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Volare Restaurant

85 The Strand, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
+64 7-578 6030
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
85 The Strand, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 339 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been going to this restaurant for many years as we always found the service and the food very good. We had not been for at least a year. This last visit we were disappointed. We were looking forward to good pasta and cosy...More

Thank Vinoeaves
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoying a birthday weekend in Tauranga, we decided to eat at Volare. We had booked on-line a few days previously and just as well as the restaurant was packed. I was delighted to be greeted by name on arrival, a very nice and professional touch-well...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My visitors arrived early evening and it was decided "no cooking tonight". Travelled down to the Mount to the Volare only to find it fully booked. Friendly staff soon found us a table for my party and on sitting us down promptly supplied us with...More

Thank garrytmcguire
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Booked a window table, place was busy but staff were efficient and friendly. Suspect we may have even had a genuine Italian waiter. The food was lovely, especially the risotto, couldn't eat it all so was given a doggie bag, just as good cold the...More

Thank Wayne W
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Our dinner at this restaurant was really excellent. The view out over the harbour was amazing and the food was really delicious. I had the chicken and my husband had the rack of lamb and we a side shared salad. All good was beautifully cooked...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Have been before and usually a lovely meal. However, we were left with a very bitter taste in our mouths - visited for a family birthday dinner. We were happy to choose somewhere a bit pricier as it was a special occasion. Restaurant was busy...More

6  Thank Spency83
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Special dinner for hubby's birthday. Food was delicious and choices of food and wine great quality. We splashed out to come here, spending a lot more than our usual budget. But ... the main waiter just spoilt the occasion. He was not friendly, but cold...More

3  Thank Christine B
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We had a meal at this restaurant on Friday 23rd June 2017 and the food was ok apart from a very over cooked steak, followed by terrible service by the manager. When we complained we were told another could be cooked and it would take...More

4  Thank Trevor E
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

A warm inviting restaurant with great wait staff who were very friendly ! The pastas were great and would definantly recommend.

Thank Justen78
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We visited on a wet Friday evening in May. It was certainly popular and provided a nice warm atmosphere. The dishes were just the right size, and we left feeling comfortable but not bloated. Staff were engaging but not pushy. A good selection of Italian...More

Thank FreddyII
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 The Strand, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga
  • Phone Number: +64 7-578 6030
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Licensed restaurant, Bar, Wines, Beer, Italian style dining, fresh homemade pasta, meat, seafood, salad or side
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