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No. 8

8 Quayside | Town Basin, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
+64 9-971 8199
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (7 reviews)
“dumplings” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Indian, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
8 Quayside | Town Basin, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is all about fusion upon fusion upon fusion which results in a complete defusion. Food came fast and furious, service the same. That’s not to say the food was bad just the experience was not to our liking.

Thank pbsymonds
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for a word dinner. There was lots of vegeterian options and was yummy. Cool idea about sharing with smaller portions.

Thank 887breeannab
Reviewed 1 week ago

Got taken here for a meal and wow!! The food was full of flavour and gosh the deep fried ice cream was amazing! The atmosphere was relaxed and the staff were so friendly couldn't have asked for a better evening out. Oh and the cocktails...More

Thank SamMoz86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had their lunchtime set menu "quick meal" Wife had something different to myself, but we were both surprised at the quality and added to the view of the City Basin and the excellent service very much enjoyed the meal.

Thank Robinjyates
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend had a group dinner for her birthday. The staff catered for my coeliac partner brilliantly, offering loads of alternatives. The Asian fusion food was delicious and service was outstanding.

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first taste of this restaurant and certainly one we will revisit. We chose the Banquet meal for four sharing and were very glad we did. The food just kept coming and the colours, smells and taste of the vast variety of meats...More

Thank Bernard R
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

The $39 lunch for two is a great option - 3 very tasty Asian fusion dishes. The staff seemed a bit unsure about the ingredients for food intolerances and we didn't have a glass of wine because it was very expensive. Otherwise, recommended, and a...More

Thank Cathcam55
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Living in Sydney we are spoilt for choice with great restaurants. I went to No. 8 with family on a recent visit.The food was great and well presented. We shared six small plates between four then dessert. Would go back again when next town.

Thank Judith C
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Caught up with old friends here recently on a trip back to the Rei - and had a really great evening where the food was definitely the star. Shared plates - we ordered 5 dishes between the four of us - it was just amazing...More

Thank cowgirlNZ
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

A beautiful restaurant I Whangarei with exceptional food and great service. Loved the pork belly and the Pakistani chicken. Sushimi was the best I have ever had and I loved the tofu rolls. Love love love this place.

Thank OtagoBlues
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Quayside | Town Basin, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-971 8199
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Asian fusion restaurant in the Whangarei Town Basin
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