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Retro Diner



Featuring 1950's themed decor with retro furniture imported direct from Chicago, a Wurlitzer juke box and a 1959 Harley Davidson Panhead motorbike installed overhead at the entrance.    We are open seven days per week - 8.30am to 3.45pm including statutory holidays.

"Winner of the best airport Cafe in New Zealand 2015"

Come try our speciality - "WARBIRDS PIES" - one of the best pies you will ever have the chance to eat.

Our pies are made fresh each morning with only the best ingredients of fresh produce and top quality meats!

Classic Beef, Pepper Steak, Steak & Blue Cheese, Chicken, Mince & Cheese and Potato Top Mince

NEW:  GLUTEN FREE pie options:

Choose any of the above fillings and create a gluten free hotpot with potato on top.

Try our new gluten free Bacon & Egg pie - no pastry



CABINET FOOD ~ Available 8.30 am until 4.00 pm.

*  Freshly made sandwiches and filled rolls

*  Paninis, cheese rolls, bacon & egg muffins, toasted sandwiches

*  Add salad to any selection from the cabinet for $5.00

*  Selection of scones, biscuits and slices - baked fresh daily

*  Selection of cold drinks including Phoenix Juices and Coca Cola range

*  ATOMIC espresso coffee.

*  Milkshakes & Spiders - lots of flavours


MENU OPTIONS ~ Available from 8.30 am to 2.00 pm daily.

* Muesli $10.50  ~  with natural youghurt, preserved fruits and Otago honey 

*  Big "Duesy" Brekkie $19.50  crispy bacon, 2 poached eggs, hash browns, mushrooms, tomato with toasted full grain bread

* "Packard" Pancakes $15.50  ~ with caramalised bananas, maple syrup & natural yoghurt

*   Eggs Benedict $17.50  ~  2 poached eggs served on an English muffin, drizzled with hollandaise sauce, served with either bacon or sauteed spinach

*  Sofie's Salad $15.00 ~ either chicken or salmon with ciabatta bread

*  B.L.T. $15.00  ~ Bacon, Lettuce & Tomato toasted sandwich with ailoli, served with a side of fries

* "Skyhawk" Steak Sandwich $19.50 ~  Sirloin steak on full grain toasted bread topped with caramelised onion, tomato and lettuce, served with fries

* "Warbirds" Cheesey Burger $19.50  ~ beef pattie, lettuce, tomato, caramelised onions, colby cheese, bacon, relish in bun served with fries - add Egg $1.00

*  Homemade Pie & Salad $15.00 - select one of our homemade pies from the cabinet, served with a side salad and fries

*  Seasoned Wedges $8.50  ~  with sour cream & sweet chilli sauce.  Add bacon $2.00, Add cheese $1.00  Add bacon & cheese $3.00

*  Side of Fries $7.50 ~ served with aioli or tomato sauce

Gluten Free bread available $2.00 surcharge


KIDS MENU - $8.00

* Chicken Nuggets with fries

* Mini Hot Dogs with fries

* Mini Homemade Pie with fries

* Chicken strips served with fries

* Mini Pancakes with Maple Syrup and Banana

* Scrambled Eggs on Toast

MINI MEALS for Under 5's - $3.00

* Mini Hot Dog with Fries

* Mini Chicken Nuggets with Fries



*  Ice Cream Sundae - ice cream with a choice of raspberry, chocolate or caramel sauce, cherry on top with whipped cream

*  Banana Split - banana, chocolate sauce, cherry on top with ice cream with whipped cream

* Choclate Brownie - our homemade gluten free brownie served warm with ice cream, cherry on top, chocolate suace

* Affagatto - scoop of vanilla ice cream with double shot of espresso


Free wireless connection for all customers