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Schnappa Rock

Tutukaka Marina, Tutukaka 0173, New Zealand
+64 9-434 3774
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“mussels” (37 reviews)
“pork belly” (17 reviews)
“tiramisu” (7 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Tutukaka Marina, Tutukaka 0173, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 436 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place to go for meals. Rustic and cosy with great service. Food is amazing and. Dry generous portions. Definitely coming back.

Thank marielouisej282
Reviewed 6 days ago

We sought out what appeared to be an iconic café in favour of breakfast at our hotel, and ended up wondering why. I can't think of anywhere better for lunch in the sun or an afternoon drink, but breakfast was very average, particularly as our...More

Thank donmalcolm
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped for lunch when travelling in the area. Ordered fish & chips. The portion was generous, with serving of salad with dish. Chips was tasty and crunchy. Fish (hapuka) was beautifully cooked in light batter, pipping hot for a cold day and very tasty. We...More

Thank RiverstoneLodg
Reviewed 1 week ago

This places never always delivers good service, food and ambience. I have been several times now and Nick and his team do such a wonderful job of looking after their customers. Came here for dinner and breakfast, totally recommend Schnappa Rock.

Thank Lorraine J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this restaurant 2 weeks ago. It is off season in this location but this did not reflect in the food and service in any way. It was excellent and we will return without any hesitation. Cold wet night outdoors but warmth indoors from...More

Thank LorRog
Reviewed June 16, 2017

Enjoyed our meals here immensely. Excellent service and great decor. Would love to come back on a weekend as I imagine the place would be really buzzing.

Thank Trish F
Reviewed June 2, 2017

Excellent attentive service and food was devine. Friendly atmosphere and we were always asked how each course was!

Thank Andrea W
Reviewed May 22, 2017

We've been here on several occasions and have always enjoyed our meals - a find in the small Marina village and obviously popular with locals. This time I had perfectly pan fried snapper accompanied by an interesting and very fresh salad. Husband enjoyed his chicken...More

Thank josied1
Reviewed May 21, 2017

With a Pacific Island feel, this restaurant/bar is situated right by the Tutukata Harbour and must rock on a summer evening... we unfortunately visited on an overcast day. Menu good, service good, decor/ambience and ouitdoor area very good. Toilets let the place down a bit,...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

We visited Schnappa Rock for dinner and breakfast as a large group. The service was really friendly and the food was really tasty. We also did not have any issues with the timing of our food. The venue is rather unique which adds to the...More

Thank TAG29
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$9 - $26
Cuisine
Bar, Seafood, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tutukaka Marina, Tutukaka 0173, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Tutukaka
  • Phone Number: +64 9-434 3774
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Description
On the Marina in Tutukaka, gateway to the Poor Knights Marine Reserve. Schnappa Rock offer a unique dining experience in lovely setting. Open 7 Days from 8am
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