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MINT Restaurant

$$$$European, ,
189 Marine Parade, Napier 4110, New Zealand
+64 6-835 4050
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
189 Marine Parade, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was hoping for more based on the reviews but, unfortunately, we must have hit a bad night. Service wasn't great although the servers did their best - I think they were inexperienced with little training. After a very quick first course serving, the main...More

Thank Cantraveler2
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Arrived in Napier and found this beautiful restaurant. Fantastic atmosphere and meal. Excellent service. Would highly recommend this restaurant

Thank Chris31746
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Its the first night in Napier, me and my husband has a wonder dinner in Mint Restaurant ! High standard food and service , & we will for sure go a visit again !

Thank Cora W
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Over all a good experience, but not great. The food was good, but the service was slow and not just elegant meal slow, but real slow. I will say our server did recommend a very good wine which we thoroughly enjoyed while we waited. The...More

Thank Raymond K
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great meal tonight! I had the lamb, beautifully presented and delicious. My girlfriend's ice cream, salted caramel, combo was divine. Not for those shy of spending a few bucks but worth splashing out for - go on, you deserve it!

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 20 July 2017

the service atmosphere and food here are just fabulous. on a cold winters night we visited for a lovely evening and were not disappointed.

Thank 2berries2016
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We had a wonderful meal at mint tonight, excellent food and amazing service. A must do when your in Napier. It's one of the six sisters along the Marine Parade, a building of historic character with a great ambiance.

Thank magents
Reviewed 17 June 2017

So glad we found this restaurant. The friendly staff, beautifully presented and tasty food and atmosphere made a memorable evening.

Thank rll58
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is white table clothed and romantic. We ordered the stuffed gnocchi for appetizer and it was delicious. For main, we had the lamb and lemon fish. Both were fantastic! Great food and beautiful atmosphere.

Thank dlcasan
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Cozy little restaurant on Marine Parade. Friendly staff and modern styles of food. Nice wine list ,romantic place. Small portions but you feel full because of the quality of the chef

Thank Reg B
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19 December 2014|
Response from NapierKiwicook | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your enquiry. An average dinner for 2 for 3 courses is around $120 excluding drinks (as they vary quite a bit in price). Feel free to contact me to organise a gift voucher and payment, I can not add our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$21
European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 189 Marine Parade, Napier 4110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-835 4050
  • E-mail
Mint restaurant is set in an 1897 heritage house on Napier's Marine Parade, it's modernised interior offers comfortable ambient dining. Open for dinner Monday to Saturday, enjoy complimentary house-made bread while you peruse the menu. Our cuisine is contemporary with a twist of New Zealand influence and we are fully licensed. Mint is ideally suited to casual or intimate dining, business or celebrations. Sample menus and table bookings available on our website.Your hosts, Steve and Ruth Beere. Bon Appetit
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