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Killer Prawn

$$ - $$$, Seafood, European
Bank Street, Whangarei, New Zealand
+64 9-430 3333
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (42 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
New Zealand, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Bank Street, Whangarei, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 153 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for lunch and the place was nearly empty so service was great. Eye fillet really good, cooked to perfection.I think i may have had the wrong beer but it was fine. The menu is not huge but its good Being lunch we only...More

Thank Graeme Q
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Went looking for dinner after stopping in Whangarei for the night on the drive to Paihia. A bit like a ghost town and we actually walked past the Killer Prawn on one side of the road. We didn't see if until we were walking back...More

Thank lgallagher22
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Went out for dinner at Killer Prawn first time in a couple years, I had the eye fillet steak with blue cheese sauce and friend had eye fillet with mushroom sauce. Steak cooked to perfection sauce nice but need more on my plate, veges broccoli,...More

Thank kathybeckham
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Well what can I say ,just FANTASTIC. Booked for 3 of us to have dinner , service was amazing ,they were packed to the rafters ,but had clearly made sure they had enough staff to cover it all,unlike others. Food was just perfect ,my husband...More

Thank Equestrian E
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Good downtown restaurant, extensive menu reasonably priced with very unique interior, okay for a quick meal but not fibe dining

Thank Pam255112
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Seafood lover, I Had the mussels and tempura prawn and chips dish with salad would definitely come back. Thankyou

Thank nflmohi436
Reviewed 13 May 2017

very affordable lunch menu beautiful food. the young lady who served us was very helpful and lovely, smiles all round food came out fast and hot prawns were to die for aswell must try the ledgendary killer prawn

Thank Shauna Sylvia K
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We had a fantastic meal here the other night. The food was excellent and service very good. The tuna was soooo good. Most others at the table had steak and everyone seemed to enjoy their meals. Highly recommend this restaurant.

2  Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We usually stop here for lunch as we travel north. This visit was disappointing the fish was over cooked and along with a grumpy waitress who obviously wasn't enjoying her job made us question whether we will return. There were very patrons and it was...More

Thank Rae C
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I have been here several times in recent weeks for drinks, pre and post meetings and like the atmosphere. I would describe the vibe as a combo of pub/baronial/modern but it works. Each time I have been it has been quiet although I suspect it...More

Thank Dr Benjamin P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bank Street, Whangarei, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-430 3333
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