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70 Kamo Rd, Whangarei, New Zealand
(09) 459 4957
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
An unexpected and delightful dining experince that well beyond the stunning cusine.

I was walking from my motel and tripped over A Deco tucked away on Kamo Rd. You need to be admitted ( I haven't seen that since the 70's in Auckland :) ). Will, my tall handsome elegant waiter made me fell instantly welcome and looked after me all night with service that made this meal a true... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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Hamilton, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

I was walking from my motel and tripped over A Deco tucked away on Kamo Rd. You need to be admitted ( I haven't seen that since the 70's in Auckland :) ). Will, my tall handsome elegant waiter made me fell instantly welcome and looked after me all night with service that made this meal a true dining experience.... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The chef at a Deco is creating flavoursome, imaginative dishes with well selected, high quality ingredients. We chose the tasting menu with matched wines and not a single course or glass disappointed. Staff are friendly and knowledgable and the limited seating allows great attention to be paid to every dish served.

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Bransgore, United Kingdom
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151 reviews 151 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

A wonderful welcome from Staff to this delightful building in preparation for a celebration of a Birthday and Wedding Anniversary. I had a delightful starter of Yakajori style grilled duck breast with cauliflower & toasted peanut, advocate & soy Pearls. Delicious. Followed by pan seared Snapper with pearl barley, pilaff, fresh lime, mint & snow pea Salad, coconut lemongrass broth,... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is a fine Dinning Restaurant not for family Dinning Read Menu carefuly.When you order understand that you need to also order your Vegetables as well they DO NOT come automatic with what ever Meat you order and each one costs. (As I found out the Hard way) Could be expensive. Was not overly fussed with Restaurant. Lots of seats... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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44 reviews 44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Beautiful building, fantastic wait staff who are extremely knowledgeable and professional, presentation of the food is the best, quality of the food is superb and the wine list is damn good. This restaurant is an all round top place to dine and experience. I had a vegetarian dish that was made especially for me and it was delicious.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful food in a great atmosphere. Always reliable. The degustation menu is superb and highly recommended - that way you avoid menu envy!

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This restaurant I can not compare to anything I've ever been to before, the whole experience from being so graciously waited on by the waiter having this amazing meal which was a delight to the eyes as well as the taste buds, and the ambiance and charm of the place was just a really great experience.Highly recommended. So spoilt to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

An incredible night out. Fantastic service combined with excellent food, the awesome taste left me wanting more. Great way for my wife and myself to celebrate our wedding anniversary. A night to remember.

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Whangarei
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6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We had not been here for years (pre children) & were really looking forward to the night out & were not let down. As an obviously fine dining restaurant we were not made to feel out of place, the place waiters were all helpful & were down to earth (even helped me with the cutlery!). We went for the 5... More 

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SF Bay Area
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

One of the best meals I've had in NZ. Beautiful ambiance in a wonderful art deco building that has been renovated. Excellent friendly service. So nice to find great dining up in Northland.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 70 Kamo Rd, Whangarei, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: (09) 459 4957

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