Start planning your best-ever New Zealand culinary adventures and visit any one of our Cuisine Destinations for a deliciously good time. Our Cuisine Good Food Guide assessors have done the work for you so that you can explore and understand the unique flavours of Aotearoa. 

Look for our Cuisine Destination category icons for a taste of what to expect.

A Cuisine Special Destination
The Cuisine Special Destination recognises terrific establishments, with friendly teams and talented chefs that are serving high-quality food.

A Cuisine Cool Destination
Interesting sips and luscious bites served within a casual, cool vibe

A Cuisine Hotel Destination
Restaurants situated within hotels that are well worth your visit.

A Cuisine Global Destination
Global tastes from casual to high-end, at the top of their game

A Cuisine Favourite Destination
Favourites that we return to again and again, friendly, comfortable and delicious

A Cuisine Winery Destination
Winery restaurants that pay special attention to delivering a great menu alongside their unique wine selections.