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Boardwalk Restaurant

) #25 of 147 Restaurants in Napier $$ - $$$ , European,
8 Hardinge Road | Ahuriri, Napier, New Zealand
+64 6-834 1168
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“fries” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Hardinge Road | Ahuriri, Napier, New Zealand
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Great seating both inside and outside on the boardwalk overlooking the ocean. The menu is varied and good value and the service was friendly. Great little kids menu (Ours under 5) with paper and colouring in pencils supplied to help keep them occupied which meant...More

Thank NeilHBay
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This is the most attractive of the cafes in this area with nice seating both inside and outside on the boardwalk. The menu is varied and good value and the service friendly if a little slow. It was quiet when we visited so not many...More

Thank Gadabouts95
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Came for breakfast as we wanted a nice view. Food was very good, and fast too! The service was great, prompt and friendly.

Thank Mandz600
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Great menu, lovely atmosphere. Add to that a location on the beach watching the world go by ( or occasional cruise boat arriving) Will defiantly be returning.... soon!

Thank Madeline W
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We have visited the Boardwalk several times over the years and never been disappointed, this was to be no exception. They were fully booked the first night we tried but made a reservation for the following night and glad we did. From my initial reservation...More

1  Thank 3shepherds
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Have come back time and time again thinking I've just had a bad day with the coffee, but everytime the coffees are bad, I don't know if it's the machine or barrister but won't be going back.

Thank Stuart T
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We found ourselves feeding the kids chicken from the place next door, so while they did their thing, and played at the park next door – we had a great lunch here. There is a great selection of beer and wine, and the food was...More

Thank Adam J
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Shot down to Napier for the weekend and thought we would would try this restaurant which was across the road. Mistake. We ordered Paua wontons and also Blue cheese wontons for entree. They came out within 10 minutes which was unusal but soon found out...More

Thank Disappointed255114
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Went there in a large family group. Everyone definitely enjoyed their meals. However, we all agreed that they were nice rather than amazing, and that there was room for improvement. Next to no vegetarian options, but the staff were accomodating and offered me a hash...More

Thank christmas-enthusiast
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is in a great location - right on the beach with amazing views. Had a great kids menu and the kids were happy with all the options. As for the adults meals, not a lot of salad / vegetables and most of it...More

Thank Sully0000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Hardinge Road | Ahuriri, Napier, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-834 1168
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