Contemporary social dining

Welcome to Charlotte's Kitchen restaurant and bar

Charlotte’s Kitchen, established in 2015 brings a fresh approach to dining in the Bay of Islands  –  with the best location and  killer view right at the end of the wharf in Paihia she can’t be missed if you are visiting these parts.  Our locals love it! 

Charlotte’s Kitchen features a range of exciting menu options - from our signature  free range pork knuckle to our delicious rotisserie Chicken, plus a pizza selection hand crafted with the same love that Charlotte felt for all her conquests!  Click here to see our current menu.  Be sure to try a cocktail when you visit  – just fabulous!

And the inspiration for Charlotte’s Kitchen – Charlotte Badger a woman of interest, passion, strength, daring and just a little bit naughty and some AMAZING artwork by Lester Hall. Read more about Charlotte Badger

We look forward to seeing you at Charlotte’s Kitchen.



Opening Hours

Sunday - Thursday 11.30am - 10:00pm

Friday & Saturday 11:30am - 11:00pm

With Live music on Wednesday 6 – 9pm

Friday & Saturday 5pm – 8pm


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About Us

Charlotte's Kitchen was established in late 2015 and is bought to you by the rascals and reprobates from the Duke of Marlborough Hotel.

Food & Drink

Charlotte's Kitchen has a menu that can be shared - from Pizza to slow roasted lamb shoulder and there are plenty of lovely dishes if you are just not into sharing - try our Scotch Filet or Market Fish. Check out our full menu.

Our Location

So there is the wharf, and the water, and then us “Charlotte's Kitchen“ right smack bang at end of the wharf in Paihia in the Bay of Islands.

Our Waterfront Location