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Live Fish Restaurant

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39/47 Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, New Zealand
+64 9-373 8872
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

The Service was very good & the food delicious. Ambiance good & will differnately go back. A very good location with plenty going on around the area.

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1 Thank BJR2013129
Auckland, New Zealand
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60 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

This place does not do justice for being in a premium location of Wynyard quarters. We went for yum cha but quickly learnt that it is a tapas type menu. There is service at the front door, minimal staff operating at their own pace during lunch time and the food is average. You have to get up and ask for... More 

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1 Thank RegNZ
Portland, Oregon
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189 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

It is an Asian restaurant on the water, but had a strange ambiance and very expensive prices. We decided to try the abalone as we had never had that before. It was OK. We didn't really have help with the menu and it was confusing. I guess we should have known when there weren't a lot of people in the... More 

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Thank katwave
Zurich, Switzerland
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Went there for a late lunch. Not many people around but service personnel was unattendant and not friendly. It took a long time so we just ordered a soup which was tasteless. Menu card looked overprized. Live fish means living crabs and other seafood squeezed into small places. There are nicer places in this area to visit and spemd money... More 

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Thank Cathy_travel2013
Auckland, New Zealand
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33 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

Very nice real live sea food restaurant in good location. The restaurant is good family especially for weekend because there is a very good play ground for kids next to it. Usually I bring my kids there after lunch. You may think it is expensive but actually not regarding its quality. If you see the price for non-sea food, it... More 

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Thank Jay K
Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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85 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed our lunch here. Beautiful prawns and great friendly waiter. Also happy hour was a bonus between 3-6 . If your in the area check it out.

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Thank Kainen M
Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2015

I experienced horrible restau in my life, Its not worth your money. Such ordinary food and awfull food very ordinary very pricey.

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Thank debbieJ7793FE
Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2015

Waste of money and food, like takeaways only! I will not go back there ever.... :( short staff and they dont care at all. poor service !!!!

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2 Thank juday2015
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2015

The worst lunch experience in a long time. Didnt want to know about customers (apart from thoise sitting inddors whom they couldnt ignore. Not sure why we stayed but whilst there we saw at least 6 groups walk away because they didnt get served. Food, when it arrived, was very average. Give a wide berth!

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Thank Alex B
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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166 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2014

While the food was ok found the menu a bit confusing we went there cause I really felt like fish but only option with that was live pick and that was very expensive, so had something else

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Thank Jeanette R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Asian, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39/47 Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region
  • Phone Number: +64 9-373 8872

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?