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The Co-Op Kitchen & Bar Restaurant

$$ - $$$, ,
69A Discovery Drive, Porirua 5024, New Zealand
+64 4-234 1580
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good50%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, Pub, Gastropub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
69A Discovery Drive, Porirua 5024, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

The Co-op is lucky to have Nadia and the kitchen staff. Nadia is friendly, welcoming, professional and ensures you have a personal experience. If she is not already a manager she should be express tracked or headhunted by someone who appreciates great front off house...More

Thank JackieWellingtonNZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fathers day lunch here so we were three generations - not always easy to please! Friendly staff, The burgers were excellent and the coffee was great too. We all enjoyed our meal - kids eating from the kids menu eat free on...More

Thank gngj
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A lovely place for a dinner out. Also provides for dietary requirements. The staff are friendly and helpful. Prices are reasonable.

Thank Artnita
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The Co-Op is a new incarnation of the old Whitby Pub. It serves burgers, wood-fired pizzas and up-market pub food. The place is well laid-out as it has lots of separate spaces. The decor is to have a recycled wood look, and we found that...More

Thank Rodney D
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious and very good value, the waitress really friendly but the person behind the bar dark (short girl black hair) spoke to the team with no respect, never smiled at us or any customers and was plain rude, you could tell the...More

Thank arrong504
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Felt like just another suberban pub when approaching it through the shared carpark, but once inside it was obvious that we were in a 'local' with a very Engish feel (and lots of English accents) - and on a cold night the warmth of this...More

Thank Rex H
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Came here for lunch with family. Staff were great. It was my 5 year old son's birthday and they made him feel very special. Food was not bad. The kid had the mac and cheese from the kids menu - very nice. I had the...More

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Sunday evening was booked but The Co-Op still accommodated us. We were so impressed with the customer service and the food that we returned the following night.

Thank Jacqui135614
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Tuesday at the Co Op in Whitby is good value at buy one get one (mains only) however, unless you are aware this is available on Tuesdays you won't be reminded by the staff and can easily be charged full price! Highly recommend the seafood...More

Thank lynnette2017
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This place is always good. Decor, style and menu is similar to Southern Cross in town. Would recommend you book for dinner.

Thank Rebecca P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$22
Bar, Pub, Gastropub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 13:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69A Discovery Drive, Porirua 5024, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Porirua
  • Phone Number: +64 4-234 1580
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