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Beachcomber Inn

27 Waikawa Rd, Picton 7372, New Zealand
(03) 573 8900
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Ranked #8 of 33 restaurants in Picton
Most recent review
- Mar 11, 2014
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English first
Wanganui, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Try the Lamb..an extremely generous serving. Served with copious amounts of either salad or fresh veges. The price will NOT blow you away but invite you back for seconds..

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Yorkshire
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

We are not staying at the Beachcomber Inn but the restaurant, Whalers, was recommended to us by a Picton local. We requested, and were given, a view of the harbour. The restaurant is on the 3rd floor and it really is a great view. There were four of us dining and we had varied choices, fish, steak, seafood chowder. The... More

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kaikoura
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Came here for my 30th bday dinner last week. The meals were huge and very tasty! Had the mussels entree, which was good but the mussels were meant to be baked and they came out almost cold. Had the steak main, which was huge and cooked perfectly. The staff were very kind and helpful, you could tell they were trying... More

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NZ
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Fabulous food been each year the chef is great the view is to die for and the xmas decorations are fantastic

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Visited for the first time. Entrees have a twist - my partner had a shrimp cocktail (in NZ usually shrimps in sauce with lettuce in a glass bowl) the Whaler's version is heaps of shrimp, citrus and lychees. My scallops were in a leek creamy sauce and while I am a firm believer that scallops should be quickly cooked in... More

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Upper Hutt, New Zealand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

We loved this restaurant, food wonderful, service outstanding, we will be back and will look no further for lunch and dinner.

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picton
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013 via mobile

Meet up with friends 5of us.we all enjoyed great food and service. Views to die for. Will recommend .

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Great friendly service. The menu offered a good selection of meals. It was a delicious meal in quiet, scenic views.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

Thought was well cooked, well priced and for our visit we were served well. Believe can get busy with coach parties but there weren't any the day we chose. The views are amazing and we had a really great time as a couple. Good selection of foods and wines to choose from and we were well looked after but not... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

Excellent food and great local wines, good value too. didn't have to wait long either, can't wait to go back

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