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Marvel Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$Seafood, ,
1 Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-377 8828
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (50 reviews)
“duck sliders” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Grill, New Zealand, Bar, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just had a wonderful meal. Saturday night, no booking, seated staight away even though they were crowded. Excellent service and the seared tuna was amazing. Also try the chargrilled brocolinni. Absolutely will be back.

Thank MHarding25
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming to marvel for 4 years with our golden retriever Sybil. Always eat on the terrace. Today we were refused service. $2000 per year customer lost. Lots of other restos to chose from so we enjoyed the pescado at the other end. Marvel gone...More

Thank Keld K
WendyOwner, Owner at Marvel Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I was deeply saddened by this trip advisor review. We embrace having dogs outside at our restaurant and always cater to them. We are not allowed to have dogs in our main Sea side dining area as it is considered an internal area and against...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were impeccable in their approach and service. We were enthusiastically welcomed and seated promptly.

Thank Dawne F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch meeting... service good.... wine good... but the food... yikes!!! Has a so called rare steak, but it was almost well done. Four others at the table of six also had steak and they all agreed that the quality of the meat and...More

Thank BAMNZ99
WendyOwner, Owner at Marvel Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to reveiw Marvel Grill North Wharf. We were surprised about the comments regarding our steak we take great pride in selecting our cuts of meat of which we purchase from Auckland best meat supplier. We would most definitely not...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Be sure to get the cheese burger and scallops! This place definitely knows what a good cheese burger should be 😍

Thank Will H
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Tragic!! This used to be one of my favorite places to go to and sad to say that it has gone downhill in a big way. Was a must stop venue for every trip, every month (almost) but based on the woeful service from my...More

Thank BlueAnto
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

As a group of friends we decided we would head out on Thursday night and came across Marvel. Unfortunately from start to finish the experience wasn't great. They weren't busy the service was slow and the waiter / waitress were just bluntly rude and didn't...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Had a booking for 9 people, arrived and sat down and waited to be served or offered drinks. But not until after 15mins we asked and the waiter rudely approached us and took our drink order. Throughout the night terrible service, yelling across the table...More

Thank Kahnsara
WendyOwner, Owner at Marvel Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this reveiw. We would be most grateful if you could confirm the date and time you dined with us so that we may address the sitaution with the staff member. If you could please email the restaurant...More

Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Wow! What a fantastic place! Had a great selection of seafood and meat from the menu and it was all amazing. The smoked meat platter from smokehouse was amazing, and paired with a seafood entree we were in food heaven. Our waiter was fantastic, and...More

Thank Bl0ndie007
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We had a dinner reservation, the bar staff told us to wait for the waiter to be seated, the waiter asked us to wait for a minute. 10 minutes later we were still waiting awkwardly and all off the wait staff that had walked past...More

Thank Katarina A
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Justine C
2 January 2017|
Response from Alisdair-Marvel | Property representative |
Yes we do, we are a very wheelchair friendly restaurant. No steps, curbs or obstructions of any sort - apart from busy waiters 😀 We look forward to seeing you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, View
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-377 8828
  • E-mail
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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