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The Pier Lounge Bar & Cafe - CLOSED

69 Marsden Road | Paihia Wharf, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
+64 9-402 5229
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
9 Nov 2015
“Wow what a gem .”
1 Oct 2015
“Fabulous views”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
69 Marsden Road | Paihia Wharf, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 113 reviews

Reviewed 9 November 2015

We decided to stop for dinner after a change in the itinerary when our boat trip was cancelled . I must say from the moment we stepped in the door we felt welcome by the staff and lovely atmosphere . Our table waiter had a...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Lovely setting watching the ferries come and go. Beautiful views across the Bay of Islands. Relaxing spot for casual lunch, friendly staff

Thank Nikki255109
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Enjoyed the green lipped mussels here and the cheerful `pier` atmosphere. Great place to people watch!

Thank MartinBDevon
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Visited in afternoon for coffee and found the coffee mediocre. Interesting busy location on the wharf with Russell ferries coming and going. Good outlook. Came back next evening for a meal. Wife had the crispy calamari and that was very good. I had a lamb...More

Thank Adrian M
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Looking over the water, GREAT mussel fritters and coffee, they will even cook the fish you catch for you!!

Thank Vicki M
Reviewed 23 April 2015

We decided to try this restaurant having been disappointed in the offerings of many of the restaurants in Paihia which seem to have gone downmarket and fast food to attract the backpackers. Whilst there was nothing wrong with our meals there was nothing to get...More

Thank StefanMark
Reviewed 7 April 2015

Regular customer with no complaints but last 2 times encountered a new staff member who should not be frontline dealing with customers.He is abrupt and disinterested.

Thank 4honesty
Reviewed 30 March 2015

This Lounge bar & cafe on the pier is an ok place to have a drink while waiting for the ferryboat to Russel,- or - just relaxing. We did not try the food in "The Pier" but just had coffee/drinks outdoor on the seaside. An...More

Thank T3T
Reviewed 29 March 2015 via mobile

Unfriendly staff, cold uncooked eggs, dry tough hot cakes. Like warm disgusting coffee. Very disappointing experience.

1  Thank pablorust
Reviewed 27 March 2015

We had dined here on a previous occasion whilst staying near Paihia. This time we were staying in Russell and caught the ferry over just so that we could dine here again. We both had the Roasted Lamb with mashed potato. It does seem by...More

Thank subee40
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  • Address: 69 Marsden Road | Paihia Wharf, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 5229
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