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Zeytin at the Mount Mediterranean Cafe

118 Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
+64 7-574 3040
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (27 reviews)
“kebabs” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
118 Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

There was a lovely relaxed atmosphere with lots of character. The meze was really delicious. Pizza pretty good too. We came here when passing, a very good find.

Thank Liza F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely ambience in the restaurant! Unfortunate portion size though my eskender was tasty I felt ripped off with the size of my meal at the excessive cost for the chicken, rice and salad... haven't been back to zeytins for several years after a terrible experience...More

Thank ArawaLodge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was by far the worst dining experience I have ever had and I dine out a lot. Should have known it would not have been great when the waitress spent more time on checking herself out in the mirror than what we were saying....More

Thank Carla S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I will start with the positives, Awesome food, Good large portions, great menu, an amazingly positive waitress (Who was leaving), understanding management, good location. Negatives: Asked to change order as they had run out of chicken, whoops no Lamb utter confusion, then stuffed up the...More

Thank KiwiPaulNewPlymouth
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We came here to celebrate my mothers birthday. From the moment we walked in we were greeted with a warm and friendly smile. The service from Lucia was the best ive had in a long time. Easy going, easy to have a laugh with and...More

Thank Greer M
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This restaurant has character and a warm feel. The staff were friendly and helpful. But my main observation was that the meals are huge. My steak was massive no although I didn't eat it all it was cooked perfectly. My husbands meal was equally as...More

Thank Orkboss
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant in the Mount, location is perfect for people watching while you indulge in some seriously good food and coffee too. Great friendly staff and an interesting selection on the menu provides for a simple solution to any meal time, any time of the...More

Thank Kathrin C
Reviewed 24 April 2017

A very nice restaurant serving good Mediterranean food Great menu!! lots to choose from!! something for everyone tasty food l good beer and wine list very good service!!

Thank Brycee10
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Located in the main street of the Mount - platters /breads for starters and the pizzas are large portions. recommend the chicken and lamb pizzas. need to book as busy in weekends

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We found that we could not eat what was put in front of us because it was so large, then the penny dropped. This restaurant specialises in shared plates and we had gloriously overordered. The food was really good, the wine was a reasonable price,...More

Thank John M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga  >  Mount Maunganui
  • Phone Number: +64 7-574 3040
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