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The Fireplace

$$ - $$$, European,
64 Main Road, Kumeu, Auckland 0810, New Zealand
+64 9-412 6447
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good42%
  • Average29%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
1 Apr 2018
“VERY long wait for food”
21 Jan 2018
“A great local”
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Bar, European, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
64 Main Road, Kumeu, Auckland 0810, New Zealand
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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

We have been here a number of times and have noticed that each time, there is a long wait for food. This last visit however was ridiculous. We had an approximate 40 minute wait on food when there were only two tables in the restaurant...More

Thank kiwitraveler92
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Ordered the 200g rib eye, $36 dollar steak, and was expecting more than a than an infant's portion, but alas this was not so. For a steak of that value, I was at least hoping to be semi-full by the end of the meal, however,...More

Thank Bridget C
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Always consistent we go here frequently. Steaks are usually perfect. Staff are friendly and the service is fast.

Thank Cheryl P
Reviewed December 27, 2017

The food here was enjoyable although probably high priced for wjhat it was. Decor is pleasant worth trying. and lunch specials appear to be good value. Basically an average place

Thank CliveP-T
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Basic good value for money "Grill" type restaurant, right on S H 16 with plenty of parking. We went on Thursday specifically for that evening's Special - Rack of Ribs" which really was special !. The venue is quite unpretentious and typical of its type....More

Thank Lincoln J
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Were not sure what to expect as we have just moved into the area but must say we were impressed! Thoroughly recommend for steak meal - eye fillet was awesome. Cooked to request - good portion size - delicious. We will certainly be back -...More

Thank Tintin4
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Dined here for lunch with a large family group and was very happy with the service and food. Menu has plenty of options for young and old. Service was quick and staff were polite. Prices were very reasonable. Lives up to its name for a...More

Thank taniamaciver
Reviewed July 6, 2017

Usually we love the fireplace, it's warm and never too busy. My partner and I were celebrating so picked this place as it's local. I called to book a table by the fire but was told it was already reserved, no one sat there the...More

3  Thank WinesieTime
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

Had an hour to wait so visited the Fireplace for early lunch and to warm up! Good menu choices ! Sat next to the fire and chose seafood chowder to warm me up ! Was delish ! Full of seafood with 2 pieces of ciabatta........More

1  Thank Julie H
Reviewed May 22, 2017

We went to the restaurant to celebrate Valentines dinner but were not impressed. It took 10 min and 2 reminders before one of the girls came to take the order. Food arrived late and the quality and quantity was not up to the mark. Overall...More

Thank Biswadeep G
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Sarah L
February 20, 2018|
Response from Tintin4 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have a huge variety of gf items but you can view their menus online via their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, European, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Main Road, Kumeu, Auckland 0810, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Kumeu
  • Phone Number: +64 9-412 6447
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