Okareka Restaurant & Bar

Okareka Restaurant & Bar provides the perfect dining experience.

As its name suggests, Okareka Restaurant and Bar overlooks the water and is an integral part of the hotel. Our talented chefs pride themselves on taking a fresh approach to fine dining and first-class service. They’re renowned for giving a special ‘Kiwi’ twist to dishes using a unique combination of local ingredients and premium produce. Don’t miss the lavish Okareka Restaurant breakfast buffet – it’s just what you need to set you up for action-packed day in Rotorua.

When you return from your adventures, Okareka is the ideal place to kick back and drink in the view. Choose from a range of spirits, exceptional New Zealand wines and refreshing beers. As the sun sets, the views of Lake Rotorua will make you want to stay for longer.

Okareka Restaurant is open for in-house dining at the following times:

  • In restaurant Breakfast: from 6am - 10am.
  • In restaurant Lunch: from 10am - 3pm
  • In restaurant Dinner: from 5pm - 10pm
  • In restaurant Bar snacks: from 3pm - 11pm
  • In restaurant Kids menu: from 10am - 11pm


Should you wish to dine in your room we have room service menus that are available during the following times. 

  • Room service Breakfast: from 5am - 10am
  • Room service Lunch: from 10am - 5pm
  • Room service Dinner: from 5pm - 11pm
  • Room service Kids menu: from 10am - 11pm
  • Room service Night owl: from 11pm - 5am

Our chefs at Okareka Restaurant are always trying new things as well as offering their skills to the community. Last year our Executive Chef participated in the first ever Matariki cooking competition held in Rotorua!

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