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Waterfront Cafe & Bar

) #2 of 9 Restaurants in Mangonui $$ - $$$ , Cafe,
Waterfront Drive | Far North, Mangonui, New Zealand
+64 9-406 0850
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (54 reviews)
“scallops” (27 reviews)
“lamb” (18 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, New Zealand, Pizza, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Waterfront Drive | Far North, Mangonui, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 274 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for lunch today 13th June - service incredibly unprofessional - ordered a pizza and a scallop meal which took more that 25 minutes to arrive, considering we were the only customers there it seemed rather a long time - the staff took our drink...More

Thank esthermilbank
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in for lunch and had a lovely meal. I had Pizza which was just lovely. Dennis had Pork Belly which he enjoyed very much

Thank Sananneb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Waterfront food is invariably EXCELLENT, fresh and creatively made. We dine here as often as possible during our holidays in Mangonui, usually at least once a day! Great coffee, lovely view, and friendly staff. Yummy baking daily. Fresh local ingredients. We've had interesting conversations with...More

Thank WIldCarrot2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch at the Waterfront Cafe on our return from Cape Reinga, and as Vegans they were able to prepare a lovely lunch with very friendly service in this street front, waters edge Cafe. We would definitely return to this lovely little cafe.

Thank Rodney M
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We are locals and have eaten here a few times. Its ok. Tonight we called in to have a quick pizza and decided to share a crême brulée for dessert. It was very cold and solid. The sugar crust was raw sugar. We went to...More

1  Thank Allison A
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Cannot wait to return. Have the best ever steak with freshly steamed veggies. Loved my meal here. The pizza's are disgusting though

Thank LeeAnnvh
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We enjoyed multiple meals here during our New Zealand stay. Without exception, every dish was prepared to perfection and presented beautifully. The view was beautiful and we enjoyed breakfast, lunch and dinner here in an unhurried atmosphere. We hated to leave!

Thank Deannamand
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Staff are really friendly and the food is delicious. Recommend you visit for breakfast lunch or dinner. You won't be disappointed.

Thank cribyn2017
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Had 3 dishes to share, 2 entrees -Caesar Salad, Calamari and then a small lamb pizza. All were absolutely superb especially the lamb pizza. Great service - we'll be back

Thank Russell L
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Decent service, quick, efficient and friendly, without being familiar. I chose the Greek Salad, and very good it was, lots of olives, feta cheese, mixed leaves, tomatoes, cucumber etc, whilst the good lady had the Squid something or other, which got the thumbs up. Nice...More

Thank Nigel R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 21:00
Monday
08:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 21:00
Thursday
08:30 - 21:00
Friday
08:30 - 21:00
Saturday
08:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterfront Drive | Far North, Mangonui, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Mangonui
  • Phone Number: +64 9-406 0850
  • E-mail
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