Trading Hours

Monday:  CLOSED
Tuesday to Saturday:  11am til late
Sunday:  1 June to 1 October - CLOSED
Sunday:  2 October - 11am to 4pm

Call 07 863 8980

31 Orchard Road

Down Thyme Restaurant & Café

Mediterranean & New Zealand Cuisine

Our Mediterranean & New Zealand Cuisine

Located in Waihi, in the Southern Coromandel, we offer a wholesome and tasty Mediterranean style of cuisine alongside our New Zealand favourites. From our Turkish inspired mains to our mouth-watering desserts we will have something for you (we provide excellent vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options).

We love great food are passionate about creating a top quality dining experience. Come on over, relax and enjoy our ambiance.

Roland & Mufide
Chef & Cheffete :)


Social Wine Club

A regular event that has become very popular with guests is our monthly food and wine match evenings. Our guest speakers (winemakers or others in the winemaking industry) have their wines careful matched with our meal courses. Have a look through our blog section of past evenings. It's a great night and if you would like to find out more, please contact us.


Wine Club: 29th September - Leveret Estate

Wine Club: 29th September - Leveret Estate

CANCELLED - Located just 20 minutes north of Tauranga among the lush green pastures of Katikati, Leveret Estate is New Zealand's finest, privately and independently owned estate where winemaking is seen as an art and the team is committed to...

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Take care and be kind

Take care and be kind

We hope you are doing well and staying safe in these trying times of lockdown. As soon as it is practical to do so, we will be open again to provide you with great food and drinks (most of us...

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