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Mount Bistro

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6 Adams Avenue | Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, New Zealand
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 13
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Food

Went to dinner with my wife and the food was great I had the vegetarian nut loaf and my wife the seafood skewer which was brought out by one of the chefs who was very friendly. Our waitress was very attentive and friendly. Everything was great except for the maitre D who was rude and bossy a very... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
cafeboy49
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Tauranga, New Zealand
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English first
Tauranga, New Zealand
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Went to dinner with my wife and the food was great I had the vegetarian nut loaf and my wife the seafood skewer which was brought out by one of the chefs who was very friendly. Our waitress was very attentive and friendly. Everything was great except for the maitre D who was rude and bossy a very unpleasant person... More 

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Tauranga
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Really lovely family dinner. Used a grab one voucher and they even accommodated for have 5 people (voucher was for 4). Not a long wait for food, all beautifully presented and delicious. Dessert was the most disappointing course, but still enjoyable. Would definitely go again.

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Cambridge, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

The restaurant was fully booked but when we showed up at 6:00 they squeezed us in which didn't turn out to be a squeeze at all so very happy. Exceptional service with friendly waitress able to offer good selection of wines. Loved the sword n saucery which was brought out be the chef before flambé at table. 😀. Ora king... More 

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Tauranga
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60 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

We had a set menu from a voucher we purchased, so weren't exactly expecting top class food. we had a mixed tapas entree & when we asked for this to be half vegetarian options, the staff obliged with no hassles. Mains were nice & of a good size. The desert was a shared plate with three different desert items for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

The food was generally very tasty, the only complaint would be bones in the fish. However we were near the kitchen and could hear the staff complaining about having to cook food on the special they had advertised which was ironic when they advertised it. Further there was an hours delay before desert which was all cold items like ice... More 

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Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Food was excellent, however the waittress seems disintrested. We were seated in spot near a heater which was blowing on us. we asked to turn it off as it was redictulously hot or to be seated elsewhere. They turned it down only.

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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Great in every respect this being about our 5th dining experience here and it ranks tops in my book. Chef Barry has won awards for a number of his tasty dishes which is unsurprising. The service is efficient and friendly with an obvious effort going into training table etiquette. Try the "sword 'n saucery" as something flaming different! I'm happy... More 

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Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Chef's Barry's presentation and cooking skills are par excellence, albeit the prices slightly restrictive. A favourite with cruise ship passengers who land at the Mount through the summers the Mount Bistro is a must visit for the gourmet.

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

Service = Good Drink = Good range of selection Decoration = Average, not much to see Cleanliness = Good Food Taste = Average (have had better meal elsewhere) Size = I ordered a lamb & a beef dish ($36 each, was not cheap) & was dissapointed - large plate with next to no meat). Seafood chowder served in an average... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I went to the bistro the first time the other for dinner for my father's birthday. We got a last minute booking. Which was very kind of the owner. The food was really amazing, right proportions enough of everything on the plate. If I had a bigger stomach I would've eaten most of the menu. It all sounded wonderful. I'd... More 

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Address: 6 Adams Avenue | Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, New Zealand
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga
Cuisine: European

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  • Address: 6 Adams Avenue | Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European

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