Toru Restaurant and Hub Café


The School of Hospitality staff and students look forward to welcoming you to Toru Restaurant, Palmerston Road, Gisborne.

This semester we return with offerings from all of our Hospitality Programmes – Cookery, Café and Restaurant Skills and Trades Academy.

These offerings include lunches that will be operating on the following dates:

(Please note that these lunches are not licensed and will be run from our Palmerston Road campus)

Food & Beverage (Level 3 Class)

Cookery (Level 3 Class)

Trades Academy (Hospitality Class)

Trades Academy (Bakery Class)

Important Info

  • Please note that these lunches are not licensed and are run from our Palmerston Road Campus.

  • Please notify us of any dietary requirements at the time of your booking.

  • We realise that numbers do change, however we would appreciate any cancellations or large changes in numbers to be advised at least 24 hours prior to your booking. Thank you.
For reservations or enquiries, please email

Hub Café


Our Hospitality Team have taken over the running of the Hub Café located on the Palmerston Road Campus.

We have updated the menu and have some fresh and exciting new food options available with great coffee and a relaxed atmosphere.

The Hub Café is open to the public from 7.30am to 2.00pm, Monday to Friday (during term time) and 8.00 to 1.30pm (during term breaks).

Come and join us for a scrumptious food and great coffee in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.