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Phil's Place Restaurant

$$ - $$$Seafood, European,
101 Te Awanui Drive | Tauranga Bridge Marina, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
+64 7-574 4147
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (23 reviews)
“laksa” (3 reviews)
“mash” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, New Zealand, Soups, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
101 Te Awanui Drive | Tauranga Bridge Marina, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had dinner a couple of weeks ago on a recommendation from our hotel. It was lovely, the dinner, wine, and service! We will definitely be back.

Thank Peggy675
JoatPhilsPlace, Manager at Phil's Place Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your lovely comments.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here for a work dinner, so I can't comment on prices. The service was good. The restaurant is classy. The waterfront location is nice. The food, however, was poor. My pork dish was smothered in a strong sauce, and most people who ordered...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came for a late lunch and enjoyed it so much we came back for dinner. Great service and beautiful dinner. Yummo!

Thank Buzzys22
JoatPhilsPlace, Manager at Phil's Place Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Buzzy we appreciate your great comment

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Grown up family lunch for 5. Chosen as it was open on 2nd Jan (which is a NZ public holiday) and wanted a nice relaxed lunch. Restaurant was busy with a hen’s party when we got there, and there were seating inside, and outside next...More

Thank Sharonkitch
JoatPhilsPlace, Manager at Phil's Place Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you Sharonkitch family for your lovely comments and we are so glad you enjoyed your time here. Regards from all the Team at Phils Place

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We had a great night at this restaurant. Simply 10 out of 10 all round. The service was first class & the food was amazing. With the view of the marina & comfortable everything, we were thrilled to have had a chosen this for our...More

Thank Grant H
JoatPhilsPlace, Manager at Phil's Place Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you Grant we really appreciate your comments Cheers from all the Team and all the best for this year.

Reviewed 22 December 2017

Went out for Xmas luncheon with office staff. Everybody was happy with their meal. Dessert was delicious, and coffee was very good too. Expected better view, but all in all a very nice experience.

Thank Alicia C
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We went with another couple our meals were nice except I had to send my steak meal back as kumara mash was cold .The location is lovely and of course my favourite desert Creme Brûlée was delicious !!!

Thank Kim C
JoatPhilsPlace, Owner at Phil's Place Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Thank you Kim

Reviewed 13 December 2017

I had looked forward to eating here. But it fell well short of what I had been told about this place. One friend is allergic to bell peppers but wanted the scallops so asked for no peppers. Both who ordered got only sauce drizzled around...More

Thank Jan S
JoatPhilsPlace, Manager at Phil's Place Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Thank you for your comments. The scallops are only an entree and the bell peppers are part of that dish. Maybe you should have chosen another dish.

Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We went to Phil’s Place as part of a fairly big group. We had a seperate room which was very nice and opened by big sliding doors onto a deck. This was lovely as the night was really warm. The choice on the menu was...More

1  Thank jjd25386
Reviewed 5 December 2017

A great location at the harbour bridge marina to watch the sun set and the activities of the boaties. The food was very good and the sea food and Asian dishes give the place a bit of a difference. Service was very good even though...More

Thank 1945Alan
JoatPhilsPlace, Manager at Phil's Place Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Thank you Alan, yes busy time of the year with pre Christmas functions. Thank you for your comments. from Jo

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Kiamaia W
17 March 2017|
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Response from HelenWindle | Reviewed this property |
they do have a function room so give them a call
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William P
24 September 2016|
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Response from JoatPhilsPlace | Property representative |
Yes you can book online, but best to give us a call.
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31 August 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Te Awanui Drive | Tauranga Bridge Marina, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga
  • Phone Number: +64 7-574 4147
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Description
Open 7 days a week from 11.30 am and serving food all day. We are located right on the waters edge at the Tauranga Bridge Marina.
Large menus to suit all ages and we do have children"s portions available.
Friendly staff in a wonderful ambiance. Delicious food and affordable prices.No surcharge on public holidays.
Closed Christmas Day , 26th and 27th December and Good Friday.
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