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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%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (28 reviews)
“gelato” (10 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
222 Commerce Street | Plaza North, Kaitaia 0410, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Meal was cooked nicely, was busy but plenty of room to be seated. Great service from the waitresses.

Thank angieus
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent food served by smiling competent young ladies. Everything was absolutely perfect. Beautiful food made from top quality ingredients. A very good surprise in such a very small town. I had duck cooked exactly as it should, steamed all dente vegetable and a perfect polenta....More

Thank almiragil
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

This food served great food with many of the meals coming with a free salad bar. Very good steak and fish/seafood. Friendly staff and free WiFi. Definitely worth a visit if in town.

Thank IanD9
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

After a long day visiting the cape, having the largest ice cream in the world I wasn't sure I was ready for an evening meal. Didn't check Trip Advisor before choosing Beachcomber. It was the only restaurant in our rather ancient Lonely Planet. We are...More

Thank Hamish_MacGlen
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We are visitors to Kaitaia. Locals recommended Beachcomber. We had one.of.the.best.meals.ever! Three of us had the eye fillet steak, and one had the grilled fish of the day. It was all superb. Cooked perfectly and combined with excellent accompaniments. Each main included a trip to...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Thsi is the number 1 rated restaurant in Kaitaia but I was disappointed. The salad was fresh anad adequate. I had the selection of fish but was surprised thsat it was all deep fried and it had losta lot of its flavour. My wife was...More

Thank Zappafan5797
DFasnacht, Owner at Beachcomber Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thank you for your visit and for taking the time to review our restaurant. We are very sorry the seafood platter (pan fried fish, tiger prawns, calamari and crumbed scallops, battered mussels) was not to your liking. We are happy though that you enjoyed our...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017

Very pleasant restaurant, large salad buffet and nice dishes. very friendly staff, and excellent service. Good value for money.

Thank Tore A
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Reliably good for lunch or evening meals. Nice atmosphere. Easy parking right outside. good range of wine and beer. Have visited many times

Thank MaryT908
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I look forward to eating my way through the entire menu of this place. Their scallops were impeccable and the ostrich delicious. Their wine menu is local to the Northlands and very well curated. Kind and knowledgeable staff can guide you on appropriate pairings. And...More

Thank BurtBerserk
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic service from a wonderful staff member who was friendly and courteous and made us feel really welcome. The meals were so tasty - the steak excellent, juicy and tender and my partner's salmon was smoked and melt in the mouth. A Kaitaia treasure!

Thank RachelleHod
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$28
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, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, 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
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