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2 Dunmore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
+64 3-443 6536
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb shoulder” (38 reviews)
“gnudi” (6 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 22:00 Hours
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2 Dunmore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was definitely the best meal we had on our two week trip through New Zealand! The food was fresh and inventive, and the service was impeccable. Although there was a bit of a wait when we arrived for dinner, we were able to sit...More

Thank DeeRVee
Reviewed 1 week ago

10 days into our NZ road trip I was despairing of finding any decent vegetarian food other than noodles. Tried Kikka after reading the menu. Loved everything about it, great choices and nice drinks, the fennel Negroni is superb. Fish and meat options also on...More

Thank 984Lou93
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a really delicious meal. Knowing it was an extravagance for a birthday celebration. We were disappointed on paying the bill the oysters for $5.50 actually should have read oyster as was just one. But actually two arived meant we had unknowingly paid two...More

Thank Twizelites
James S, Owner at Kika, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Twizelites, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review and leave your feedback. We are so pleased you had a delicious meal with us. I do apologise about the confusion over the oysters, I can see how that became confusing. I...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's hard to get in to this restaurant but the waitress gave us some good advice and we came back very early the next time about 5.30pm and had to wait about 45 minutes for a table. It was worth it, the food is delicious,...More

Thank RichelleESA
James S, Owner at Kika, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi RichelleESA, Thank you for taking the to write us a review. I was so pleased to read that you and your family enjoyed your evening with us so much. Thanks again, James

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal at kika with the deserts being the highlight of the meal - we recommend you turn the meal the other way round and order every desert

Thank ShuMingPang
James S, Owner at Kika, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi ShuMingPang, Thank you so much for your review, I appreciate you taking the time to write one for us. Thanks again, James

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended Kika by our favourite chef and restaurant in Christchurch. And he did not disappoint. The food, atmosphere and accompanying drinks list was so incredible we went twice in our three night stay! The trust us menu was definitely a must do friends...More

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James S, Owner at Kika, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, We're so pleased you came to dine with us on recommendation! Thank you for your outstanding review, we hope to see you again some time. Thanks. James

Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We went to Kika for a meal on our last night in Wanaka and did the chefs choice. What a fantastic meal, a couple of choices that weren’t actually on the menu but all superb. The wine choice with each course was great. I would...More

Thank Kartonfamily
James S, Owner at Kika, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Hi Kartonfamily. Thank you for spending your last evening in Wanaka with us! We are so pleased we ended your trip on a high, if you return to our wonderful part of the world we would love to see you again. Cheers, James

Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We (4 adults and one 5 year old) recently visited wanaka for a bit of a food trip. The first night we spend at Kika. We did choose the “just feed me” option, like a trust the chef style menu but essentially the kitchen chooses...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Finally made it to Kika, perfect for our anniversary meal (so glad you stayed open 7 days during shoulder season this year!). Had the “Just feed me” option with wine matching. Everything was wonderful, including the palate cleanser! Admittedly not the cheapest place in town...More

Thank Chri5R
James S, Owner at Kika, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Hi Chri5R, Happy belated anniversary! Thank you for choosing to spend your special occasion with us. We hope to see you again some time. Cheers, James

Reviewed 24 May 2018

Arriving at Kika after a long flight from the UK, we were very jetlagged but, after sitting on the terrace with a drink and nibbles whilst waiting for a table to become free, we were soon blown away by the food. We ordered a variety...More

Thank RDLO1
James S, Owner at Kika, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Hi RDL01, We are so pleased we kick started your adventure in New Zealand the right way! We hope the rest of your honeymoon was equally as good. Cheers, James

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Dunmore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Wanaka
  • Phone Number: +64 3-443 6536
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