Porirua Café & Restaurant

Gear Homestead Café and Restaurant offers delicious coffee and a carefully created seasonal menu, in the beautiful surroundings of this landmark building.

This Porirua café is the perfect setting to catch up with friends for breakfast, brunch, lunch, or dinner. Hold a business meeting, try our High Tea option, or simply pop in for a coffee and cake at the weekend. Our restaurant and café has amazing atmosphere and great coffee, so if you have yet to experience Gear Homestead Porirua, there is no time like today.

Cafe is closed till Summer 


however we are happy to open for any large parties for high teas, m/tea, lunch a/tea give us a ring and find out tel: 044788700


Click here for Sample Cafe Menu

Please note: Our menu changes regularly and above is just a sample of what we offer. We do not accept bookings for the café, however if you are planning on coming with a large group of over 10 please ring to let us know and we will see what we do.  We do not accept credit cards

Food and Drink in the Café

Porirua Café Food and Drink Selection

We change our menus regularly and our Executive Head Chef  is always creating something new and tempting.  Our deli cabinet is full of daily made focaccias and pies and fresh wraps.  Our Pastry Chef makes sweet slices and cakes here at the Porirua Café every day.  Red Herring Catering has always been renowned for its cuisine proudly using the best and freshest produce available. We use ‘Emporio Coffee’ and are proud to work with a brand who  feel as passionate about good coffee as we do.

For summer we have lots of outdoor tables and chairs with umbrellas and bean bags and beautiful lawns to help you have a relaxing time in the sun.

It’s always good to get your feedback, good or bad so we can constantly improve and keep moving forward. Please do not hesitate to speak with staff or email us at any time.