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Orca Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$Seafood, European,
2 Wallis Street, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
+64 7-825 6543
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, European, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Wallis Street, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 362 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second holiday visit to Orca and the food quality was again very good. Being able to select your main course "side dish" and then matching your preferred protein is such a sensible and logical option. The location is great by the inlet...More

Thank paulrgnz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for dinner with family. Great choices of food and wine. Everything was beautifully cooked and presented.

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We had a family lunch here. I tried to think of a title but nothing stands out here. Everything just okay. It lacks something I had the spinach salad with chicken. Salad drowned in aioli which spoiled it Friendly enough staff but don’t thinks I’d...More

Thank christine1996
Reviewed 5 September 2018

I wrote a review recently about the Orca and the poor service- it seems they have taken some things on board. It seemed warmer for starters, although we visited on a really cold day. We ordered a salad for my daughter which they happily "veganised",...More

Thank 24julz
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We came here for dinner. The restaurant was very busy and we had not made a booking. The staff were great and made room for us. Service was efficient and friendly. The food was excellent. We had the gnocchi with pine nuts and mushrooms and...More

1  Thank MarkWaters1974
Reviewed 20 August 2018

With a great view over-looking the harbour Orca can be relied on for good food and attentive service.

Thank richard_gemmell
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We ate at Orca for dinner one night while passing through Raglan, the trip advisor reviews spoke for themselves and accurately so. We had EXCELLENT service from our waiter, a lovely Italian man with great advice on combinations for the menu, he was friendly, not...More

Thank Lisa Y
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Nice spot for a restaurant, and quiet so you can hold a conversation. The young lady looking after us was very attentive and very nice. The food was nice, but an odd way of ordering. Not full meals on the menu, you pick this, pick...More

Thank OscarPirate
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

The position of this restaurant is fabulous. Great views over the estuary and to watch the sunset. The Kumara Chunks are worth going for. The aioli really nice with them too. For vegetarians there is definitely something to eat but not exactly a vegetarian meal....More

Thank KushlaR1
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Great food accompanied by great service. Pleasant atmostphere by the harbour. Favourite when visiting Raglan

Thank JulieW4647
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$23
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Wallis Street, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Raglan
  • Phone Number: +64 7-825 6543
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