Dining options in Punakaiki include the restaurant at the Ocean View Retreat. There is a cafe, a tavern and a pub about 10 minutes south at Barrytown.The nearest shops selling food stuffs are at Westport and Greymouth.
On the Beach Restaurant
The Ocean View Retreat has its own restaurant On the Beach offering breakfast and dinner for visitors, locals and hotel guests. Executive chef James Loughnane ensures that local foods and flavours flow through into exceptional contemporary and fresh New Zealand cuisine. Open seven days a week. Bookings essential.