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Orewa Surf Club Grill

275 Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa, Auckland 0931, New Zealand
+64 9-426 4828
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“rack of ribs” (2 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
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Bar, International, European, Pub, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
275 Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa, Auckland 0931, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went for a family lunch/ birthday lunch. New decor is great and good to see and more staff around. Only thing that spoiled it was the burger that was ordered was very average and came out 10 minutes after the first lot of mains came....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank stevepZ2614QA
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Great location; even on a colder early evening. Right in front of the majestic Orewa beach. Good service throughout. Everyone enjoyed their meals and drinks-except the vegetarian (the veggie burger was apparently very average). Burgers, steaks, fish, all meals were finished and commented on; how...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Michael P
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

It was a great surprise on Fathers Day when the Family took me through to the Orewa Surf Club for lunch. They had a special on for the day where a profession pit master was on-site preparing a Texas style BBQ. It has been a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank markmiloburns
Reviewed 16 August 2018

The surf club is straight across the road from the motel we were staying at. Although we have shared st the motel several times we have not visited the surf club - more fool us! We went over on a Friday night and they were...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Carole Y
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Average steak for the price. Have had better meals here.Slow service for the meal. The entree came after the main??

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Von B
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Our host @ the Holiday park highly recommended the $15 rib speciality on Thursday night and we weren’t disappointed. The service was also exceptional with the waitress checking several times that everything was alright. After coming from America we both felt their ribs were the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank tonis431
Chris P, Owner at Orewa Surf Club Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Hi Toni So glad to hear you enjoyed your visit with us the other night 😀 Thank you for taking the time to leave such positive feedback I’ll be sure to pass this onto the team here. Kind regards Chris

Reviewed 3 May 2018

Camped at Orewa beach and as it was late went to the nearest eaterie. There had been a community event and the place was absolutely packed downstairs. We ordered prawn starters and ribs each and given a forty minute waiting time. We settled upstairs with...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Christine S
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

An unassuming frontage leads to a bar/bistro with expansive sea views of Orewa beach. Pay at the bar, our fish and chips were top notch. Fresh and crispy, hot and tasty. Attentive waitress. Will return

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Nihonihoohura
Chris P, General Manager at Orewa Surf Club Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Hi Nihonihoohura Thank you for visiting! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit, we look forward to seeing you again soon 😀 Regards Chris

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Recommended to come here from a local at the maritime museum. Would like to thank the team at Orewa Surf Club Bar & Grill, but especially Ezra the chef. The food was exceptional and very reasonably priced. We had scotch fillet which was cooked perfectly,...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Lornamilligan
Chris P, General Manager at Orewa Surf Club Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Hi there Thank you very much for your kind words and great review. Ezra will be very pleased you enjoyed your meals. Thank you for choosing to dine with us this evening and we look forward to seeing you again soon, If not we do...More

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Book a table to avoid disappointment at this family-friendly restaurant. We were lucky to get the last table after arriving around 7pm over Easter. The service was slow (due to how busy they were) but excellent. Great value and really tasty meals, the fish and...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank StephJ230
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$22
Bar, International, European, Pub, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 275 Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa, Auckland 0931, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Orewa
  • Phone Number: +64 9-426 4828
  • E-mail
Orewa’s only true beachfront Bar and Grill located metres from the beach and sea. Have a seat in our spacious downstairs bar area, upstairs in our seaview dining room or outside on our seaside deck. Open 7 days during the summer season and 6 days (Tues-Sun) during winter. Our menu has something for everyone including Burgers, Steaks, Chargrilled Ribs and numerous salads and specials running all year round. Bookings advised Fri & Sat nights walk ins always welcome.
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