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  June).  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


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 VENICE!

We will have ELIOS string quartet playing for you   

Reservations essential for the "Eat like an Italian evening".  

Book now for the 25th May

S U N D A Y   F U N D A Y   S P E C I A L  M E N U   D E A L 

Have you checked our Sunday Funday special menu for just $39,5 for 3 courses?

Our A la carte menu is also available.





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

Welcome to The Surfer's Mistress

  • positive review  Had an awesome dining experience last night, traditional Italian, JUST YUM!😀

    Shane Parker Avatar Shane Parker
    January 31, 2019
  • positive review  We had a great night with yummy food. So good to have yet another top restaurant in the Kapiti Coast.

    Ineke Woodward Avatar Ineke Woodward
    January 9, 2019
  • 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  We had a lovely meal and the staff were excellent.

    Steve Taylor Avatar Steve Taylor
    January 4, 2019
  • positive review  Fantastic lunch menu and super service. Best Italian I've had for ages. Can't wait to come in for dinner!

    Iain Guest Avatar Iain Guest
    December 14, 2018
  • positive review  Most impressed! They’ve got it so right. Yummy food, gorgeous drinks and super service! Love the decor. Excited about being told they are adding more vegan options too! My new favourite place up here. Well done!

    Juanita Leigh Murray Avatar Juanita Leigh Murray
    February 10, 2019
  • positive review  I loved the simple, hearty menu - fuss free and super tasty. Plus lovely wines on offer. And the service was superb. Look forward to visiting again.

    Jackie Monastra Avatar Jackie Monastra
    December 5, 2018
  • positive review  great service.. delicious food.

    Judi Floris Avatar Judi Floris
    November 22, 2018
  • positive review  Everything made from scratch on site true to authentic Italian cuisine. Great Italian experience... just need to brush up on my Italian now so I can impress the Owners and the chef!!

    Dana Hyde Avatar Dana Hyde
    November 11, 2018
  • positive review  wow wow wow... best meal we've had ever on the Kapiti Coast..great food, great service, great drinks. you've nailed it!

    Jacinda Thorn Avatar Jacinda Thorn
    December 7, 2018

Find Us

  • star rating  excellent meals and service
    cool music, relaxed atmosphere and awesome chianti
    love coming here. make sure you book at least a few days in advance

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  • star rating  The four of us very much enjoy visiting The Surfer's Mistress. This weekend, we couldn't get in on Friday so delayed our visit til Saturday rather than take up another... read more

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  • star rating  We recently enjoyed the “Eat like an Italian” night in Genoa. A really lively atmosphere including a fine violinist, delicious Genoese specialities and nice hospitality.

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  • star rating  We have just had another excellent experience at The Surfers Mistress. The six of us thoroughly enjoyed their monthly “Taste of Italy” night.

    The food as normal was of... read more

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  • star rating  What a wonderful evening at Surfers Mitress last night, 8 of enjoyed a fabulous dinner and in my experience as a Swiss Hotelier I think this is the best restaurant... read more

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  • star rating  Excellent food and service. Warm, inviting atmosphere, great family restaurant.
    Will definitely be back!

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  • star rating  A pleasant surprise in Paraparaumu.
    With an unassuming exterior, we had not rushed to dine here but we were certainly wrong in judging this book by its cover.
    The interior... read more

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  • star rating  Visited this restaurant last week and was very impressed. The service was excellent, the food outstanding, special mention to our waiter (I think his name was Hayden) went above and... read more

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