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Hone's Garden

10 York Street | 10 York St, Russell, Russell, New Zealand
+64 22 466 3710
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (36 reviews)
“fish tacos” (4 reviews)
“onion rings” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pizza, Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 York Street | 10 York St, Russell, Russell, New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely surprise as we walked down the side path into this secret garden! While we didn't eat the pizzas looked and smelt amazing! We stayed for hours trying the different ales and enjoying the great ambience, chilled music and lovely environment. We loved this place...More

1  Thank Hanlou1082
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Los like its had a real makeover in the last little while. Good selection of thin crust wood fired pizzas plus a range of alternatives. Reasonable drink offereings. Really nice to dine al fresco

Thank dog m
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We had been to Russell previously, and came across this food place while walking around the township. Brilliant food and really fast service. We recently went back to Russell and knew we had to visit there again. They have made renovations to the outside area...More

Thank lilsmit
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We loved the casual vibe! The pizzas were amazing. Thin bases, great toppings. They even do a gluten free base (same size as their others) and the bases are just as good. This place gets busy so make sure you get a drink, and place...More

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This place has a great atmosphere in its outdoor courtyard setting and while primarily a pizza place (which looked awesome) we were in the mood for fish. Hands down the best fish and chips and fish tacos all trip... and for me the best fish...More

Thank Tuckers73
Reviewed 17 March 2017

dropped in for an early lunch, great move, fresh salads and great pizza with smiling staff and a wonderful atmosphere created by a awesome outdoor space

Thank Tim O
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Nice and charming place, nice terrace, large. Perfect to dine al fresco a good, tasty and simple food. Italian s pizzas but with local flavours ( you are sit really far from Italia) and other classics like fish and chips. Ideal if you want skip...More

Thank HDLBruxelles
Reviewed 15 March 2017

A very pleasant alfresco-style bar with good service but a bar that doesn't serve orange juice is an odd one isn't it?

Thank TheraVP
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My husband and I try to visit Russell every summer and absolutely love Hone's Garden! It is even more charming post renovation. Our last visit was Waitangi weekend - first for drinks with friends then for dinner the following night. It's a great place to...More

Thank lnguyen07
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Quirky courtyard location, very good beer selection, and good food at a reasonable price. We had the lamb and highly recommend it.

Thank MikeD602014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 York Street | 10 York St, Russell, Russell, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Russell
  • Phone Number: +64 22 466 3710
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Enjoy authentic wood fired pizzas & meats, salads and local seafood in Hone's sheltered garden. A great place for a casual meal, families with children or a beer in the sun.