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Smugglers Bar and Smokehouse

153 Ocean View Road, Oneroa, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
+64 9-372 9458
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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good3%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (9 reviews)
“brisket” (4 reviews)
“ceviche” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, American, Seafood, Barbecue, Pub, Gastropub, South American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
153 Ocean View Road, Oneroa, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

WOW! What a great place. It has a wonderful view and the kindest staff. Plus they offer blankets for outdoor seating in the winter!! Delicious and unique food with a great spin on the classics. I highly recommend the chicken sliders!!

Thank bniem12
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed March 21, 2018

Amazing food! The brisket was absolutely incredible and came with some awesome pickles! The poke was great too. The food was so good in fact that we couldn't stop ourselves from ordering a burger too! The award winning burger was amazingly delicious! They definitely mastered...More

Thank Shelby H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch today after zipline at Eco Zip. Right on the shore at Oneroa on Waiheke Island. Best smoked brisket I’ve had. That says a lot coming from Texas. It was Wagu beef. Perfectly fatted. Excellent slaw, pickle and mustard. Yum!

Thank Paul N
Reviewed May 21, 2018

Called in here for a beer with some friends. The barman was very friendly and helped us with drink selection. The bar is full of quirky ornaments and lighting which really enhance the atmosphere. The fold away windows enable uninterupted views over the bay and...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Business lunch and had to try their award winning burger and was blown away. The BEST burger I’ve ever had! Definitely will be back!!

Thank Josh F
Reviewed April 11, 2018

Cool bar/eatery overlooking Oneroa Bay, chilled reggae music, tasty American style food and cold cold beer!! Friendly staff and awesome vibes.

Thank BlaKous
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

I went over for work and had lunch there, I had the ceviche and it was beautiful!!! A friend had the award winning wagyu burger and said it was delicious! Can’t wait to have a cold Asahi in tap 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻

Thank Hayley W
Reviewed April 11, 2018

I'm from Las Vegas and after giving Forbes 5 Star and AAA 5 diamond service in a city that gives exceptional service this place is beyond difficult. I asked for an espresso martini from the bartender tonight. He ACUTALLY SAID NOOO. That would NEVER HAPPEN...More

3  Thank Monica M
Smugglers B, Owner at Smugglers Bar and Smokehouse, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

I've spoken to the Manager on that night David. We apologize for any issue it caused to your evening. However your review leaves out some crucial facts about what took place. My Manager told me you came in with 40 people comprised of Mudbrick Vineyards...More

Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Walked into a rather funky bar for what we thought would be a quick drink with a fabulous view ... six hours later we had sampled some awesome cocktails (special mention - superb Bloody Mary's!) award winning burgers and were made to feel right at...More

Thank Georgina M
Reviewed April 6, 2018

First time at Smugglers last night with one of the girls and friends from the ferry. Felt immediately relaxed and at home. Friendly staff with well honed sense of humour. And skills, these people know their hospo stuff, table service and clear uncluttered menu. Not...More

Thank hinemoa-auckland
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
Bar, American, Seafood, Barbecue, Pub, Gastropub, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 153 Ocean View Road, Oneroa, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Waiheke Island  >  Oneroa
  • Phone Number: +64 9-372 9458
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Description
New place to be on Waiheke - Cocktails, bar and Smokehouse menu. Deck over looking Big Oneroa beach. Beach bar with amazing food by day, dance bar by night. Follow us for updates
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