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Marvel Bar & Grill

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Seafood, Grill, New Zealand, Bar, European, Gluten Free Options
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1 Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-377 8828
10:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Auckland, New Zealand
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Work dinner for 20 people on a Friday at 7pm. Two table layout not well thought out so we reset it ourselves, they didn't mind but they should probably note for future set up. Drinks were very slow coming, the wait was terrible (20min). Bar appeared to cater more to outside drinking patrons than inside diners. Bar ran out of... More 

Thank MaxxSC
Healesville, Victoria, Australia
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90 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped here filling in time after a lunch close by. The best decision!! What a great spot! I wish I lived in Auckland to come here more often 😊 We came for a drink (wine) mostly but felt we should order food too. It was 3pm, we sat down and promptly someone came over to us with me yes... More 

Thank Sally P
Dover, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just popped out the office for a quick lunch and just around the corner is the Marvel Bar! After a couple of glasses of Babich Albarino the lunch started to get a little longer, sun was shinning, so what! we went for the special which was John Dory and we were not disappointed. Great food in a waterfront setting.

Thank D J
Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went there for dinner tonight and as i am traveling alone, I'm use to people forgetting about me, but this place made me feel special.. even tho they were really busy. I had the lamb and mac cheese on the side, what a dish and really like home comfort food. For pudding I had the chocolate pudding with the... More 

Thank matt w
Chicago, Illinois
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here on a whim. Just to have a light bite and a couple of drinks. Large wine menu - many by the glass. Food was good, and picked a good NZ wine. Nice early afternoon stop. Friendly service. If in the area, good place to stop.

Thank Paul M
Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Anyone who visits this place beware. Make sure you have google on your phone as the waiters here will suggest you use it to know ingredients on the menu. Went there for dinner with family. Partner wanted to order a seafood dish. The waiter asked what sauce we want as there are two choices. We asked what one of them... More 

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San Francisco, California
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here on a beautiful Spring afternoon to have a beer and something to eat. Even though the Viaduct was crowded with people out enjoying the weather we were able to be seated at a two-top on the edge of the pedestrian walkway. Great people watching right on the waterfront. We had a couple of Galicia's and fish and chips... More 

Thank kdu-917
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was just delicious. I had the squid with chorizo it was just so very tasty. The staff were very friendly and polite. Highly recommended this restaurant.

Thank Perry S
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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192 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dined here on a spur of the moment decision on our first night in NZ, based upon Tripadviser ratings, and certainly were not disappointed. Very good food, sensibly priced, and completed by great drinks lists incl many NZ wines sold by the glass. Service was good too - very attentive without being overbearing. Will certainly return when we are next... More 

Thank GOMS2013
Hamburg, Germany
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97 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner here for two. Came in early; restaurant was packed on a weekday after 7pm. Fronting the industrial pier, you can watch people and boats - forever. The quarter is rapidly changing into a hip living area, with lots of restaurants popping up and followed by large hotels (Sofitel already here, Park Hyatt under construction). Had half dozen oysters... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$32
Seafood, Grill, New Zealand, Bar, European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-377 8828
The vision of Marvel Grill is to provide the best New Zealand products, give attentive and knowledgeable service and to provide the best waterfront location for our customers.

We strive to locate and discover the story of all our produce providing only the best purveyors and traceable responsible products.

Our spotlight is on the animals from the land and sea and where it has been derived from. We showcase the farmers and fishermen that have passion and devotion to their animals as well as fine products offered around the country.

We have one of the best waterfront locations to enjoy the freshest seafood coming straight off the boats right in front of the restaurant.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?