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Visions on Rutland is Whanganui UCOL's training restaurant. Our culinary arts students prepare, cook and serve the food in our restaurant. You can enjoy a unique dining experience that allows you to sample a sophisticated menu while participating in the training of our future culinary and hospitality professionals.



Whanganui UCOL's training restaurant is located on the ground floor of Block E and is accessible from Rutland Street, Whanganui.


Opening Hours

The restaurant is open for dinner from 6.00pm - 7.00pm on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 7 May 2014 - 26 June 2014. Breakfast and lunches are available. These are advertised prior to opening.


Who Can Come?

Visions on Rutland is open to members of the public. However we recommend that you make a reservation on (06) 965 3846. When making a reservation please state your name, how many people are dining, the time of dining and a contact phone number.


Group Bookings

Group bookings are welcome but please book in advance to avoid disappointment. From time to time you may be asked to sit at smaller tables due to student assessment requirements.



We accept cash, EFTPOS, Visa, MasterCard or official Visions on Rutland gift vouchers.


Wheelchair Access

We have wheelchair access tot he restaurant as well as toilets.


Car Parking

Parking is available along Rutland Street.


Gift Vouchers

Visions on Rutland gift vouchers are available.


Bookings and Enquiries

Please contact Janet Tomuri on j.tomuri@ucol.ac.nz or call (06) 965 3846.

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