Cafes abound in the coastal townships in Western Southland, as well as a few quality restaurants, and plenty of taverns are scattered about the region.
154 Palmerston Street, Riverton
The Environment Centre is a collective of community based groups all working to leverage and care for the lush landscape and friendly people of Southland.
3A Orawia Road, Tuatapere
A quirky mix mix between a tiny antique museum filled with local historical artifacts and an awesome cafe stocked with homemade goodies.