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Regatta Bar + Eatery

The Strand | Main Beach, Takapuna, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
+64 9-488 0040
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, Seafood, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Strand | Main Beach, Takapuna, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Fantastic Location!
"Passed by Regatta Bar along the Takapuna beach."
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2. Attentive staff who care
" The service was amazing."
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3. Truly one of Auckland's Best!
"Run to it when in New Zealand"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were seated outside in shade. It was a lovely spot. We ordered drinks. The cocktails took a while to come out after another 2 drinks which were fast. Food was beautiful. I had the vegetarian goat cheese tart and it was so full of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank genspies2016
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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food, everything was faultless,worth every cent we paid.Lovely staff and great service.Restaurant and bar atmosphere is comfortable and welcoming, we could have sat there for hours.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank gailbQ6245OZ
Events_regattabar, Public Relations Manager at Regatta Bar + Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Hi Gail B, thanks so much for your review, we really appreciate you taking the time to let us know about your experience and lovely to hear that you had a wonderful time with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon. :)

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Dined in with friends and my partner in there. Had a few problems with my GUT with vomiting and diarrhea. Rang them the next day. Immediate follow up given by re assuring me that they had it investigated and technically their investigation turned out fine,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank aldz_cocoy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A really great spot looking out at the beach and harbour. The food is wonderful and service good. We were there when there was also a large group but it was initially noisy but it quieten down. A reasonable drinks selection

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank penelopep308
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a recent trip to Auckland, we went looking for a quiet spot to unwind after a long day. We came upon Regatta as we walked along one of the beach side roads and we glad we did. This is a perfect spot to sit...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BellsNZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Husband, Son and I came to Regatta several weeks ago for a private function. The atmosphere and location is great. The canapes ordered for the function were delicious with a great selection. As my Husband and Son are Coeliac I asked one of the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kiwipoms
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has a great location, nice view overlooking beach. Wine list is good and food is as good as advertised. Nice and lively vibe. Good mix of people. You cant go wrong here. Not much more to say than that Regatta Bar + Eatery...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jörgen S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amy was taking care of us this afternoon and she did a fab job! Food and drinks were amazing, and the location was great even on a cloudy day! Would definitely visit again!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank amandaoliv11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Magnificent views and a fantastic atmosphere, with a wonderful range of local fresh seafood and my favourite pink champagne 🥂. The steak was cooked to perfection and melted in my mouth and the delicious duck parfait is highly recommended! Ending off this memorable evening with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Zululooloo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

How nice to get an eatery which offers lovely sea views and indoor/outdoor seating options . Good place for a casual family lunch and staff are particularly friendly and attentive to all . There were a number of families seated at long tables with bench...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MichelleH4369
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Questions & Answers
3 September 2016|
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Response from Cdn-Mux | Property representative |
Hi Cheynelj, We do have wheelchair access. There is a ground level entrance around the back and you can come across the front terrace by an entrance on the side close to the car park.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Strand | Main Beach, Takapuna, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  North Shore  >  Takapuna
  • Phone Number: +64 9-488 0040
  • E-mail
Auckland’s most iconic seaside destination, Regatta Bar & Eatery Situated on the majestic banks of Takapuna beach, Regatta boasts incredible ocean scenery and inspirational views from its open plan bar and restaurant in an award winning décor setting. Regatta is the chosen favourite amongst both locals and travellers to the area alike.
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