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Coromandel Mussell Kitchen

#25 309 Road | Corner SH25 and 309 Road, Coromandel 3581, New Zealand
+64 7-866 7245
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“mussel pot” (52 reviews)
“fritters” (13 reviews)
“mixed platter” (6 reviews)
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Seafood, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
#25 309 Road | Corner SH25 and 309 Road, Coromandel 3581, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

A great selection for people who love mussels and a small selection for others who don't - I must admit that I (as a non mussels lover) struggled to find something, but what I did choose was nice enough.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Riley89
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped in here for lunch and were delighted that we did! We had the mussel pot with Thai green curry sauce which was excellent and the half mussels which had four different toppings. They were very tasty too. Really can't recommend this place highly...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank lou_is_a_star
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

If you want to chow down on some delicious local Mussels, this is the place! Situated on SH 25 right at the foot of the 309 Road, the Mussel Kitchen offers delicious mussel pots and other delectable delights including its own beer label. The indoor...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank CoroJen
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Wow. Best mussels I have eaten. Fabulous flavours. Beautiful surroundings. Friendly staff. Can't get enough of the mussels.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank azamlatiff91
Reviewed 4 April 2018

A great spot to stop for a break and something to eat and drink. The mussels are of course the signature dish cooked in all sorts of ways. There are also other choices, for those who are not keen on mussels. The setting is lovely,...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank shazzzalongley
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We took our relatives from Australia, we stopped by at Mussel Kitchen. We ordered a white wine and Thai green mussel pot, together with 2 mixed platter of grilled mussels. We ordered 2 fish and chips as well. The mussel pots were absolutely delicious, full...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Jabawaba
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

The best mussels in the world hands down. The manager was very informative about the business not just the kitchen but growing and harvesting the mussels

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 202sharonm
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We stopped here for lunch and had a pot of mussels in white wine sauce. The mussels were huge and so very tasty, coming with a nice small loaf to soak up the sauce. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank OlddogHK
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Yummy food, nice expansive outdoor area. Busy popular cafe, definitely worth the wait for our meals. YUM!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Valda M
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Delicious food and so well presented. Shame we got there 45 minutes before closing as could have stayed longer! Loved your beer

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank SarahA7280
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Vivian L
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Response from Russell C | Reviewed this property |
Yes until September unsure why visit there web site to find out more
Vivian L
10 June 2017|
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Response from danceswithroseoz | Reviewed this property |
yes I do seem to remember someone mentioning that it closes for a time in winter. Not sure from when to when, sorry! Perhaps they've left a sign in their window? ??
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: #25 309 Road | Corner SH25 and 309 Road, Coromandel 3581, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Coromandel
  • Phone Number: +64 7-866 7245
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Come and enjoy some delicious, fresh greenlipped mussels served up in a beautiful outdoor country setting and wash it down with our very own craft beer brewed on site.
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