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Waterfront Bar

) #1 of 10 Restaurants in Raumati Beach $$ - $$$ , , Seafood
3 Garden Road, Raumati Beach, New Zealand
+64 4-902 6363
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“venison” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
New Zealand, Bar, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3 Garden Road, Raumati Beach, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went for dinner here on Sunday. 2 people at the table ordered the chefs special which was a crayfish and prawn sandwich which cost $35. The special consisted of a crayfish and prawn mayonnaise spread between 2 pieces of white tip top bread and...More

Thank Stephen E
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Much more lively than gadsbys Beer on tap to more economic Chips and curry sauce OMG legendary Perfect place for Friday drinkers Staff were good sorts

Thank McTravel73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow - lovely clever seafood and beef with Craggy Range wines. Delicious Samoan raw fish with a flinty rose. Outstanding and huge tuatuas in buttery, windy garlicky sauce with a sav blanc - yummy. The lamb belly - crispy and v tasty was with a...More

Thank fwc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we took some visitors from the uk for a drink in the late afternoon and it was such a nice experience, there is no better place to watch the sun slowly descend

Thank Rosemariie F
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We went as a large group for dinner. The menu looks good with lots of variety but I for one was disappointed at the size of my main. It came with no veges, just the meat. This was not clearly explained so I left hungry....More

Thank Ah62
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Celebration lunch for a 70th birthday. We got led to a small waiting area to await the arrival of the birthday boy which was a nice touch. Our group ranged in age from 3 to 82 and there was something for everyone on the menu....More

Thank KiwiKerry53
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Food was lovely, but small portions! Ambiance and views lovely. Staff very attentive and genuinely please to serve you. A lovely place to visit

Thank UsTwoin2016
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We went here for coffee and cake but did wish we could do a dinner there. Unfortunately we did not have time. Service and great as was the atmosphere. Lovely staff and the garden was superb. We saw the chef picking the veges out of...More

Thank steadieNZ
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Went as part of a group of 11 (including 4 aged under 3) for lunch today. The bar and restaurant area is nice and airy, with stunning views of the beach. The service by all staff was fantastic. They were very friendly, informative and were...More

1  Thank 91zero
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Good selection of wine, beer and drinks available. Really good variety and options for entrees and mains, we're able to have entrees as mains. Reasonably priced and great ambience. Seafood chowder was great and desert menu is good.

Thank MartinvanRooy
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Anne-Marie L
23 May 2016|
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Response from barb1958859 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there yes bookings for large groups need to done, and would still recommend for large groups or couples
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$65
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Garden Road, Raumati Beach, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Kapiti Coast  >  Raumati Beach
  • Phone Number: +64 4-902 6363
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Welcome one and all to the Water Front Bar Raumati. Beach front dinning and drinking at its best.Eat. Drink. Beach
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