Tel. 06 759 2038

Our Inspiration.

Monica’s Eatery is an environment inspired by the life and spirit of Monica Brewster. Highly respected by the local community, Monica was progressive for her time, innovative, creative and generous.





Online bookings are subject to availability, please use the

form to book online. Online bookings close at 3pm daily.

If you have a group of 11 or more please phone the restaurant to make a booking.


Catering & Functions

Monica’s Eatery can prepare any function, event or catering that brings exceptional food and people together, whether formal, corporate, cocktail or casual.

Our catering is bespoke and specific to the requirements of your occasion. Our Eatery is available for events, and our close relationship with the Len Lye Gallery allows access to larger function spaces.

Contact us to discuss your event requirements. We will design, prepare and present samples of each menu item to ensure your complete satisfaction.

(06) 759 2038

Standard  $9.9 pp
savoury or sweet mini brioche
monica’s club sandwich finger
portuguese custard tart
Special $12.9 pp
savoury or sweet mini brioche
monica’s warm foccacia sandwich finger
piccola torta
   Minimum 20 
Parmesan crackers
seared yellow fin tuna, black sesame, chilli, salt flakes 3.0
fresh mozzarella, cherry tomato, basil 3.0
seared beef, horseradish, pickled red onion, shaved pecorino 3.0
champagne ham mousse, cornichons, beetroot crisps 3.0
Water biscuit, gluten free
scallop, pancetta, sage, anchovy mayonnaise 3.0
smoked salmon, mascarpone, lemon 3.0
whipped camembert, prosciutto, marinated tomato 3.0
honey marinated tofu, pickled vegetables 3.0
roasted grapes, ricotta, thyme  3.0
baby spinach, white anchovy, marinated tomato, pine nuts  3.0
caramelised leek, prosciutto, grana padano  3.0
tomato, oregano, chilli, garlic, fresh mozzarella 3.0
pork, sage, porcini cream 3.0
chicken, thyme, lemon, watercress pesto 3.0
lamb, chilli, rosemary, balsamic
angus beef, black pepper, garlic
fresh figs, prosciutto, mascarpone 5.0
bluff oysters, shallots, red wine vinegar 4.0
whitebait fritters 4.0
asparagus, prosciutto 3.5
medjool dates, prosciutto, mascarpone (or blue cheese) 3.5


Monica's Eatery

T: 06 759 2038
A: Cnr King & Queen Streets, New Plymouth
Open 7 days from 6:30am until late

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Our core values for doing business together

  • We applaud making a financial contribution to society, our people and our communities. We make the world a better place.
  • We do the right things the right way.
  • Good business starts with the business of looking after ourselves and each other.
  • We don’t dodge the truth.
  • Our words mirror our actions.
  • Our hospitality is thoughtful, gracious and personable.
  • This year is our best year yet. Next year is better; better in every way—empowered teams and loyal customers.
  • We are empathetic. We have mettle. We take ownership for the ups and for the downs. We don’t pass blame; we approach every result as a challenge to grow. We’re never too proud to change tact.