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“Dinner by the fire”

The Thirsty Whale Restaurant and Bar
Ranked #12 of 229 Restaurants in Napier
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: European, Seafood, Wine Bar
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
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Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

A lovey spot to enjoy a drink or meal. Staff very helpful. Comprehensve menu. We enjoyed a beer and eal by the fire and would definitely return.

Thank Jocelyn J
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Ian C, Public Relations Manager at The Thirsty Whale Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

A table by the fire is great on cool nights Jocelyn and thanks for the great review

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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

From the moment we stepped into this restaurant/bar we were greeted & looked after. Sheree is amazing! What a great host. Sheree went over & above to make our experience amazing. Thanks Depak for the delicious oysters & seafood signature dish. Highly recommend & plan to revisit tomorrow night. 1st class.

Thank ThelmaJW
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Ian C, Public Relations Manager at The Thirsty Whale Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Our seafood signature dish is very popular ThelmaJW many thanks for the great review

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

We enjoyed lunch here on Saturday - service was prompt and staff were friendly. We ordered the crumbed fish and chips - fresh and delicious with a generous serving of fries and salad. We will definitely be back and would be happy to recommend to others.

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Thank njp67
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Ian C, Public Relations Manager at The Thirsty Whale Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Glad you enjoyed your fish and chips njp67 the fish arives in the kitchen daily that's why it's always fresh and yes hope to see you back soon.

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

The food was fresh, flavorsome & the menu had a large variety of options. The staff were attentive & service was efficient even on a very busy night. There was so much to look at with all the nautical themed displays & the beautifully crafted bar.
Thank you so much Brit & co, we really enjoyed our night & will be back!

Thank 23shellyt2018
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Ian C, Public Relations Manager at The Thirsty Whale Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

We are delighted you enjoyed your night out at the Thirsty 23shellyt2018 and we hope to see you back soon

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Fantastic service and very tasty meals had by all. Could not fault the experience, would go back again. Large meals cooked to perfection.

Thank Megan R
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Ian C, Public Relations Manager at The Thirsty Whale Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Thanks for the great review Megan glad you all enjoyed your visit

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