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Marinovich's Seafood Restaurant & Cafe

$$ - $$$Seafood,
19 Brougham Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-758 4749
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Seafood, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
19 Brougham Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

Four of us came for dinner Saturday night and had a lovely meal. Seafood chowders, fish and chips, oysters and whitebait fritter. Food was very nice. But to top off our experience the owner dropped off the jersey we had left behind at our motel...More

1  Thank hthedragon
Reviewed January 5, 2017

We were unsure of the local fish so we asked our helpful waitress to give us more information. She did a great job and the food and drinks were promptly brought to our table. The fish was delicious and the coleslaw had a nice twist....More

1  Thank Gwen U
Reviewed December 18, 2016

I've eaten at this place a few times in the last ten years I've been coming to this region on business, the last time I ate here will be my last tho, reason being is a blatant serious lack of value..... The seafood is fresh...More

1  Thank Skandiriga
Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

Afraid to say there is nothing to recommend this joint. Long delays in receiving meals, fish overcooked and not so fresh, "chucked" on the plates with no visual appeal, seafood platter fried not grilled as requested.... THEN when we were asked how we enjoyed it...More

1  Thank Jane E
Reviewed December 1, 2016

I had the "Special Fish" and chose crumbed snapper, coleslaw and chips. Absolutely delicious. Three pieces of wonderful fresh snapper, best I have had. My husband had the mixed fish dish which he said was also absolutely delicious. Both were very generous servings. The restaurant...More

1  Thank markilee
Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

I went there for a quick lunch while visiting New Plymouth on holidays We both had seafood chowders and they were as good as we have had The owner was friendly and the venue clean I think if you are in the area and looking...More

Thank Robin K
Reviewed November 21, 2016

Dropped in and found a great restaurant with terrific staff and fantastic food. Seafood was fresh and cooked to perfection. Lovely place to eat in central New Plymouth. Will return!

Thank Paul S
Reviewed November 6, 2016

I hope your sit down meals are better then your take away, we just ordered takeaway from you, fish chips, pineapple fritters and Battered New Zealand Oysters. For $30 + the Oysters were not even in there, the chips were Greasy as, the pineapple fritters...More

1  Thank Trish H
Reviewed October 19, 2016

It was obvious when we arrived that the place was under new ownership - the fabulous secret family recipe cole slaw had disappeared although essentially the menu remained unchanged. The whitebait fritter was almost inedible - it was more like a rubber omelette with no...More

1  Thank Jane B
Reviewed August 29, 2016

Very helpfull staff with good suggestions. Nothing was too much trouble. Bonus that it is BYO as well as liencened. Great fish meal.

1  Thank Finnd0g
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, New Zealand
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Brougham Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-758 4749
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