Trading Hours

We also now accept TAKEAWAY orders (lunch menu only, all day).
Please phone in your order.

Monday, Tuesday:  CLOSED
Wednesday to Saturday:   11 am to 4 pm Lunch, 4 pm to late Dinner.
Sunday:  11 am to 4 pm Lunch (evening closed).

Call 07 863 8980

31 Orchard Road

Down Thyme Restaurant & Café

Mediterranean & New Zealand Cuisine

For 2023 we are open throughout the Winter with our normal opening hours.

Labour Weekend 2023 - Open Monday
We have our private art collection on display (items are for sale).

We also now accept takeaway orders (lunch menu only, all day).
Please phone in your order - 07 863 8980

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

We have decided to cancel the Social Wine Club permanently.
A very big thanks to all of you that took part in this over the many years we ran it. Your support years made it a memorable and fun event.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

We want to thank you all for your support over the last year (and for the many years before that). The "thyme" has come for us to hang up our aprons and enjoy retirement and grandchildren.

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Labour Weekend Art Sale

Labour Weekend Art Sale

We will be having a display of our private art and prints collection in the restaurant over Labour weekend 2023. All items are for sale.

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