Festival du Fromage at Beast & Butterflies

Celebrate the world of New Zealand dairy at Beast & Butterflies with a set menu showcasing the best of local cheese and unmissable specials featuring oodles of cheesy goodness.

Throughout July and August, take your taste buds on a culinary journey with a bespoke cheese set menu of four delectable dishes for $65 per person. 

Begin with a whipped goat cheese dish served with brick pastry, salted roasted beetroot, caramelized onion jam and walnut praline followed by the delectable ricotta dumplings. For your main, you will enjoy the tender braised beef cheek beautifully paired with kikorangi blue cheese. A delicate tiramisu will complete the feast. 

Other festival specials include a social burger with Kapiti's smoke havarti cheese and delicious cheese plates that are sure to leave you wanting more.

Cheese connoiseurs are not going to be disappointed.

Find out more about the set menu and festival specials.


Flat fee of $7 per day on weekends at Fanshawe Street carpark. Find out more.

Kids ride free on public transport on weekends and public holidays. Find out more

Last updated: 11 June 2019