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Schnappa Rock

Tutukaka Marina, Tutukaka 0173, New Zealand
+64 9-434 3774
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“mussels” (41 reviews)
“creme brulee” (12 reviews)
“pork belly” (19 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tutukaka Marina, Tutukaka 0173, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had such a beautiful meal here. I highly recommend this place. The atomosphere, service & food are second to none. We had the fish of the day & beef shin papedella pasta and we can’t fault them. Simply deliscious! We will definitely be back

Thank Anths13
Reviewed 1 week ago

We celebrated a friends birthday last weekend at Schnappa Rock and it was very good. We have kokoda (snapper) which was really delicious and the Fish of the day was also snapper and was a large portion and excellent. Highly recommend.

Thank MarilynMair
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Schnappa Rock is our favorite choice for dinner and or breakfast when we are visiting the Tutukaka Coast. The food is consistently good and the service pleasant and friendly. The seafood of the day is always good.

Thank NZ-john2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We called in for dinner on A chilly evening. We had to wait as the restaurant was busy but it was worth the wait! We were promised a warm spot and got one. We both had the fish of the day. An excellent fresh kingfish...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were delighted with the sirloin steak and the chicken breast, the polenta was the best ever. Fantastic service, the best place to go to in this area.

Thank misfortune2014
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Friendly staff. Good atmosphere. Not expensive. The bar menu was enough. I had to ask them to take away my meal as I just kept eating after I was full. Good beer and some colorful locals.

Thank spoons110
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Very tasty well presented meal. Good value, nice ambiance. The waiting staff were really friendly and helpful

Thank Bert V
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Beautifully presented and delicious food. Fish of the day was line caught snapper. Couldn't ask for fresher. The pumpkin puree which the fish rested on as well as the other cooked to perfection vegetables, was amazing. Not a cheap meal but every mouth full was...More

Thank nz0064
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Not cheap, but the chef could work anywhere in the world! We had twice cooked pork belly and Kapalua and wonderfully done vegetables.

Thank BrisbaneJim
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely casual cafe/restaurant near the marina. Reasonably priced lunch ($17-$24) with a wide choice of beers, and truly a luscious desserts. If you go on a Sunday there’s live music - just a tinkly guitar in the background. Great place to hand...More

Thank Josie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Bar, Seafood, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tutukaka Marina, Tutukaka 0173, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Tutukaka
  • Phone Number: +64 9-434 3774
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On the Marina in Tutukaka, gateway to the Poor Knights Marine Reserve. Schnappa Rock offer a unique dining experience in lovely setting. Open 7 Days from 8am
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