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Wahi Restaurant

11 Marina Road, Tutukaka 0173, New Zealand
+64 9-470 2290
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“croquettes” (2 reviews)
“pork belly” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Marina Road, Tutukaka 0173, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

We came here for lunch as Schnapper Rock was booked up. There was 1 other family in the dining room. After we had placed our order, the other family left, and we saw that all of their plates had barely been touched. We were worried,...More

Thank denise224
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Dont even think about going here for morning tea it was awful the staff were very nice but the muffins were hard, cold and served with no butter. The coffee was luke warm and they didn't offer to do anything about it when we complained....More

Thank Joyjoy57
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Service was excellent, the wait person didn't need to write our order down and got it all correct with a smile

Thank Patsy18181
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Had a hearty breakfast with a cappuchino at this bar/restaurant almost every morning. Freshly made to my liking, friendly staff. Reasonably priced and nicely presented.

Thank Beat J K
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I can't really give a review on food as we never got any ! Went there on a quiet week day afternoon for coffee and possibly lunch. After waiting 15 minutes to be spoken to, acknowledged or offered a drink, we left. Friday night we...More

2  Thank Birgitte R
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We went there for lunch with some friends.We had fish and chips and raw fish in coconut milk and to wash it down some white wine.Every thing was cooked to perfection,very good vine, nice service.

Thank levzan2017
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We were recently in Tutukaka when all power was shut down not only to the town but most of the north area of the north island because of bush fires. These guys still were able to put on meals. We had the cold meat platter...More

Thank julieQ6900EF
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The all day breakfast was delicious and we enjoyed the friendly and casual atmosphere. It was nice sitting outside under the large shade umbrella, very relaxed.

1  Thank Susan S
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Just popped in here yesterday for a late lunch. Welcomed warmly despite the late time. Beautiful location and the food was spot on. I had the kumara and chorizo croquettes, which were delicious and my husband had the baked Camembert which he pronounced delicious. Shame...More

Thank lizhewlett
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Really enjoyed our meal here. Food was delicious and exactly what the waitress described and was not too expensive. The artichokes are divine. The fish of the day were small fillets but so was the $11 price and it was beautifully cooked. I had pan...More

Thank KensingtonChris
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Anywhere online to view the current menu?
30 December 2016|
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Response from PerfectStrangerNZ | Reviewed this property |
Hi Nick. Thanks: For some silly reason Trip Adviser doesn't allow me to give you my email address so I'm having to be sneaky. Let's just say for the purposes of obfuscation that I have an account with gee mail. And that my... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$23
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Marina Road, Tutukaka 0173, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Tutukaka
  • Phone Number: +64 9-470 2290
  • E-mail
Wahi means 'Place' in Maori.

Our menu is dictated by season and we incorporate a mix of tapas style offerings and a la carte options.

We have 3 function rooms to cater for 30, 60 or up to 120
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