Riverstone Kitchen

Riverstone Kitchen has become a destination for lucky locals, food-loving kiwis, and international visitors alike. And it’s no wonder why. Owner & Chef Bevan Smith’s food ethos is reflected in the all-encompassing gardens that surround and define Riverstone Kitchen. His focus on local suppliers and large production gardens has helped redefine seasonal dining in rural New Zealand.

Sixteen years on from when it all began, Riverstone Kitchen continues to be a vibrant and busy restaurant with Bevan leading his dedicated team from within the kitchen. 

So come along and experience a culinary adventure at Riverstone Kitchen restaurant, where you’ll taste delicious food, simply prepared from local, seasonal ingredients and the best coffee the Waitaki region has to offer, located just 15 minutes north of Oamaru, come for the food, stay for the experience. 

With an award winning restaurant, extensive gardens, giftshops, playground and a castle – there’s something for everyone. 


Physical address :

1431 State Highway 1
Oamaru 9400

New Zealand

Contact :

(+64) 3 431 3505