Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz chill over 'low key' lunch at Dunedin cafe

Diners were stunned when James Bond star Daniel Craig and his Oscar-winning wife popped into a Dunedin cafe for lunch.

Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz

Daniel Craig at Skyfall premiere Source: Bang Showbiz

Rachel Weisz is in Dunedin to film The Light Between Oceans, also starring Michael Fassbender, which began shooting in the city on Saturday.

The following day Craig and Weisz enjoyed a relaxed lunch together at No. 7 Balmac where the manager said they attracted a bit of attention.

''I was getting questioned all the time `Is that Daniel Craig, is that Daniel Craig', and I said 'Yep'," Adam Jones told the Otago Daily Times.

''We just put them in a low-key table in the corner. They enjoyed their lunch, they chilled together.

''They were awesome people, really well-mannered, really great, loved the food,'' he said.

Mr Jones shared a little conversation with the star couple.

He said they told him they were enjoying New Zealand and planned on ''cruising through to Central Otago'' for a visit this week.