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Ma Maison

6 Rue Balguerie, Akaroa 8161, New Zealand
+64 3-304 7668
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“salmon” (35 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (31 reviews)
“caesar salad” (9 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6 Rue Balguerie, Akaroa 8161, New Zealand
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Having checked menus and reviews of the main restaurants in Akaroa we chose Ma Madison. We were not disappointed. Scallops (like I have never had before) were beautiful, massive too! Duck pate with very light toast was extremely tasty. We both had duo of lamb...More

Thank Andyroogolf
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

wow food was amazing. Great presentation and service. My partner is a chef and he was very impressed and so was I.

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Our waiter was very attentive and helpful towards our group of 9 friends, even though we arrived rather late in the evening. None of us were especially hungry though the menu was very enticing. However our chosen dishes didnt fail to please. I ordered the...More

Thank Jill O
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

My husband, daughter and I booked a table at Ma Maison recently. We were seated near a heater for which were grateful as it was a cold evening. I ordered the duck liver pate for entree and really enjoyed it, my husband and daughter ordered...More

Thank xine61
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

The food here was nice. I went for the lamb but instantly had food envy when my partners pork came out. He loved his meal. Mine was alright. The waiter was very accommodating although he did take awhile to come back to ask if we...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Unfortunately no Salmon and the Pinot Noir we wanted to drink wasn't available we had a wonderful time and plenty of other delicious dishes staff were wonderful highly recommend to all my guests

Thank FyrneBrookeHouse
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We visited in Summer and it was a very pleasant way to have lunch at out side tables. Food was good. Just right for a Saturday lunch.

Thank Yasmeen C
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Had happy hour drinkies and wow, also had the best view! Sat outside and enjoyed the blankies that were provided to make it a bit more cosy. Had fast and friendly service. Have been here a few times for drinks and have always thought it...More

Thank SD2606
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

A pleasant family eatery on the waterfront with a well thought out menu. A great wine list showcasing New Zealand wines. The staff friendly and accomodating. Nice to sit around a real fire on the winters evening we were there.

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

beautiful spot to stop for lunch. I had the seafood chowder and can report it was one Of The best I've ever had. Everyone else hadvthe cod and chips. Very, very crispy chips and fresh beautifully cooked battered cod. Service was efficient friendly and attentive....More

Thank Tigershark24
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Rue Balguerie, Akaroa 8161, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Akaroa
  • Phone Number: +64 3-304 7668
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