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Join us at Tonic Bistro & Bar in Martinborough, New Zealand



Library of Libations

Martinborough wine bar

Welcome to Tonic Bar & Bistro

The perfect destination for any gin lover. We specialize in handcrafted cocktails and custom gin flights, which can be perfectly paired with tapas or hand crafted meals created by our talented chef. Our curated whisky collection and selection of international and local wines make us the perfect stop for any connoisseur. We pride ourselves on providing a cozy and welcoming atmosphere, where friends can relax and enjoy great cocktails, food and conversation.

Come and experience the magic of Tonic Bistro & Bar today!


8 Kitchener Street



New Zealand


Wednesday Thursday Closed

Friday 2 pm - Late

Saturday 12 am - Late

Sunday 12 am - 8 pm

Monday 12 pm - 8 pm

Tuesday 12 pm - 8 pm


Locals and visitors flock to Martinborough to enjoy the scenery, wine & dining.

Book here to reserve your table with us at Tonic Bistro & Bar

Lunch &

    Organic Fair trade         Coffee  

Desserts &

Fresh Salad

At Tonic Bistro & Bar, we’re all about delicious food, great drinks, and good times. Our chef-made menu features a variety of dishes to suit your every craving, from savory meals to sweet desserts. Whether you’re looking for a hearty dinner or just a nibble to tide you over, we’ve got you covered. Our extensive beer and wine selection, paired with our signature cocktails, ensures that you’ll enjoy the perfect drink to complement your meal. And don't forget to enjoy a bottle of wine with friends or dessert while taking in the breathtaking Wairarapa sunsets.

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Whiskey With Ice

Handcrafted Cocktails

Classics, House Specials and


so much gin!

We have selected quality artisan spirits, liqueurs and ingredients to make just the right cocktail for you, from our amazing Old Fashioned to a refreshing Sea Breeze.

Don't miss our curated gin selection. With 40+ gins to choose from, you can create your perfect G&T or sample a few with our gin flights.

Craft Beer & Cider Selection

60+ NZ craft beers and ciders


to choose from

New Zealand has a remarkable craft beer & cider culture and we love sharing that with our guests. From lagers, pilsners and hazys to the more adventurous sours, Belgians, and lambics, we have something for everyone. And we're proud to have Abandoned Brewing beers on draught, so ask us whats on tap!

Local & Global Wines

This is why we're all here in the first place, right? Martinborough is the heart of wine country and our wine list provides the perfect balance of vineyards from around the Wairarapa (especially those world famous Pinot Noirs) and a little taste of France, Italy, Portugal, the U.S. and more. Our patio gets the last of the setting sun and is the perfect place to spend some time with an favourite vintage or try something new


Our bar features a curated selection of whisky, whiskey & bourbon with a growing list of classics as well as many new additions to the international whisky family, from India and Japan to Finland and Mexico (and of course New Zealand). Whether you prefer it cocktails, neat or on the rocks we are the Wairarapa destination for a dram.


Book A Table

To make a booking, contact us at or call us at 06 927 2114. Please include your name, the date and preferred time, the number in your party, and your phone number.


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