Places to eat in Featherston

Featherston is a natural rest stop before or after crossing the Rimutaka Range and what better way to enjoy a break than with some delicious food.

For a truly special experience, Wharekauhau Country Estate presents exquisitely crafted menus featuring New Zealand's freshest and finest ingredients. Here you can enjoy a 3 course, three option lunch menu daily with a complimentary glass of savvy and each Sunday is a 5 course degustation lunch! The luxury of Wharekauhau dining is reflected in their accommodation. Wharekauhau Lodge is regularly listed among the top lodges in the world and a visit out there will show you why.  Wharekauhau Country Estate is a 45 minute drive from Featherston down Western Lake Road, nestled in a bush setting with spectacular view across Palliser Bay.

Other eating options in Featherston include pub meals, pizza and a very good cafe.  Just minutes north on State Highway 2 at Tauherenikau is The Tin Hut a cool little country pub with good food.