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The Apple Shed Cafe & Bar Restaurant

The Wharf, Mapua 7005, New Zealand
+64 3-540 3381
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Seafood, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Wharf, Mapua 7005, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very nice setting looking out onto the river with snow capped mountains in the distance. Service was good and the fish & chips were excellent - moist, well cooked fish in a crisp batter, really nice chips and a flavoursome tartare sauce. Would love to...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 1 week ago

great food, great staff, great atmosphere, great location. Recommend sitting outside on a busy day as it gets quite noisy inside. There are lot's of tables around the windows which offer the best views, but make sure you get in quick if you want to...More

Thank 526thomash
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came across the apple shed on my facebook, a friend of mine had shared the fact there was an upcoming menu change on facebook, offering some excellent dishes of all ranges, givien the opportunity i managed to sneak out with a few friends to try...More

Thank Aarroonn42
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely divine delicious meal Chilli squid Dory on risotto and zeppola Italian donut dessert Great service particularly the duty manager tonight a hard worker efficient and friendly Great atmosphere Totally recommend

Thank Suzie K
Reviewed 7 August 2017

My wife and I popped into Mapua on Sunday for lunch and even though all the tables were booked in advance the staff still made room for us and were very accommodating! I will definitely recommend the Apple Shed to my clients and friends!

1  Thank The-Fine-Art-Factory
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

As always, the food here is top notch. Only down side of this visit was the speed of service. We were able to finish a bottle of wine before the mains arrived. Our waitress did come to apologize for the delay which was a nice...More

Thank geofft629
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

As we have recently moved to the Marlborough Sounds this area is new to us so we were exploring our new extended backyard. It was midweek in the middle of winter, though the sun was shining bright, when we visited The Apple Shed. The place...More

Thank WanaKiwis
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Excellent service combined with a good atmosphere and great food. The wait staff were very knowlegable and provided excellent service throughout the night, recommending wines and ensuring our drinks were refreshed as required. The food was excellent we shared the squid as a starter and...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 23 July 2017

A group of 7 having a catch-up- we started with the garlic bread and what a good start that was. I went with lamb backstrap then donuts and icecream to finish. I was really happy with all my choices, everything was moist, tender and absolutely...More

Thank toni668
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Went here with my family and the staff were great, they bought over a highchair straight away. Food was all very good and delivered promptly and with a smile

Thank danjonelson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
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09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Wharf, Mapua 7005, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Mapua
  • Phone Number: +64 3-540 3381
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