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Gengy's Mongolian Bbq Buffet Restaurant

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301 Heretaunga Street West | Enterance Is on King Street North, Hastings 4122, New Zealand
+64 6-878 8300
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On arrival..Greeted by manager ..polite..good service throughout evening :D Great atmosphere! Only gripe I have is, being a lover of seafood, I was disappointed about selection there. Mussels? Not full Mussels but were thumb nail sized from a sea food mix :o - The crab meat? was Surimi and the shrimp was.....hmmm...Anyway would've been nice to have a little fish... More 

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Thank Leonie D
Hastings, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly and helpfull staff. Food magnificent. Great ambience, if you like asian this is the place to go. you choose what you want to eat and they cook. Pancakes and icecream yum yum. eat as much as you can

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Thank Bernadette M
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first visit for my birthday and I must say we all came out very impressed,a wide selection of choices that pleased all age groups attending so much so that my 10 year old daughter and 85 year old father have decided they want there birthdays there too as they go the extra mile to make you feel special

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Thank howdytromp
Auckland, NZ
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

10 year old grandson chose the restaurant for his 10th birthday outing and we all had an excellent time. Staff put on a special treat for him and the food was all we could of hoped for, fresh, cooked beautifully and all we could eat. Would definitely be back when next visiting family in Hastings.

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Thank Artygolfer
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

The manager welcomed us at the door on arrival and was a fantastic host all night. The staff were great. The restaurant is clean and spacious and had a great feel to it. The meal was absolutely devine. Great value for money.

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Thank martindV1355NQ
Hastings, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Myself and my family dined here and found the food to not only to be affordable with buffet style meal, but everyone's personal tastes was catered for. From selecting fresh meat to be cooked on the large BBQ was different, yet entertaining for all ages. The pancake dessert was yummy and nicely topped off the evening meal too. The chefs... More 

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Thank littlewingsnz
Napier, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

We went for a family meal and arrived just after the restaurant opened. Staff very welcoming and restaurant very clean with lots of fresh food. Staff really helpful in helping to select sauces and oils to cook with ingredients. Great to watch the food being cooked ( -and the musical skills of the spchefs sounding out Happy Birthday to a... More 

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Thank SamBe2017
Hastings, New Zealand
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

This restaurant celebrates birthdays, anniversaries and just about anything.. everyone joins in singing! The owners are fabulous, always extremely welcoming. Good food and because you choose what you want to eat it is great if you have special dietary requirements. Recommend.

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Thank garyfursdon
Hastings, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Visited for a family dinner as we had heard about Genges from friends.It is in May ways typical buffet except you select food prior to cooking and then chefs cook on a huge Circular hot plate. It is amazing how they keep track of each meal as several are being cooked simultaneously. A most enjoyable evening and we are planning... More 

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Thank lujamesm
Hastings, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

great place, great food, super friendly helpfull staff. very big restaraunt so your not sitting on top of everyone. ideal place for a large party to go. just loved the place. im definatly going back again and again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Barbecue, Asian, Mongolian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Heretaunga Street West | Enterance Is on King Street North, Hastings 4122, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +64 6-878 8300

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?