OKURUKURU is easily located at 738 Surf Highway 45, Omata – just off the main highway between New Plymouth and Oakura. The driveway leads down to a panoramic view of the coastline. Just ten minutes drive from central New Plymouth city the Restaurant, Function Centre and Winery commands a magnificent view of the Tasman Sea, overlooking the vineyard.
Okurukuru Restaurant is open six days a week, Wednesday through Saturday from 11.30am 'til late, and Sunday from 10am-3pm, however the restaurant is available for private hire Monday – Sunday for weddings and functions. We also offer discounted rates for mid week and winter functions.
The licensed restaurant caters for à la carte dining with patrons able to take in the coastal scenery. Okurukuru offers dining on two levels, both of which are available for private hire to suit your requirements. The restaurant can seat up to 126 guests, combined with Mezzanine floor, which can seat up to a further 72 guests.
Our main conference room, the Tasman Room situated downstairs opposite our Barrel Room and can seat up to 80 people theatre and banquet style, with the ability to open doors out into the Barrel Room to seat more if necessary. It has its own private lawn overlooking the Tasman Sea. State of the art audio-visual equipment is available for hire through local businesses.
The newly refurbished Barrel Room can accommodate up to 150 guests seated and up to 250 cocktail/theatre style, with natural light and neutral colours, this is the perfect venue for larger conferences and functions, the doors open out on to the private lower lawn where guests can enjoy views of the Tasman Sea. The Barrel Room can be used in conjunction with the Tasman Room to further adapt to your conference/function requirements.
We also cater for weddings, functions and meetings upstairs in the main restaurant. We are happy to open outside our normal operating hours for larger functions/groups. Contact the cafe for further details.