New Zealand has always had a strong startup culture, and it’s a big part of the reason why it’s one of the best places to start a new business.
And while there are plenty of options for newbie entrepreneurs, there are some places that offer a more laid-back approach, which makes them great places to set up a business.
Here’s our guide to which Australian businesses are the best place to start.
Melao bakery 1.1.
Melaias bakery is a small-scale bakery and cafe, located on the southern tip of New Zealand’s North Island.
The owner, Rebecca Lees, started it in 2015, and she is the only member of the family who still works as a full-time baker.
She also makes a lot of her own dough, which is a great way to learn about different types of baking.
They’ve even had a bakery that’s been open for several years in Wellington.
Lees told Business Insider that the best part of her job is getting customers to come in to eat, and that’s when the business really shines.
Zomato cafe 2.1 Zomazoom cafe is the new location for Zomat, a cafe based in the heart of Wellington.
ZOMAT’s goal is to offer the best in Australian café culture.
While Zomats cafe has the same focus on local food, the cafe’s decor is much more relaxed and laid back.
The cafe has a large, open-air area with a view of the harbour.
The decor also features art and murals.
Kite’s Bar & Grill 4.1 Kite Grill’s original location in the suburb of Blenheim was recently re-branded as the new Kites Bar & Grille, and is a cafe, bar and restaurant with a focus on small-batch beers and wines.
The new location will open in the fall of 2017.
Kites Bar & Grind has more than 20 beers on tap, and a small selection of wine.
The bar features an open-concept design with bright and colourful decor, and there are also free WiFi and an outdoor patio.
4.2 The Piedmont Grill 5.1 This former pub in the northern suburbs of Adelaide and Melbourne is an ideal spot to get a quick bite to eat while you relax at a cafe.
The restaurant is also home to a full bar, a full kitchen, a barbershop, and an on-site food court.
The menu features a range of Australian and international favourites, including a selection of local beers, as well as local and international food.
The Pagedown Grill also serves a range to Australian and Australian-inspired menu items, like fried chicken, pizza, and salads.
The Royal Stables 6.1 The Royal Strand is a restaurant and cafe in Adelaide’s North Shore.
It’s a restaurant, bar, and cafe with a strong focus on vegetarian and vegan options.
The pub is surrounded by nature, with views of the beach and river.
The owners hope that their new location and menu will help make the restaurant a more comfortable place for diners to get their fix.
The building itself has a small outdoor patio, as do all the other buildings on the property.
The dining room is open to the public, and the food court features a variety of local and Australian food.
6.2 Food Court 7.1 At the heart, in the centre of the Adelaide CBD, is the Adelaide Food Court.
Located near the new CBD railway station, the food courts is where you can try a range the local and national food you’ll find in the city.
Here, you can order from a variety a food truck, order your own food, or browse the menu of local favourites.
The food court also offers a wide range of cafe food, such as baked goods and fresh salads, and even serves up a vegan menu.
7.2 Vegan Menu 8.1 Located near Southport, South Australia’s capital city, you’ll have to stop for a moment here to catch a glimpse of one of Adelaide’s newest and most popular restaurants, Pied-Moutier.
Located on the main drag, the restaurant is nestled between the main train station and the city’s CBD.
It is a very popular restaurant and bar, with patrons taking advantage of the many bars and restaurants within the area.
This is also where the Piedmoutier Bar and Grill has been serving up a large range of delicious Australian-style food.
It offers an excellent range of local dishes and a great selection of Australian-made beers.
8.2 Australian Barbecue 9.1 Serving up a delicious menu of BBQ and other local favourites, the Pagedong BBQ is a unique venue in the CBD, where the bar and the grill offer a great combination of food and drinks.
The barbecue menu features several varieties of BBQ including smoked and braised pork and chicken, along with chicken, ribs, pulled pork, and steaks