Dine in one of New Zealand most scenic restaurants.

Our menu is a mix of fresh and tasty kiwi favourites, and is catered to all dietary preferences. Come and enjoy arguably the most impressive views from any cafe in New Zealand.
Please note that menu items and prices are subject to change and are based upon availability.
New menu launching Monday 11th July.

Eggs Benedict

poached free range eggs and silky hollandaise sauce on freshly grilled muffins

add bacon or smoked salmon or avocado $4 each


Giant Waffles

with a choice of crispy back bacon, maple syrup and pecans or yoghurt and blueberry compote or chocolate sauce and whipped cream


Green Pancakes

eggs, feta, avocado, spring onion, coriander yoghurt and harissa


Over the Top Nachos V, GF

with chilli Philadelphia cheese sauce, avocado, sour cream and BBQ beans


Hand-Stretched Garlic Flatbread V

of rosemary and Marlborough sea salt, served with hummus


Hermitage Signature Knock the Bugger Off Burger

prime 220g beef patty, melted cheddar, slow braised onions and Sir Edmund’s sauce with rosemary fries


The Sherpa Burger V

green lentil vegetable patty, spiced garlic mayo and fresh onion rings with rosemary fries


Cheesy Steak Sandwich

cheddar béchamel, roasted capsicum, mustard, baby gem lettuce in a toasted roll with rosemary fries


Pulled BBQ Chicken Sandwich  

bacon, BBQ sauce, dill pickles, crunchy slaw in a toasted bun with rosemary fries


The Margherita V

fresh Wairiri buffalo mozzarella, roasted vine tomatoes, fresh rocket, basil pesto and grated parmesan cheese


The Alpine Brunch Pizza

of grilled bacon, sausage, eggs, mushrooms and Hermitage smoked beans


Proper Pepperoni 

with fennel salami, paprika salami, mozzarella and oregano


Sweet Roasted Pumpkin V

cranberry, and Oamaru Windsor blue topped with roasted walnuts and crispy kale


Sides - Sir Edmund’s Caesar Salad | Rosemary Fries



Grilled Chicken Skewers with hummus, carrot batons, slaw

Creamy Mac n’ Cheese

100g Cheeseburger with fries

Hand Stretched Margherita Pizza