Within a 15 minute drive of Lakeview Lodge we have an excellent range of restaurants and cafes catering to a wide
variety of culinary tastes.
Here are our highly-recommended eateries when dining out during your stay.
Alpha Street Kitchen
Alpha Street Kitchen & Bar is a modern eatery in the heart of Cambridge, offering one of the Waikato’s best dining experiences for lunch, dinner and everything in between.
They love fresh, innovative food that's delicious with just a little fuss. Menus change regularly to highlight the best of the season. They have an extensive selection of hand-picked boutique wines and craft beers.
The Osteria group is a family-run restaurant group, with several locations throughout New Zealand and including Matamata.
An osteria in Italy originated in 13th century Venice & was originally a place which served wine and simple food.
The name evokes the hospitality of ancient local inns which date back to Roman times, a place to eat, drink
and be merry.
A touch of Italy in the heart of Cambridge with all of the warmth, flavour, and vivaciousness of Italy melded together with beautiful local produce.
Alpino source only the freshest local ingredients and their menu changes with the seasons.
The main menu focuses on excellent pasta, hearty Italian-style mains and top-notch wood-fired pizza that's also available for takeaway.
The Good Union
Experience the union of good people, good food and good beer - good is in the name because that's what they
They bring you an authentic BBQ experience where they cook locally sourced meats "low and slow" for up to 15 hours using traditional woods.
Ideal for all dining needs from large groups, families or a table for two.
Onyx is dedicated to providing fantastic food and exceptional service in a warm and inviting atmosphere.
At Onyx, they take food seriously and only deliver the very best in range, taste & quality.
From big breakfasts & eggs benedicts at brunch, salads & open steak sandwiches at lunch and fresh market fish, chicken, slow cooked lamb & sirloin steak at dinner, and gourmet pizzas day or night, they have a dish to delight everyone.
The Henley Hotel
The sumptuous Henley Hotel offers an 'estate to plate' dining experience with chefs designing each menu based on the freshest local and seasonal ingredients available.
Alternatively, The Henley Hotel High Tea is an afternoon favourite for all. Take a tranquil stroll around their extensive mature gardens, lake and meadows before enjoying a delectable high-tea in their stunning dining room.
Bookings are essential.