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TopSail

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Contemporary
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206 Beach road | Onerahi, Whangarei, New Zealand
09 436 2985
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6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 95
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Top Notch Nosh

Beautiful spot, excellent hosts, great food. Small intimate place with superb views down the harbour. Excellent food. Also check out the range of pickles and preserves by the door.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 13, 2015
Tim S
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Beautiful spot, excellent hosts, great food. Small intimate place with superb views down the harbour. Excellent food. Also check out the range of pickles and preserves by the door.

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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

We ate at TopSail on our wedding night and we have gone ever since on special occasions. It is always excellent. This food delights the palate and the wines are always well chosen. The overall experience is wonderful - the setting, the view, the atmosphere. Staff are helpful and polite without intrusion. Love it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

This was one of gbe greatest dining experiences we've ever had. Every course was mouth wateringly delicious, the wine was excellent and service perfect. Will definitely go again

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

The food was amazing! My husband and I enjoyed every thing we tried. We will definitely return here. Front of house was very friendly and helpful too.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

Friendly relaxing atmosphere, the warmth of the welcome on arrival and the attention to detail in the quality of the ingredients and the presentation of the food all combine to make this one of my favourite places to eat in the world.

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Ruakaka, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Great views fast efficient service. A little more expensive than the average restaurant in Whangarei but worth it particularly for something special. Good menu and nicely presented food.

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Hamilton, NZ
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Went there for family meal. Great food with not much waiting time. Limited selection on menu but easy to find something to I wanted to eat. Would definitely recommend to others and would like to go back.

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Northland
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15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I have been here a few times and have never been disapointed..the food is great, not big portions but the flavours are great and well presented

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

My partner and I dined at Top Sail in March, 2013 too. We absolutely enjoyed the dining experience. The menu is small but great care is taken with each meal. On both occasions, the food has been delicious. A cut above! I remember receiving some bread baked by the chef, prior to getting our entrees. Lovely petite rolls - delicious.... More 

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New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

The food was just great, the service was good and we thoroughly enjoyed our evening. Well done guys!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 206 Beach road | Onerahi, Whangarei, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: 09 436 2985

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Contemporary
Open Hours
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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