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Homestay Kitchen

Indulge in great organic food!

  • Organic produce & fresh from the garden whenever possible
  • Cooked breakfast – scrambled eggs on toast with tomatoes & fresh herbs
  • Muesli – special local mixes plus walnuts, grated coconut & chia seeds
  • Yummy smoothies – available as extras with seasonal goodies
  • Gluten free & special diet requirements
  • Served & help yourself breakfast


  • Tea and coffee available any time
  • Cooked dinner – please book until 12 noon
  • NZ cuisine – please see menu options!
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Self-catering & kitchen usage possible


Breakfast included! We serve a delicious breakfast with mostly organic food. Your choice between organic muesli (gluten-free toasted nut & seed mix or nut & seed-free untoasted organic mix) with fresh fruit, yoghurt and nuts or cooked breakfast with scrambled eggs and cherry tomatoes on buttered toast or toast with cream cheese and/or a selection of locally made jams and honey or all of it, if you feel like it. Orange juice and your choice of tea (English Breakfast and a selection of herbal teas or plunger coffee). We also do utterly delicious and healthy hot lemon with Manuka honey or green smoothies as extras (charged separately).  We also have seasonal specialities on offer whenever possible.


Please order
from the following specials (if available)

Green Smoothie
mixed to your liking
Basic recipe:
Banana, avocado, kiwi,
spinach or silverbeet or other available green leaves,
freshly squeezed orange juice
and some water (plus other seasonal fruit or greens, if available)
NZD 12

Fresh Hot Lemon
with delicious and super healthy New Zealand Manuka honey

Freshly-made Juice
Carrots, apple, beetroot (other combinations, if available)


Dinner – Menu options

(Please book until 12 noon)



A beautiful dish of freshly cooked veggies:
 potatoes, kumara, broccoli, carrots, cauliflower (alternatively pumpkin or other seasonal veggies) cooked the Ayurvedic way and served with a fresh yoghurt-dill-garlic dip

Let us know your favorite veggies!  NZD 25

Chicken or Lamb

Pan-fried or roast chicken from the oven with a delicious combination of veggies as described above

Pan-fried chicken NZD 30, oven chicken NZD 40, lamb NZD 40
Rice & Shrimps

Yummy organic Basmati rice with shrimps and spring onions, cooked with fresh garlic & ginger, topped with fresh coriander (if available)

NZD 30, with roasted pine nuts NZD 35

Fresh Fish

New Zealand Blue cod or Monkfish pan-fried with a delicious batter and mild curry & paprika

Monkfish NZD 30, New Zealand Blue Cod NZD 30

New Zealand salmon (slowly cooked off stove) with a combination of veggies & a special horseradish/yoghurt sauce

NZ salmon NZD 40


Glass of wine NZD 5



Recommendations for dinner in Sumner

Clink Restaurant & Bar

The Cornershop Bistro

Indian Sumner

Salt Bar Cafe