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6 Rue Balguerie, Akaroa 8161, New Zealand
03 304 7668
Today
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Good for:
Romance
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 87
    Excellent
  • 76
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Delicious meals

We enjoyed our main meals, we had the pork belly ( not too fatty, just perfect) and the kumara mash was divine. The rib eye was succulent and the vegetables were delicious. The ambience of the restaurant was lacking somewhat.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
misfortune2014
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Oamaru, New Zealand
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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197 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Oamaru, New Zealand
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed our main meals, we had the pork belly ( not too fatty, just perfect) and the kumara mash was divine. The rib eye was succulent and the vegetables were delicious. The ambience of the restaurant was lacking somewhat.

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Canberra
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Nice waterfront location and the staff work very hard at customer service but the quality of the meals did not reflect the high prices charged.

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toronto
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

This resto was recommended by our hotel. We made reservations and when we arrived, there were only 2 other tables seated. We literally waited 20 minutes before anyone came by with menus. It took another 15 minutes before they took our order - and we had to ask the waiter to come by our table. My husband ordered a soup... More 

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Sydney, Australia
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

The seafood is wonderful. This was a revisit for us, and we weren't disappointed. In fact we were there a week and we went twice, once for dinner and once for lunch. Our lunch was on our only wet and cold day of our holiday, and we decided to both have the seafood chowder and it is really delicous. The... More 

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

My husband and I had lunch in this restaurant really. The food was delicious and beautifully presented. We sat outside and enjoyed the lovely view.

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Reading, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Just turned up for a meal and were made welcome. Food was good value and the service was good too. Give it a try.

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Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

Situated on the breathtaking foreshore of Akaroa, the food and service were great to complement the fantastic location, I can't think of a better spot.

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Albury, New Zealand
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We popped in here for a quick lunch before a wedding. I had the best caesar salad I've had in NZ! My husband had the pulled pork croquette which was delicious. He was still a bit hungry and helped me finish my huge salad. The wine list was great, service excellent and fast...staff first class. We will definitely eat here... More 

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

lovely food and great staff. This is one of two high class restaurants we ate at. The duck liver pate was so smooth. the seasonal fish perfect. Local wines on offer were great and not too expensive

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Although a quiet night in town this restaurant was lively and friendly. Great choice of food and wine and perfect location with views out over the Harbour.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6 Rue Balguerie, Akaroa 8161, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Akaroa
  • Phone Number: 03 304 7668

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?