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Aotea Lodge Poolside Restaurant

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65 Whitford Brown Avenue | Papakowhai, Porirua 5240, New Zealand
+64 4-237 4257
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65 Whitford Brown Avenue | Papakowhai, Porirua 5240, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

When I went there it was nice warm, clean restaurant . We had no menu because on Fridays and Saturdays you can't order from the card. Everyone in my table order roast so we order two pieces of meat. There were only three choices roast...More

Thank sofiaryan7
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I visited for lunch with a group of 12. There were some hiccups involved in having to select our meals before the day, but once we arrived the service was good. I had smoked salmon crepes which were very good and just the right portion...More

Thank Janet760
Reviewed 18 December 2016

If you like good, honest food then the buffet served Friday and Saturday nights is a good choice. There are three roast meats on offer, of which you can choose two. The buffet vegetable and salad range is extensive, fresh, and tasty. Each time we...More

Thank patchycrowsnest
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Rang at short notice and a table was available. Choice of two meats and what a huge selection for vegetables including a salad. The crumble was 10/10. Available Friday or Saturday nights.

Thank walkingholiday
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Nice meal, you start by selecting two meats (from ham, beef or lamb) which is delivered to the table, then you go to the all you can eat vegetable and salad buffet. Once you have finished they bring out dessert (Apple and peach sponge with...More

Thank Jared-Kiwi
Reviewed 21 April 2016

$20 buffet Friday and Saturday? Yes please. Now I've been here quite often. Depending on what chef is on depends on how the food will go for you. One day (one chef) all the food was cooked beautifully. Another day (a different chef) had slightly...More

Thank AshleighClark06
Reviewed 8 November 2015

A bit expensive but nice food. Friendly service. If staying at the lodge in inclement or windy weather, the restaurant has covered access from all rooms due to clever corridor design.

Thank Malcolm W
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Rang at short notice and no problem, nice to have two meats, very generous helping and the buffet was constantly being topped up. Staffing levels were great and no long wait

Thank walkingholiday
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Went to roast night on my own as the rest of the family was busy and it saved me from having to cook for myself. I thought it was great so the rest of the family and granddaughter ate on the next roast night and...More

Thank forsure2015
Reviewed 14 July 2015

We enjoyed a delicious $20 carvery meal (available Friday & Saturday evenings), overlooking the glass enclosed indoor pool. Choose two meats from roast ham off the bone, roast beef, roast lamb. Then serve your own choice of roast vegetables, salad and a variety of vegetables,...More

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  • Address: 65 Whitford Brown Avenue | Papakowhai, Porirua 5240, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Porirua
  • Phone Number: +64 4-237 4257
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