Historic homestead set in picturesque grounds. Riccarton House, with its selection of rooms and expansive grounds is the perfect venue for any event. From an intimate celebration, or the dream wedding to a full day corporate board meeting or a business lunch. Tailored food and beverage options for each event are avaliable. Contact Amanda to discuss your event requirements. Located at the historic homestead of Riccarton House, Local. restaurant offers wholesome seasonal and rustic food. Many of our ingredients are sourced from our very own Farmers Market held every Saturday from 9am on the grounds of the restaurant. Fresh herbs, salads and other seasonal produce are also sourced from the 5 planter boxes outside the open working kitchen. Local ales, wines are supported by Local.including Wigram Beer, Pegasus Bay Wines, Hummingbird Coffee and Aroha Elderflower range. Dine either al fresco in our gorgeous rose courtyard or sit inside one of the heritage rooms with open fires and views over the Avon river. Catch up with friends or family over a coffee or lunch at Local or talk to us about booking Local. for your next special event a wedding, birthday, anniversary or corporate events. We can cater from 5 ? 250 people in one of our various rooms or our onsite marquee.