Our beautiful cafe offers indoor/outdoor dining in a tranquil garden setting, escape from the city and relax and unwind while enjoying delicious fresh food.

Our menu is centered around local, free range and organic produce incorporating fresh herbs from our gardens. Exceptional customer service is integrated into our business and you can be assured that this is our top priority.

We also offer vegetarian and gluten free options on most meals.

Our menu is available from 10am - 2:30pm, and a delicious range of cabinet food is available until 4:30pm.

Please contact us on Ph: +64 6 3267479 for bookings and queries. 



Soup of the Day $13.50
See specials board for today's flavour, served with toasted ciabatta and herb butter

Garlic Bread $12.00
Herb and lemon garlic butter on sliced ciabatta topped with cheese and herb salt

Breads & Dips $12.00
Lightly toasted bread with a selection of dip, hummus and herb infused oil


Eggs Benedict $20.00
Two free-range poached eggs, spinach and homemade hollandaise sauce served on
toasted ciabatta with your choice of either free-range bacon, sautéed button mushrooms OR smoked salmon (+$2)

The Veg $23.00
Free range eggs, sautéed button mushrooms, grilled haloumi, potato hash, rustic thyme baked beans and baby spinach. Served with Herb Farm relish, homemade hollandaise, and our roasted seed mix

Big Breakfast $23.50
Free-range bacon, cheese kranskys, sautéed button mushrooms, potato hash, rustic thyme baked beans and free-range eggs served with Herb Farm relish and toast

Creamy Mushrooms $17.00
Creamy button mushrooms with thyme and garlic topped with rocket and truffle oil, served with lightly toasted ciabatta

French Toast $21.50
Sweet brioche, free range bacon and grilled banana served with berry coulis, natural yoghurt and maple syrup, topped with candied walnuts


Steak & Mushroom Open Sandwich $25.50
Scotch fillet with free range bacon, thyme, caramelised onion aioli and a creamy mushroom sauce served on a bed of rocket and toasted ciabatta

Halloumi & Falafel Burger $23.00
Grilled halloumi and a falafel patty on an oat bun, with chili jam, coriander-parsley yoghurt, spinach, cucumber and mint served with a side salad

Buddha Bowl $20.00
(changes daily - please see Chef's board)
A healthy mix of salads, seasonal veggies, legumes, hummus, seeds and nuts
Add falafel for $4.50 OR
grilled halloumi, free range chicken, scotch fillet OR smoked salmon for $5.50

Rustic Corn Fritters $24.50
A stack of corn fritters, free-range bacon and cheddar cheese topped with sweet chili sauce and sour cream, served with a side salad

Coconut Chicken Curry $23.50
Creamy coconut curry with free-range chicken breast served with basmati rice
(vegetarian option available)

Creamy Chicken Pasta $23.00
Penne pasta with free-range chicken, red onion and spinach cooked in a creamy white wine and oregano sauce, topped with parmesan and rocket


(All kids meals include a juice box)

Kids Breakfast $12.50
Cheese kranskys, bacon, rustic thyme baked beans and a poached egg served with a slice of lightly toasted ciabatta

Pizza $8.00
Mini Hawaiian on ciabatta and a Herb Farm calendula cookie

Healthy Kids Platter $10.00
Selection of sliced fruit, vegetables, crackers and cheese served with hummus

Gluten free options available on most dishes, gluten free bread available for $1.00. Herb Farm sauces, relishes and dressings are all made on-site at  The Herb Farm. We use organic, fair trade and free-range where possible. 

Our menu is available from 10am - 2:30pm, and a delicious range of cabinet food is available until 4:30pm. 


We can cater for your special function, ensuring your needs are met for a memorable event.

Whether it is a family get-together or celebration, hens party, work event, product launch, baby shower, conference or seminar we can cater for 12 - 40 people in our lovely cafe or in the separate Function Room area (depending on numbers). 

We also offer Hands-on Workshops which are a popular way to create a celebration or educational activity for your group or event.


Christmas functions for families, groups or workplaces are a specialty of ours!

We offer delicious set menu options, drink service and even the option to include a hands-on workshop! This provides you with a complete and unique Christmas do for a memorable experience for all. Contact us for more information and to book your special event.

Please note: We can host your Christmas Function on Friday or Saturday night or any day of the week for a day-time booking.

The Herb Farm Cafe

Opening Hours

Monday - Sunday 10am - 4:30pm
and most public holidays.

Please phone (06) 3267479 to book.

86 Grove Road, R.D.10, Palmerston North 4470

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