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Beachcomber Restaurant

222 Commerce Street | Plaza North, Kaitaia 0410, New Zealand
+64 9-408 2010
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (22 reviews)
“pavlova” (7 reviews)
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Seafood, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
222 Commerce Street | Plaza North, Kaitaia 0410, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 January 2014

We were recommended Beachcomber by our accommodation, and weren't disappointed. I had the Eye Fillet with Seafood, and it was delicious. The steak was cooked perfectly, and the seafood was very fresh. I can't remember what my friends ate; but we were all very happy....More

Thank NZbex83
Reviewed 9 January 2014

Celebrating our son's 21st, we each ordered a different main course, and all were cooked to perfection. The pork I had could not have been better. As usual the service was friendly and attentive. I only wish the dessert menu would be a bit more...More

1  Thank Janneke H
Reviewed 10 December 2013 via mobile

Really good restaurant with delicious, fresh food (saladbar, seafood, meat,...). They can be proud of their frendly staff and the nice atmospher.

Thank psclwrz
Reviewed 23 November 2013

I have been to Kaitaia a number of times and have eaten at most of the food establishments in town. I have to say the Beachcomber is definitely my favorite and one of my fav's in all of New Zealand. The food is always spot...More

Thank Jace C
Reviewed 5 November 2013

Had a wonderful night at the Beachcomber, lovely warm atmosphere and attentive staff. Had the 'fish of the day' which was absolutely delicious ! And a really nice touch being able to chose your own salads. The home made licorice ice-cream is amazing worth the...More

Thank Nellie908
Reviewed 5 November 2013

Unfortunately we are only able to visit the Beachcomber twice a year but wish they would set up nearer to the Bay of Plenty. The attention to detail together with the professionalism of the owners and their team is something we rarely meet in our...More

Thank chris h
Reviewed 31 October 2013

Best place to dine in New Zealand Far North. Excellent service and quality food. The salad bar is the best I've seen anywhere. Nice wine list featuring local wines. Décor really good too.

Thank jeffrowenz
Reviewed 7 October 2013

Enjoyed a lovely meal there - nice serene setting and friendly service - prices were great too :) The selection of salads was really good - I enjoyed the service - lovely gentle staff who made the whole ambience of the place work well

Thank Pam532013
Reviewed 11 September 2013

We have eaten here a few times over the past year. Not impressed with the food vs the price and the last time that we were there for lunch my chicken schnitzel arrived at the table burned and when I tried to say something about...More

2  Thank Melody P
Peter B, Owner at Beachcomber Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2013

Dear Melody, we are so upset that you did not enjoy your lunch with us. The chicken schnitzel is by far our biggest lunchtime seller and we sell thousands of them. They are a very large, succulent piece of chicken and take a full 15-20...More

Reviewed 1 June 2013

I ordered an eye fillet with seafood. The eye fillet itself was cooked medium as requested, but I was a bit disappointed with the seafood on top. The menu had advertised fresh seafood, but it seemed like it might have come from a frozen mix....More

Thank Deborah D
Peter B, Owner at Beachcomber Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2013

Dear Deborah, thank you for visiting with us in May. We would like to reassure you that we use the freshest possible seafood in all our seafood meals and are fortunate to have beautiful scallops, oysters,mussels and fish available from local suppliers. We always use...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Commerce Street | Plaza North, Kaitaia 0410, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Kaitaia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-408 2010
  • E-mail
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