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Platter

33 King Edward Parade, Devonport, New Zealand
09 446 6626
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Ranked #7 of 24 restaurants in Devonport
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Whangarei
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Went for family lunch on a Saturday. I really enjoyed my meal of seafood pasta however my mother had the calamari & I found it below average, calamari is a hit & miss meal to order & Platter missed by far. Husband had the Moroccan salad which again was very average. Had the french toast kids meal for my toddlers... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I've been to Platter twice now, both times for brunch on a Saturday. The location is fantastic, the food is very good on the whole, but the staff need some training! One staff member in particular is so indifferent (bordering on rude) that it spoils the whole experience. Like the previous correspondent said, you don't feel welcome, more of an... More

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Service ok nothing to make you feel really welcome and would be the main reason for marking as I've done. Coffee was good. Had poached eggs on toast...pretty hard to get this wrong. Really like the multi grain toast and they cook it well just the way I like it. It wasn't average but wasn't very good...just good!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Top Contributor
185 reviews 185 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

We went for dinner .A great selection of small plates - tapas - meat balls were delicious and a huge portion. Chicken breast was tasty.The restaurant needs some heating for the winter! Staff attentive. Nice location on the waterfront.

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Terrigal, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014 via mobile

Sensational brunch after a walk up North Head. The service was friendly and efficient and the Eggs Benedict and Haloumi/scrabbled eggs were terrific. Highly recommended.

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Canberra, Australia
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65 reviews 65 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 via mobile

Yes it's a lovely view over the bay ... But it's the food that you come here for and ours was quite ordinary .. Dry scrambled eggs and little or no thought as to presentation. Coffee pretty average too .. Perhaps a place where there is no view but more attention paid to the food would be better?

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Vancouver
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75 reviews 75 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

We spent a day in Devonport and walked all the way to the Naval Museum. We passed this restaurant on the way and figured on stopping for lunch on the way back. The staff were friendly and prices comparable to other restaurants around Auckland. We sat outside with a beautiful view of the water. We are big fans of chowders... More

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Napier, New Zealand
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

A very busy little place with no service with a smile/please or thank you for your custom . Its our third visit but they've had their last chance with us . Never again Will we visit. Food was very average and not value for money.

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Sydney, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Food are so good and tasty, nice atmosphere infront of the sea. Not crowded. I will recommend it to all my friends.

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Beachwood, New Jersey
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218 reviews 218 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014 via mobile

We were walking past and decided to eat lunch. Glad we did. The Turkish meatballs were excellent, just slightly spicy. It came with a large salad. The eggplant dish was perfect. Definitely a place to come back to.

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