The Island offers a small number of outstanding dining options and a chance to taste quality cuisine including blue cod and crayfish.
TheHotel Chathamsrestaurant, specialising in local seafood delicacies, is open 7 days a week for breakfast and evening dining. Hearty, healthy packed lunches are available on request along with bar lunches, meals and cabinet food and snacks during trading hours.
For the opportunity to meet the locals and support local fundraising for projects, check out The Den Kitchen for lunch and dinner on Wednesdays. Select from a variety of affordable, fresh and delicious homemade food, including blue cod, cooked to order and ready-made. Takeaway and dine in.
Most accommodation providers also cater for guests as well.
The Islands’ remoteness ensures cold, clear, clean water that is key to the quality world class seafood for which the Islands are renowned. Frozen seafood can be purchased directly from the Chatham Islands Food Company or ordered online for mainland delivery.
Please note, the Island is varroa free and no honey products should be taken to the Islands.
Chatham Island Food co specializes in selling fresh, frozen and live seafood all over the world from right here on the Island. Book a tour, taste and learn about local Island delicacies and hear our story.
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