The Shire's Rest™ Cafe offers a tranquil setting for you to relax with a great cup of coffee and a meal. Start your trip in true Kiwi fashion, with home cooked food from our wide range of delicious meals, snacks and drinks in authentic New Zealand surroundings. We are a fully licensed facility with a great selection of New Zealand beer and cider.
The Shire’s Rest Cafe provides fantastic views of the charming farmland and Kaimai Ranges while you indulge in one of our delectable treats. Sit back, relax and enjoy your time in our quaint converted woolshed before you escape into Hobbiton™ Movie Set.
The Shire’s Rest Cafe is open seven days a week, from 9.00am to 3.30pm (extended hours in summer).
Blackboard & Snack menu available until 2.30pm
Cabinet food available until close.