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Sail Rock Cafe - CLOSED

Wood St Shops, Mangawhai, New Zealand
+64 9-431 4051
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good31%
  • Average28%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible17%
Nov 21, 2016
“Great coffee”
Jan 17, 2016
“Good food for family”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Wood St Shops, Mangawhai, New Zealand
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Reviewed January 4, 2014

We stopped for breakfast on our way back to Auckland and found it a little disappointing. The poached eggs were overcooked, but the home made bread was tasty. Overpriced for what was offered.

1  Thank metsol
Reviewed November 22, 2013

Well, We were recommended to eat at a different establishment, but one of our party liked the look of the menu so we came here. We had a 2 yr old in the party which is not always easy in restaurants. The waitress (manager?) looked...More

2  Thank Tassiegolly
Reviewed July 27, 2013

Had a few drinks there on a Saturday night, friendly barrister lady, well made drinks but wondering why they have a policy that you can only use your credit card for purchases over $30? Seems a bit strange. I would've thought most people visiting the...More

Thank amypie71
Reviewed June 14, 2013

What a fantastic meal! The owner really understood allergies and gluten free. My daughter was in 7th heaven. We fully discussed her requirements before hand - Coeliac, with allergies and it was clear the owner understood and took extra special care with her meal. We...More

1  Thank TheAucklandPerrys
Reviewed May 13, 2013

The waitress (owner) of this restaurant was extremely rude and unfriendly from the beginning. We asked for steak to be well done, and she refused to do this, so we had to change the meal selection, we have never come across this before in NZ...More

2  Thank L B
Reviewed April 28, 2013

My wife brother and I decided to go out for diner one night, unfortunately we chose Sail Rock. Cafe. We ordered our meal and started with Garlic bread, all I can say about that is I am glad there are no such things as vampires...More

3  Thank Peter H
Reviewed March 8, 2013

6 of us had dinner at Sail Rock and regretted it. I never write reviews but I feel the need to vent my experience. The young waitress was pleasant but the two older ladies were cold and rude. Like some disgruntled old trunk-stop waitresses who...More

6  Thank SalamiAk
Reviewed February 18, 2013

There wasnt much opened in Mangawahai when we went out to eat .. around 18.00pm. We had read good reviews about this place and when we spotted it we went in to have a meal. It looked as if time had stood still. There was...More

3  Thank Nollaigglas
Reviewed January 23, 2013

We had a really poor experience - the squid was limp and tasteless (and very expensive for what it was) and my husbands dish was described as having "asian greens" which was one stringy piece of brocolli.... If you have to eat around here -...More

4  Thank Hardbitt
Reviewed December 19, 2012

My friends and I visited Mangawhai Heads to visit some family, and the first night she took us to Sail Rock Cafe. The four of us enjoyed appetizers, a main, dessert, and some beverages. We could not believe how delicious the food was. We asked...More

Thank Jacqueline D
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  • Address: Wood St Shops, Mangawhai, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Mangawhai
  • Phone Number: +64 9-431 4051
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