The Riverhead


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The Riverhead is believed to be New Zealand's oldest riverside tavern and, while the venue has been modernised it retains much of the charm it has held for the past 150 years.

Connected to an airy outside deck surrounded by 100-year old oak trees, The Landing Restaurant provides a fantastic relaxed dining setting.  This is premium pub fare with a sophisticated edge, served with the down-to-earth charm of a true rural establishment.

Guests can choose from the outside or covered decks, with views overlooking the Waitemata River, or enjoy the cosy indoor seating on cooler days.

The chefs have experience at a number of Auckland's top restaurants and offer more than standard pub fare.  Menu dishes include include the famous ‘Riv’s Ribs’, Fresh Fish, Fish & Chips, Burgers and plenty of fresh salads.

Opening Hours:

Monday - Sunday:  11.00am - Late 


To make a booking at the 'Landing Restaurant, visit the the Riverhead website.   Or call, +64 9 412 8902.

The Portage Bar:

The Portage is a relaxed neighbourhood bar, serving typical bar fare with a comprehensive range of premium & craft beers, wines, spirits and cocktails.  With bar leaners & stools, pool tables, shaded veranda and a small outdoor area.  The Portage Bar is the perfect place to mix and mingle, play pool or watch a live game on the big screen.

Function Hire:

The Boat House is one of the best function venues just on the outskirts of Auckland city to the Northwest.  Expansive decks and extensive lawns make it a versatile space that can be arranged to suit most events.


  • Moderately Priced

Best For Whom

  • All Ages

Best For What

  • A Bit of Romance
  • Alfresco Dining
  • Beer
  • A View To Die For
  • Off The Beaten Path
  • The Local Experience
  • Girls' Night Out
  • Boys' Night Out
  • Relaxation
  • Waterfront
  • Wine
  • Outdoor Area

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