kawaroa Park
16 reviews
7.78 km away
Todd Energy Aquatic Centre
17 reviews
7.79 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Okurukuru staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 18
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 738 South Road, New Plymouth 4374, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-751 0787
  • E-mail
Okurukuru Restaurant - the highlight of coastal hospitality.
Honest good food prepared by passionate chefs with stunning surroundings .Clifftop view over the Tasman Sea and Mount Taranaki.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing