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35 Degrees South Aquarium Restaurant & Bar

69 Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 9-402 6220
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
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11:30 - 23:30All hours
Seafood, European, Soups, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
69 Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I had the early bird dinner (5-7pm) which was great value for money. The seafood was excellent, fresh and perfectly cooked. Both young ladies who served us were efficient and friendly. If you like wine, try the Giesen The August Sauvignon Blanc,...More

Thank syd652016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped into 35 Degrees South after a boat cruise for a drink and some mussels. Got two for one on a "deal day." Certainly volume and taste were not compromised due to it being a special. Lovely staff, great views - what more could you...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an afternoon coffee, and then met with friends for drinks,early in the evening.Both times our host Hannah, was amazing ! It is lovely to go somewhere and be made to feel so welcome !

Thank Denise R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have had the pleasure of dining at both the 35 Degrees Restaurant and Alongside Bar. The staff are always really bubbly and helpful and the food is just awesome. Hannah Russell is such a bubbly, friendly and very efficient hostess and I look forward...More

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Will definitely be coming back! My first time visiting and was blown away by the staff and friendliness - especially a lovely lady called Hannah. The food was promptly served and was delicious, can't help that the location was primo too!

Thank Jess J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had well seasoned Calamari & Angus Scotch for main both cooked good. Spoke with VioletRose and had a laugh about A rock cruise must do. Nice dinner after long day at a Conference.

Thank journeywithjaydn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for dinner on our last night in Paihia, it was great! Good service and the food was delicious. Reasonably priced. Definitely recommend.

Thank Rose B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very nice location and our service was excellent. Very helpful, friendly and attentive staff who made us feel most welcome. The food was good and all 4 of us enjoyed our meals. The menu has a very good range of meals and...More

Thank HayesNZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good restraint. Food is delicious and good size servings. Our waitress Kate took very good care of us thanks.

Thank Ausietravler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is situated right on the harbour and has amazing views of the sea. There is a huge fish tank in the centre. Food was good and was neatly plated. There is a decent option of food and drinks on the menu.

Thank arnold1aaron
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 6220
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The perfect spot to watch the Paihia Wharf where boats depart for the islands while you indulge in a meal carefully prepared for you by our fantastic team of chefs while being looked after by our front of house team who just love to make you feel at home. Whether you are after a coffee, a naughty dessert or cake or a full meal pop in and say HI. We are a team who enjoy sharing both their love of food and the Bay of Islands.
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