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Situated at the heart of Orewa Beach, We have a great variety of Food & Beverages, all cooked in our own unique style we specialize in fresh seafood and steak. Bring the family along and enjoy our hospitality.
PRICE RANGE
US$7 - US$35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, European, New Zealand
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our meal , would highly recommend! We both had the steak meals served with chips and salads, very nicely cooked steak and salad is lovely and fresh and plentiful! The restaurant was full which is so great to see on a Monday evening ,...staff and management were super friendly and very helpful ! Thanks ship and anchor for yet another delicious meal !More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, service and food was excellent- serving size, taste, speed of service. Good meals for kids. Really relaxed. Perfect for families.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 31 May 2021

Great food and loved the ambience ,so attractive. staff is so friendly. will loved to visit again soon

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 25 April 2021

Our forth visit and second review. I am greeted with a kind smile and was seated promptly even though almost every table was reserved. Water was served and with a little wave, I had ordered my appitiser. Beer fried chips with home made aoli. They...arrived in a white bowl filled to the brim of wonderfully cooked, crunchy fries. With another wave, our drinks, mains and dessert were ordered. There was a little imbalance between the sauce and fries. The aoli only lasted for a third of the fries. The rest was brown bagged for home. Only a short wait and our mains arrived. The carribean pizza, with a great balance of veg, cheese, nuts and various seafood types. Absolutely delicious. Topped with sweet chilli sauce, slices beautifully. Just a little lopped sided with a few slices with only a piece of seafood at its tip. Lastly I had the lemon & lime cheesecake unfortunately the lemon and lime was missing but the cheesecake was delicious anyway. This shows how good their chief is. We were confused why my knife and fork from my main never got taken off our table when cleared for dessert. And we asked for the leftover from both main meals to be packed to take home and only one came back. So overall it was a satisfying three course meal with only a few tweaks to be made to make it closer to perfect.More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Ship & Anchor, General Manager at Ship & Anchor, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2021

Hi Thank you very much for putting up a detailed review. I am glad that you enjoyed the overall stay with minor tweaks here & there. I know it was a busy night as of long weekend and we try to do our best we...More

Reviewed 22 April 2021

Delicious meal, we both had sirloin steak and veg with a nice cold steinlarger pure. Will definitely be back 😊

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 18 April 2021

A good choice on the menu, with great food and friendly staff. Will be back next time we are in Orewa. Ken & Sue Masterton

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 8 April 2021 via mobile

Great, yet again. I can’t get over how the stuffed mushrooms are fresh ... not frozen fried balls. The person I ate with goes to eat here at least once a week.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 4 April 2021

The meals were excellent will certainly be back. The staff, our waitress and restaurant manager Gee were fabulous. Can’t fault our night was awesome. Well done team

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 14 March 2021

I am a fairly regular visitor. The food is really good and the staff are always friendly and provide great service.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 11 March 2021

Generally quiet on a Thursday night, which suits my mates and I. Regulars now for a while, and slowly working my way through the menu. Food is good. Sidney offers some attitude and banter.

Date of visit: March 2021
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PatriciaB7690
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Sounds like this is too hard a question to answer so I will look somewhere else
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Neil D
26 May 2016|
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Response from NeerajChugh26 | Property representative |
Hi, Unfortunately we are not a BYO restaurant.
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3 July 2015|
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Response from NeerajChugh26 | Property representative |
hi , sorry we don't do any live entertainment on a regular basis and our dress code is casual, Thank you
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Yes, Ship & Anchor offers takeaway services.

Yes, Ship & Anchor offers delivery services.

Ship & Anchor is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4