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Oceans Restaurant and Bar

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4 Marina Road | Tutukaka, Tutukaka 0153, New Zealand
0064 9 4702290
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Oceans is a friendly, vibrant family restaurant that offers honest fresh...
Oceans is a friendly, vibrant family restaurant that offers honest fresh meals at great prices. Be wecomed and Enjoy!
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  • 39
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  • 22
    Very good
  • 10
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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
great place to eat

We enjoyed an excellent meal. The service was great and the staff friendly. We will certainly eat here again on our next visit to Tutukaka

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 17, 2015
Kathleen G
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Raglan, New Zealand
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Raglan, New Zealand
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

We enjoyed an excellent meal. The service was great and the staff friendly. We will certainly eat here again on our next visit to Tutukaka

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Auckland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

We had a good meal, seafood is very fresh, price is reasonable and staff are especially friendly. The kids loved them.

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Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

The entrees were great and so was the service but the mains weren't as good a little disappointing and the restaurant was a little cold. But did have amazing hot chocs earlier in the day

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

I did not want this dinner to finish! Amazing food and wine backed by great service, I highly recommend you eat here.

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Beenleigh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We went especially to have the seafood chowder, as one of our travel guides said it was the best in NZ. It was delicious and loaded with creamy seafood, served with crunchy Italian bread. Very filling and worth going for. Outside tables are available for warmer days. Service was good.

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Whangarei
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35 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Very average the food was ok the service was good but the surroundings in particular the table and chairs are very old and scruffy the seats are stained and the cushions are falling to bits the place was almost empty. In past visits we have enjoyed a drink in the comfy chairs by the fire but they have shifted the... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We arrived late so couldn't experience dinner, but had a very enjoyable cooked breakfast early before going scuba diving. Food was great and my cappuccino coffee as good as any coffee shop would serve! Great start to the day!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

It's an ok place to visit when staying in Tutukaka. Has a bar, outside and inside seating. Big TV screen in bar area to enable people to watch sports. Is used for a wedding venue also.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We deceuded to go over the bay to Tutukaka and the Oceans restaurant for a meal on Saturday -- the fish and chips was superb! My mum had the mussells and enjoyed her meal -- my husband had the ribs and said they were delicious --all over a compliment to the chef --the ladies serving us were friendly and efficient... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

A great meal, service & the staff had a good knowledge of their wine list. We would happily eat there again.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4 Marina Road | Tutukaka, Tutukaka 0153, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Tutukaka
  • Phone Number: 0064 9 4702290

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 23
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Cafe, Seafood, British, Vegetarian

Description

Oceans is a friendly, vibrant family restaurant that offers honest fresh meals at great prices. Be wecomed and Enjoy!

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