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The Quay

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31 Quayside | Whangarei's Waterfront, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
+64 9-430 2628
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (31 reviews)
“gnocchi” (15 reviews)
“pizza” (41 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, International, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
31 Quayside | Whangarei's Waterfront, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had a group of overseas visitors with us and we did a day trip from Manguwhai to Whangarei for lunch. Came across this lovely spot with a great selection on the menu. Well priced, friendly staff and delicious food.

Thank Carlene H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked in advance, seated immediately, but took a while to get our orders in. The place was very busy though, and quite noisy inside. We were glad to be out on the deck, if slightly cool that evening. We occupied ourselves selecting a couple of...More

Thank HKG2301
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this lovely restaurant today while walking around Whangerei. It is in a great location and the staff are very friendly and professional. We ordered the plain pizza (focaccia) which was actually a whole pizza and packed up for us to bring home for...More

Thank flickymicky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very busy restaurant just a boardwalk to a beautiful marina. Lovely setting. We had an outdoor table overlooking the marina. Service absolutely 'spot-on'. The serving staff were virtually 'running', however were very attentive with discussing the menu, bringing water, table setting, ensuring...More

Thank NewZealandCarver
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful meal with friends here last week. This is a semi fine dinning experience, not cheap or tasteless. The service, food and experience was wonderful; the outside seating overlooking the water was ideal, and not too cold. The food was well prepared, cooked...More

Thank ScampinIzzy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OMG!!! We had a fantastic dinner at this lovely restaurant that has an ideal location on the waterfront. The place was buzzing with guests and every one of the wait staff were extremely polite, courteous and had a smile on their faces. I guess both...More

Thank arby235
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Disappointed weren’t told there was a kids menu. Had an expensive burger and was disappointed they didn’t even make the meat patties onsite. Just supermarket ones. Tasteless.

Thank milkgvy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Quay is a beautiful restaurant with a large verandah overlooking the stunning marina. We arrived early and then the place just filled up. Many tables had been reserved before we arrived. The staff told us that this was a slow night, but it was...More

Thank 1BlossomCottage
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a delicious meal here. Staff were attentive and friendly. Sitting outdoors and watching the boats added to the ambience. Really a great place to dine.

Thank FlyingkiwiOamaru
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Called in for breakfast. I'm not sure how to review this because I really want to give it 5 stars but there were a few little things that kept niggling at me so 3 stars is the best I could do. I felt the breakfast...More

Thank Warren B
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Teresa I
10 July 2017|
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Response from MDove359 | Reviewed this property |
Wot a Shame I have had some wonderful Meals at The Quay,Lucnches and Dinner.I am disappointed that a Booking We had for Dinner had been Bumped by another Group.I strongly recommend Quay Management Change how you are handling... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Quayside | Whangarei's Waterfront, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-430 2628
  • E-mail
Restaurant and bar New Zealand Cuisine smart casual dining on the waterfront craft beers and international wines
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