Head over to these restaurants to have you some of the best seafood platters and dishes this side of the country.

Coopers Catch

This takeaway place’s fish and chips make the list of the best seafood in town. If you are looking for a quick food fix to chow down, then head over to Coopers Catch.

Kaikoura Seafood Barbeque Kiosk

A barbeque, who would have thought? Go and have your fill at this kiosk while heading to the Point Kean Seal colony.

Nin’s Bin

Nin’s Bin is a roadside caravan eatery that serves crayfish and makes for a relaxing stop while driving or biking on the Kaikoura roads.

Kaikoura Crayfish and Camp

How about camping and eating a whole load of crayfish and other fish? That is what you get when you book a spot at Kaikoura Crayfish and Camp. Be one with nature and eat right out of it.

The Green Dolphin Restaurant and Bar

Enjoy their seafood platter in a delightfully friendly and welcoming restaurant run by a family that is passionate about great service and great cooking.

Allure Café and Gallery

Come and savour this restaurant’s seafood chowder served with coffee, quite the combination but it works. They also serve delicious cod and chips and blue cod burgers.

Sonic Bar Café

Chow on mussels, pizza, and other food while enjoying the ocean views the café affords its patrons.

Caves Restaurant

After a tour of the Maori caves in Kaikoura, you can relax and recharge at the Caves Restaurant on the location and have you some crayfish or anything else served on the menu.

Cods and Crayfish Restaurant

Sip on cocktails and munch on crisply cooked fish and chips. Not only that, but they do have the best seafood in town too and for the romantic lot, order a beautiful platter of oysters to share.

Lobster Inn Motor Lodge

Lobster Inn is a lodge whose restaurant serves one of the best seafood chowders in town. Book a stay with them, and you will not have any need to go anywhere else for lunch or dinner.