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.
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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.
33 Stafford Street, Orepuki
Fantastic farm to table food, house baked breads and cake, and great coffee, beer and wine in a relaxing cafe with amazing views over Te Waewae Bay.
126 Rocks Highway, Riverton
A restaurant and cafe boasting expansive sea views, a scrumptious menu full of local produce, fresh baking made daily, and a large beverage list.
1260 Clifden Highway, Clifden
Cafe dining set with an unique back drop of the historic Clifden Suspension Bridge. Excellent coffee and homemade sweet and savory treats.
166 Palmerston Street, Riverton
The Postmaster Bakery offers delicious home baking, excellent service, fair trade-organic coffee, quality caterers, free internet WiFi with purchase.
135 Palmerston Street, Riverton
Friendly service, great coffee, and delicious home-baked goods in a quirky venue in central Riverton.
102 Palmerston Street, Riverton
A Rustic café specializing in homemade pies and other treats. Situated on highway 99 in the picturesque beachside.
17 Orepuki-Riverton Highway, Riverton
The Aparima Restaurant and Bar in Riverton looks over the jacobs river estuary, stunning views, great food and friendly service!
2 Mcfeely Street, Tuatapere
This modern cafe and bar is home to the famous Tuatapere Sausage and is a great stop for any traveler in Western Southland!