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Tonic Restaurant

239 Kamo Road, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
+64 9-437 5558
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
239 Kamo Road, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

A jewel in Whangerai...I have enjoyed Tonic about five times already and it never disappoints. My husband and I will be back for sure. Fish of the day is always exquisite...

1  Thank Theo T
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Finally a restaurant that delivers fresh food prepared well. Original flavours and good value. Service was friendly and the decor clean and simple but stylish. My only advice book or you will be disappointed.

1  Thank leasashea
Reviewed 24 November 2016

My partner and I stayed in Whangerei earlier this month and Tonic was the best part of our stay! We had heard lots of good things, so decided to see for ourselves and we weren't disappointed. We were greeted warmly by the owner Logan, and...More

Thank Lamorna90
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Had been to the Harbour and eaten there, so tried one away from the water. An unprepossesing place in a mini strip mall, but the food and service were excellent. Well worth a visit

1  Thank Habari
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Business end of year dinner was had at tonic last night, the food and atmosphere was fantastic, and you won't find better desserts anywhere in whangarei... probably new zealand, they are to die for! Lime posse was my fave of the night, although everything was...More

Thank Caroline D
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We went for my daughters birthday and everything we had heard about Tonic was correct. Delicious food and helpful and charming staff made the evening a real pleasure. My husband said it was the most delicious meal he had ever eaten (obviously beside anything I...More

1  Thank Karen J
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

I was torn by my visit to tonic. . The food sounded amazing, looked amazing, but the taste left alot to be desired. . Probarbly would not return. . And service was average to say the least!!

Thank JCH1986
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I was really excited to eat here as I had never been and had only heard great things about Tonic however fairly soon after being seated the evening started taking a dive till we just wanted to leave. We ordered, waited a bit till someone...More

1  Thank spacecadett
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Exceptional food and a very pleasant dining experience. The welcoming, helpful owner gave us herb olives and warm crispy sour dough bread to start with. We were made to feel special and thoroughly enjoyed our evening. Lunch is great too with a two course special...More

1  Thank thenorths100
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

As previous visits, food top notch, only six other diners tonight so it wasn't a long wait for our food to be served. Waitress friendly and efficient, aaa+.

1  Thank Karawhiua
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 239 Kamo Road, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-437 5558
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