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Totara Restaurant - CLOSED

249 Sh 17 | Albany Village, Auckland 0630, New Zealand
+64 9-415 6286
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  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Sep 2013
“Punching below expectation”
29 Jun 2013
“Delicious Dinner and Excellent Service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
International, European, New Zealand
249 Sh 17 | Albany Village, Auckland 0630, New Zealand
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Reviewed 21 September 2013

We have had several really good meals at this lovely little restaurant, however tonight were disappointed by our meals and service. We had the paella which we have had before and loved. Tonight it tasted reheated .. The fish was overlooked and the rice soft...More

Reviewed 30 June 2013

Visited Totara for the first time in several years yesterday. The last time we recommended a restaurant to our guests, it was a huge disappointment, so did quite a bit of research before deciding on Totara. Slightly concerned about the change of ownership since our...More

Thank MichelleF325
Reviewed 13 June 2013 via mobile

Totara was recommended to me by many locals as it had won awards for years constantly. I celebrated my birthday there with friends and the food was mostly superb. The service is fast. The ambiance is intimate and the food is reasonably priced. Including a...More

1  Thank crocteaser
Reviewed 28 April 2013

It was our daughter's graduation ceremony and we were looking for some place very special to take her afterwards. We have never been to Totara before, but we have heard about them from several people, so we decided to visit them. We arrived just after...More

Thank schalk1
Reviewed 29 March 2013

I've been here many times before but our last visit disappointed. I know the owners have changed - and we've been since that change - but this time it just wasn't up to scratch. The food was OK - out of the 4 dishes we...More

Thank Marion D
Reviewed 13 June 2012

We hadn't dined here since the change of ownership some time ago, but on realising that the excellent chef (and part-owner, Peter Jackson) had not changed we ventured out one cold winter's night. Our meal was superb (the confit of duck highly recommended), it was...More

2  Thank jandm63
Reviewed 10 April 2012

Totara has been around for many years and despite a change of ownership, it is still very good indeed. It is situated in a charming old building with car parking behind and nearby. As there is carpet on the floor it is quieter than many...More

Thank Maturity
Reviewed 17 March 2012

Wonderful restaurant, the food is exceptional and the service great. And reasonably priced for such a high quality establishment.

2  Thank JHTauckland
Reviewed 4 June 2010

I was taken here for my birthday by my partner and wow, what a treat. The restaurant is owned by 2 lovely older guys, they have a joke around, have fun, but still are very very professional. It's located in the old Albany village area...More

1  Thank Crazornz
Reviewed 15 March 2010

The food is good, but it is very expensive and the servings are small.

Thank iiiiiiAuckland
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Restaurant Details

International, European, New Zealand
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 249 Sh 17 | Albany Village, Auckland 0630, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  North Shore
  • Phone Number: +64 9-415 6286
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