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The Exchange Bar & Brasserie

$$ - $$$European, French,
45 Marine Parade, Napier 4001, New Zealand
+64 6-833 7733
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
19 Dec 2017
“great dining with friends”
16 Aug 2017
“Fantastic steak”
Restaurant Hours
European, French, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
45 Marine Parade, Napier 4001, New Zealand
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Reviewed December 8, 2013

Our Zumba group meet here for coffee every week. Service is awesome. Such a great location, lots of seating outside. 2 minute walk to town and attractions. Paul is " always " a fantastic host., most accommodating and helpful. You'll love it here.

Thank Bruce and Carol... M
Reviewed December 8, 2013

What a great location and setting to relax and enjoy a good coffee and great food. Staff know how to provide excellent service. Will definitely be back.

Thank Julie B
Reviewed December 1, 2013

We were early diners on a Friday night at this restaurant and we were treated to some fantastic service by the delightful Corrine. The food was great, too. A beautiful outlook across Marine Parade to Pania and the fountain just cap it off.

Thank LucysMumNz
Reviewed November 27, 2013

My Zumba exercise group regularly meets at The Exchange Bar and Brasserie where the warm welcome by friendly staff make our morning visits a pleasure every time. The sunny aspect of the restaurant means that it is often warm enough to sit outside under the...More

Thank starpath
Reviewed November 11, 2013

Had lunch here on a lovely sunny Hawke's Bay day, had the fish of the day which was excellent, but the best thing ever was their desserts. Their chocolate fondant was fantastic, warm, rich chocolate sprinkled with mouth popping sherberty stuff, just wonderful. My partner...More

Thank Chazzy D
Reviewed October 19, 2013

We dropped in for lunch one Sunday. Everywhere in town was heaving as it was Father's day. Except this place. No-one there. In fact we weren't even sure it was open until we got to the hotel reception desk, who managed to find us a...More

Thank Outinthemiddaysun
Reviewed September 7, 2013

We recently stayed at the hotel this restaurant is attached to and had both dinner and breakfast there. Food was excellent! I had the steak, which was really tasty. My partner had the Tuna and gave it a rave review. The service was also great,...More

Thank Natasha T
Reviewed July 31, 2013

3 days a week I go with some of my Zumba ladies for coffee at the Exchange Brasserie. We have always been welcomed with a smile, and wonderful service. I often have Eggs Benedict and my special requirements for this meal is always given with...More

Thank Dianna K
Reviewed June 4, 2013

Had brunch at this cafe/restaurant recently, We were told they are trying to promote this as a cafe/restaurant for people that weren't staying at the hotel so we thought we would give it a try. We were a largish group however there was only one...More

4  Thank Nakib87
Reviewed April 30, 2013

This restaurant is in the Te Pania Scenic Hotel. I have eaten here a few times now and find the food really well presented and very tasty. I usually wouldn't eat in a hotel but this restaurant is so good compared with others in its...More

3  Thank susiepnewzealand
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Marine Parade, Napier 4001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-833 7733
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