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European, New Zealand, Contemporary
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Covid Lock down Level 2 was not going to stop us from a night out to celibate our Anniversary. Table 188 was selected and booked online which was easy. On arrival the staff were following the lock down rules, but despite this they were very...friendly. The restaurant was clean and tidy, with table spaced out to give each table not only social distancing, but a little privacy. The food was great, and we both enjoyed our meals Table service was excellent and even when I asked a question, that our waitress could not answer she arranged for someone else to give me the answer. Pricewise, yes it was high, but worth it. We both agreed that it was a place we would go again for the right occasionMore

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 27 June 2021 via mobile

We enjoyed my mother’s 90th birthday lunch at Table 188 and the celebration couldn’t have gone better. The food was superb, service outstanding and the hospitality warm and welcoming. Highly recommend Table 188 for any milestone birthday celebrations.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 20 June 2021

I first visited last year and was very impressed. A bit apprehensive that standards may have dropped but no way. The food was excellent and our server was a lovely young lady. We will be back

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 7 May 2021

We booked in here for a celebration dinner after our son's graduation. And the easiest comment from the six of us at the table (all age groups) was that this was one of the very best restaurant meals we had ever had in NZ. Reasonable...list of options on the menu, but making a decision was incredibly hard as each choice looked delicious, so we all chose different meals, and all received 100% love. Desert was pretty good too. Good service, nice atmosphere, this is probably our last time in PN as a family, and it was a great way to sign off. Would recommend this place without hesitation.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 16 April 2021 via mobile

I will never go back or recommend the restaurant. We were there on April 9th and I have never had such poor service and it wasn’t busy. I had to ask for water twice and that they clear our empty plates. Then I went to...pay and asked to see the bill before I paid it and she said I had to pay first so I came around and looked on the screen and found that we were charged $1 more for the very expensive garlic bread than was on the menu and $3 more again for the very expensive calamari that was on the menu. We mentioned this overcharge to another person and they were aware of it as well. Check your bill!!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 14 March 2021

One of the best restaurants in town. We had a special dinner there, and everything was just perfect. The food is not complicated, but perfectly done and delicious. We had fish, I was impressed with the quality. Very nice atmosphere, and friendly service.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 7 October 2020

Great experience with both food and service. Words cant express the the experience we had, will try again and recommend to others.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 2 September 2020 via mobile

Another relaxing evening at Table 188! If you love Calamari? You do have to try the entree. (One of the Best Calamari dishes I've ever had). And if you go all out seafood? Have the King Salmon, Mussels and Scallop main. If you still have...room for dessert but can't decide which to have? Try them all!More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 29 August 2020 via mobile

We visited at the start of the month..very good service by a young girl and great food. A+ would recommend

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 5 August 2020

Our 50 year old son had had an event that really needed a special dinner to celebrate so, already knowing how special Table 188 is, his father and I took son and his wife to Table 188. We had a wonderful evening, made particularly special...by an adorable Canadian waitress, and a truly magnificent chef, The setting was comfortable, and relaxed, the menu was interesting enough to cause us to change our minds several times before deciding and the waitress fitted nicely in with the fun and laughter at our table with out being intrusive. (Long may she work there, such a great asset) We had Venison Wellington which my husband and daughter in law really enjoyed, son had chicken which he raved about and I had a trio of lamb which took me ages to eat because every mouthful was a treat. I even ate and enjoyed brussell sprouts! Then the magic of dessert! Don't have starters if you intend to have dessert because the servings are generous for most people. The desserts are a mix of simple and fancy but are all delicious. Nor for the fainthearted who are calorie counting or avoiding sugar. The bill was in the high end of $200 but who was counting? It was a special occasion and we all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Conversely when just the 2 of us have eaten there, we have enjoyed ourselves too. Well done Table 188.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Table 188 is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5