7 Best Porirua Walks and Where to Treat Yourself Afterwards
Louis by Louis Sergeant
A household name in Wellington for as long as anyone can remember, the Louis Sergeant brand continues to make its presence felt across the region.
Get Fixed Bicycle Café
An incredibly family-friendly spot with harbourside views, there are few better places in Porirua to while away an hour or two. Get on your bike, and find out for yourself what makes Get Fixed so special.
Little Green Olive
A compact but beautiful coffee spot perched on Mana Esplanade in Porirua, Little Green Olive offers superb views along with a range of filling snacks and coffee with a conscience.
A homely little spot where the locals come to kōrero, Aloha Friday perfectly epitomises the character of Titahi Bay - fitting, then, that it sits right on the beach’s doorstep.
Gear Eatery and Bar
A building with a past as colourful as the walls within, Gear Eatery and Bar is the latest reincarnation of the majestic Gear Homestead, perhaps one of Porirua’s most...
t bay café
Starting out as a project to bring a much-needed eatery to Porirua’s Titahi Bay, t bay café now serves as a cornerstone of the local community, bringing its residents and visitors together.
A small, modest spot in the heart of the Whitby shopping precinct, Nish Café may look unassuming but it packs a whole lot of heart.
Greedy and Co.
More often than not, keeping it simple has the most impact. In introducing a caffeine culture to Pukerua Bay, this is exactly what Greedy and Co.
Tuk Tuk Thai Kitchen
Aside from serving excellent food, Tuk Tuk Thai has one clear goal: to make customers feel like they’re in Thailand without even leaving Porirua.
Those clued up on Polish cuisine will feel right at home at Topor Bistro with a menu featuring the classics: dig into all the pierogi, bigos, and golabki.
Plimmerton Kombucha is delivering super delicious kombucha and teaching others the art.
Backyard Café in Porirua knows that seed shopping isn’t complete without some coffee and scones on the side.
What To Eat In Porirua
Plimmerton Fish Supply
Every happy neighbourhood needs a good fish and chip spot to hangout at, so lucky for Plimmerton locals that exists in the form of Plimmerton Fish Supply.
The Big Salami
The Big Salami is where locals come to get super tasty pizza, coffee on the go and sweet slices like you remember from your childhood days.
The Little Goat
Once a travelling food truck, The Little Goat is now set firmly in its little spot, serving delicious fare based on Mediterranean recipes.
Café Kaizen is the kind of well-oiled machine that you can tell has been a locals favourite hangout for a long time.
Less about enforcing rules and more about creating a chill place to enjoy good coffee and food, Local Authority is a pocket-sized coffee spot that packs a punch.
If you’ve called Samoa home at some point in your life then this place is undoubtedly going to stir up all kinds of nostalgia.