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Hays @ the Anchorage

Local Delicacies Food Specialists

If you are visiting Bluff and are looking for a family friendly place to eat, then look no further. Come and take a break from your explorations of Bluff township, or escape at the end of a busy week. Join us today.

Fresh Seafood Dining

Fresh Southern Delicacies


Hayz @ the Anchorage

Local Delicacies Food Specialists

Located in Bluff, NZ, Hayz @ the Anchorage is the centrally located where the locals go to dine, drink, socialize and enjoy local delicacies. Our menu features dishes assembled from the freshest ingredients, sure to bring bold and inspiring flavor into your life.


Our Food

Savor the Flavour of the Deep South

The food we serve at Hayz @ the Anchorage is healthy and delicious. Our ingredients are fresh and we cater to all types of dietary requirements. Check out our flavorful menu and get in touch to make a reservation!


TITI - Kaihuka Mutton Bird / Sea Duck

Experience Titi (Mutton Bird) Like You've Never Tried Them Before.....
Salted Or Fresh - Experience 
*Salty Mutton Bird served on a crispy wrapper topped with Caramelized Onions, served on Leafy Greens.
*Fresh Stuffed Mutton Bird, Roasted And Served With Potato Mash & A Selection Of Seasonal Vegetables. Topped Of With A Rich Red Wine Jus


We Have The Knowledge To Prepare Oysters Many Different Ways For You To Enjoy & Send You On A Culinary Journey


Creamy Paua Wontons

Our Creamy Paua Wontons Is One Of Our Most Popular Dishes. Our Paua Is Caught From Our Own Local Seas Of Foveaux Straight And Then Prepared Here @ The Anchorage To Excite Your Taste Buds.

Many Other Delicious Local Delicacies Available.......


These are just a tease of what's available with Hayz @ the Anchorage


Who We Are

 Bluffies Passionate About Local Kai

Established in 2020 with one goal in mind: providing a unique dining experience to Bluff, Southland and Aotearoa. Providing dishes that are fresh, hearty and simply unforgettable. Nau Mai, Haere Mai

Our Culinary Journey

Uniquely Delicious Experience

Hayz @ the Anchorage is a one-of-a-kind culinary establishment with a menu inspired by Maori Kai and honest cooking. Starting in 2020, we developed a unique dining experience for all of our guests using fresh and sustainable ingredients—taking you on a culinary journey like no other.

From classic recipes to new-age kitchen adventures, each dish reflects our passion for high-quality food presented in a simple yet pleasing manner. Dive right in, and take a bite; join us today.


Eat. Drink. Relax.

Treat Yourself to Southern Hospitality

Hayz @ the Anchorage is the place where great cooking and fantastic vibes meet. Our food is nutritious, delicious, and affordable, and we welcome diners young and old. Try it yourself—book your table or stop by today!



Do you have any questions for us?

 Drop us a line.

86 Gore Street, Bluff, New Zealand


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Opening Hours

Dine In or Take Away

Wednesday - Sunday
: 11:30am - 2pm
Wednesday - Saturday: 4:30pm - 7pm

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