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“Two good meals in a row ”
Review of Portside

Portside
Ranked #8 of 68 Restaurants in Oamaru
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: International
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We dined 2 nights apart this week and I can confirm this restaurant is extremely good with friendly efficient serving staff and yummy and delicious food.
The meals are a good size portion for price and quality. The fresh blue cod was great with choice of battered or panko crumbed and a nice bruschetta with eggplant and feta.
Plus a really great venue with the sea views and unique position next to the blue penguin colony

Thank Susan H
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Went for meal during the week, still was half full, speaks of the popularity of the place. Built over the harbour and superb food, what more could you ask for

Thank William M
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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is in a wonderful location, with great sea views and a sophisticated interior design. I found the service professional and quick. The servings were large, but overall, I found the (lasagne) bland and overpriced. I have heard the seafood platter is very good though. The kids menu didn't really delight either I'm afraid. I would like to come back in the Summer months and try a different menu.

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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Pricing is average for evening meals nationally. About the $35 - $40 mark. Reasonable and friendly service. Clean and tidy. Very busy, and large open space, so a tad noisy. Well worth a visit and thoroughly enjoyed the meal. Would have liked to have stayed a bit longer but clean up was about 10.30.

Thank GinagAuckland
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Had the great pleasure of visiting Portside on the waterfron in Oamaru for lunch one Saturday.
Sat out on the terrace and watched the ocean and wildlife.
Had a terrible time choosing what to eat as each dish sounded scrumptious.
Decided on pork belly and a couple of sides. DELICIOUS. Melt in the mouth food with great salad on side.
Will definitely be my restaurant of choice whenever visiting Oamaru

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Thank bigSkyOmarama
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