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 - take a tour and see what you're missing

Charlotte’s Kitchen features a range of exciting menu options - from our signature  free range pork knuckle to our delicious pan seared Northland market fish, plus a pizza selection hand crafted with the same love that Charlotte felt for all her conquests!  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 HallClick here to find more out about Charlotte Badger

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


Rugby World Cup 2019

We'll be showing all major Rugby World Cup 2019 games at Charlotte's! Including each and every All Blacks game, to the quarters, the semi-finals and the finals - we have you covered (as long as Spark keeps working)!

#BackingBlack #RWC2019


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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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.

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 Waterfront Location