The Surfer's Mistress, Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria, Paraparaumu Beach

Join us for our own hand made Pasta,  delicious authentic Italian Pizza, grilled steaks and fresh fish!

10 Seaview Road, Paraparaumu Beach,  Kāpiti Coast 5032


Fully licensed

Wednesday 5pm to 9:30pm 

Thursday 5pm to 9:30pm

Friday 5pm to 9:30pm

Saturday 5pm to 9:30pm

Sunday 5pm to 9:30pm

Sunday Lunch 12pm to 3pm (2nd Sunday of the month commencing in July).  Call to book a table - reservations only

To make a reservation or place a takeaway order, call us on 04 298 7873 or you can reserve a table by clicking on the button below:

Make an Online Reservation

 Or write to us at thesurfersmistress@gmail.com

Text    021 036 8566


To avoid disappointment, please make a reservation for Friday and Saturday nights. We have some walk in only tables available.

Tables are required back after 2 1/4 hours. If you need a table for longer  - please call us directly to request

Bookings over 8 adults are required to take our group menu. Please ask us for details.

No BYO wine or cakes


E A T   L I K E   A N   I T A L I A N   N I G H T

Last Tuesday of every month is our "Eat like an Italian" night. You will get to experience 4 courses from some of our favourite regions/villages in Italy.

$54.50 per person.

This month we travel to Sicily.

Reservations essential for the "Eat like an Italian evening".  Book now as already filling up quickly. 

Book now for the 27th July






From the shores of Lake Como in Italy to Paraparaumu Beach on the stunning Kāpiti Coast.

Welcome to The Surfer's Mistress

  • positive review  Super makeover of a previously wasted/dark spot. Light and inviting. Sunny outdoor area is great too. Were able to get vegan options easily. Yummy pizza. Great service. Tasty drinks. Just go.

    John Diver Avatar John Diver
    February 9, 2019
  • positive review  Such a good gin and tonic last night thanks guys. can't wait to be back in for dinner!!

    Abigail Taylor Avatar Abigail Taylor
    December 14, 2018
  • positive review  Great food, great ambiance, great service, fab owners & location - just go!! ❤️

    Héloïse Bergman Avatar Héloïse Bergman
    December 27, 2018
  • positive review  great service.. delicious food.

    Judi Floris Avatar Judi Floris
    November 22, 2018
  • positive review  Lovely food😊 great service. An amazing asset to the Kapiti Coast. A little slice of Italy 🙂

    Rachael McCleave Avatar Rachael McCleave
    December 29, 2018
  • positive review  Amazing food, great customer service and really nice place to go eat delicious food. Would recommend to any one that loves good food

    Bernardo Neil Avatar Bernardo Neil
    December 16, 2018
  • positive review  wonderful service, tasty food and relaxed atmosphere.

    Rachelle Frazer Avatar Rachelle Frazer
    February 2, 2019
  • positive review  Really enjoyable meal with my husband and five year old on Thursday - had a lovely vibe and really good customer service - loved the food too - 10/10

    Kim Karaitiana Avatar Kim Karaitiana
    December 15, 2018
  • positive review  Amazing!! went here with my partner on the third night of opening, delicious perfectly cooked food, exploding with flavour and texture. real ingredients and a whole lot of love and passion on the plate and beautiful presented drinks. we were beyond impressed. will 100% be back! much love and all the best to them ❤

    Lieke Hendriks Avatar Lieke Hendriks
    November 17, 2018
  • positive review  We had a lovely meal and the staff were excellent.

    Steve Taylor Avatar Steve Taylor
    January 4, 2019

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  • star rating  My partner and I went there for dinner last night and we absolutely loved it. Would definitely give 1 million thumbs up to them. Great food and great service. Thanks... read more

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  • star rating  Excellent food and service with reasonable prices, this is a must for your bucket list, a wonderful dining experience.

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  • star rating  Best service and surroundings lovely.
    Food is all handmade from scratch.
    Food is delicious.
    Must book as very popular.
    Owners are so friendly.
    Been many times and my favourite.
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  • star rating  Highly recommend ‘The Surfers Mistress’ Italian restaurant at Paraparaumu beach. The food was delicious, the menu was extensive. The restaurant had a lovely warm welcoming atmosphere, the staff were professional... read more

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  • star rating  Excellent; service, food and ambiance. Best Italian pasta I have eaten in a decade. Wine selection was reasonable at fair prices and so was the food. There were 6 of... read more

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  • star rating  Service was awesome! The food was delicious and I would have rated it a 5 but the fillet steak had gristle in it. Such a shame!
    Fish of the day,... read more

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  • star rating  From the first step in to the last step out,it was so so special,made feel like we were special guests.
    Great cocktails to start,and then the genuine Italian experience with... read more

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  • star rating  From the first step in to the last step out,it was so so special,made feel like we were special guests.
    Great cocktails to start,and then the genuine Italian experience with... read more

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