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Stellar Restaurant & Bar

) #20 of 64 Restaurants in Whanganui $$ - $$$ , Pizza, European
2 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
+64 6-345 7278
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (25 reviews)
“thai salad” (5 reviews)
“filo pastry” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, Pizza, European, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 247 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Headed here on a Tuesday evening for a light meal as it is somewhere we haven't been before. Ordered a Wedges and Nachos as bar snacks with some drinks. It was reasonably priced. Rather tasty. Service was super. Really liked the ladies who helped us!...More

Thank SilicoJack
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice central location, friendly staff good choice on menu, we choose the pizza and really enjoyed it. Even the chef introduced themselves to see how we were enjoying our meal. Nice pub food.

Thank sandier57
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Went to stellar last night for dinner and I order the 300g scotch with fries and salad which was cooked to perfection it's always an out standing steak when we come here. Staff are awesome we will be back again

1  Thank blaze125
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Last night I had the Pork Belly on Orange and Kumera mash which absolutely beautiful from the new menu that the Stellar restaurant and bar now have. The best I have ever had from any restaurant. Tonight I went back and decided to try the...More

1  Thank suemjonescook
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Got given a $150 voucher, my partner and I went to dine and tried our best to spend it all. Fell short by $20. Restaurant wouldn't give us any change or even a $20 voucher, idiots I say - if you had given us another...More

2  Thank Mum1818
Ian C, Public Relations Manager at Stellar Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Hi danmccullum We are the owners and are very sorry and can't apologize enough for one of our staff getting it so wrong yes you are so right you should have received a $20 voucher for the amount unused. We would like to rectify the...More

Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I very lucky to get to taste a juicy pork dish with crackling from the guys at Stellar with their new menu this afternoon

Thank 327aaron
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Great food and service lovely place if the weather was better we would have sat outside in the private garden bar, inside had a good choice of seating. Would definitely come back

Thank Michele M
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Every year we visit Whanganui with our sport team and come here for a feed the night before we compete. The quality of the food is consistent and has a good atmosphere. Our waitress last night was very friendly and kind and it was unfortunate...More

2  Thank CoachTJ
Reviewed 25 March 2017

From the welcome to the finale......this place was great! Food was beautifully presented, attractive and tasted divine. Service was unobtrusive yet attentive when necessary. An unexpected little find after a long day travelling. Situated on the corner of the main street and the road along...More

2  Thank AnnieValdaAllen
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 4...started with the Mediterranean platter which was great but it all went down hill from there. When we were brought our mains, my friend said to the waitress we didn't have cutlery, and was snapped at. I ordered the Angus...More

1  Thank Jane M
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Karen W
2 April 2016|
Response from Peter E | Property representative |
Hi Karen, my apologies for the lack of response we have just had a frantic couple of months with an ownership change and staff changes etc, it was never my intention to ignore your response as we value customer feedback be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Whanganui
  • Phone Number: +64 6-345 7278
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