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Upper Deck

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76 Marsden Rd, Paihia 0211, New Zealand
094028147
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
excellent food quality and attentive service.

My family always goes to this restaurant for tea or lunch as I am one who wants quality and am not keen on experimenting when tired and hungry after shopping and sight seeing.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
Mediguru1
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Russell, New Zealand
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113 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Wellington, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

enjoyed fish n chips, the fish was fresh and cooked perfectly, decor inside not appealing, we ate outside on the deck which offered great views over the bay and beyond.

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Paihia, New Zealand
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

nice to be off the street, and have a view of the public spaces - and my son loved the iced coffee - its the best in town!

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Oak Park, California
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146 reviews 146 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We had breakfast here one day and I wasn't hungry all day long after that! It would be very difficult to beat the view, too! I don't recall them being open for dinner or we would have gone back.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We went for breakfast and found a good looking cabinet full of pies and sandwiches... $12 for a lamb and kumera pie which seems excessive but I didn't try it so wouldn't know if it was worth it. The coffee was excellent but the food lacked any care. The bacon was undercooked the presentation was slack although the eggs were... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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106 reviews 106 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Service was really slow for breakfast , could see others were also waiting and complaining. Strange because they seemed to have quite a few staff on board. My eggs benedict was OK. Hollandaise sauce was probably squeezed out of a bottle. Wife couldn't eat her crepes which were swimming in a mixture of fruit juice and yogurt. Kind of odd.... More 

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Russell, New Zealand
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My family always goes to this restaurant for tea or lunch as I am one who wants quality and am not keen on experimenting when tired and hungry after shopping and sight seeing.

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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98 reviews 98 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This upstairs cafe is easy to miss as it is not easily visible from the street. The coffees were great and the barista had gone to extra effort to put fancy designs such as musical notes and treble cleff etc on the top. The date scones were good enough to return for the next day. The service was outstanding.

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Waihi Beach, New Zealand
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We went back a second day as we found the food here really enjoyable. I would recommend it. Only open for breakfast and lunch and you don't have to sit down you can do take away as well. Very helpful staff as well.

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New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

I went here for breakfast as the other cafes around Paihia were full. This cafe is decent if you find yourself in a similar situation and are desperate for somewhere to eat. The coffee was average as was the food. I ordered the Cafe Breakfast and it was your bog standard European breakfast. Nothing special. The staff were okay and... More 

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Russell, New Zealand
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

While shopping in Paihia we stopped for coffee and eats at the upper Deck.Away from the madding crowd ,we watched the tourists along the waterfront enjoying the day.Friendly service and peaceful surrounds.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 76 Marsden Rd, Paihia 0211, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: 094028147

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 16
  • Cuisine: International

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