Bully Hayes

Akaroa’s Premium Dining Spot. Open 7 days year-round for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Coffee or Tapas and a drink in the sun. Relax and enjoy the spectacular panoramic views of Akaroa Harbour whilst you dine in any of our indoor and outdoor areas. We also offer a sheltered courtyard garden with a children’s play area for families. Extensive menu focusing on fresh New Zealand produce with an innovative mix of traditional and modern flavours. Includes a large variety of seafood and award-winning cuisine [2019 beef and lamb excellence award] at prices to suit any budget.

To complement your dining at any time of the day we have a comprehensive beverage list with New Zealand Wines, “Monteith’s” and “Tuatara” craft beers on tap and in bottle, Cocktails and a large range of non-alcoholic drinks.
Bully Hayes Restaurant & Bar bringing together great food and beverages with stunning harbour views. Something for everyone!

Open 7 Days, Year Round. 
8.00am till 8.00pm (8.30pm on Friday / Saturday Night). 


At Bully Hayes we are committed to professional excellence to ensure the success of your catered function. Corporate Conferences, Team Building Events, Weddings, Board Meetings, Product Launches, Cocktail Functions, Christmas Parties, Special Occasions. Innovative cuisine prepared fresh and happily accommodate individual dietary requirements.
Breakfast / Brunch / Morning Tea / Lunch / Afternoon Tea / Nibbles / Cocktails / Dinner / BBQ / Buffet. We have a limited selection of menus on our website. We can design or adapt a menu to suit your requirements and the venues facilities.

Bully Hayes can offer to cater at the restaurant, your place or at a local Akaroa venue. We can provide staff to set up, serve and clean up and beverage services. We have our own equipment and is included in our pricing.
Please contact us to discuss and personally tailor a menu and service to your specific requirements.

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