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Number 8 Cafe - CLOSED

8 Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
+64 7-929 7419
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
Mar 26, 2014
“A little gem!”
Jul 6, 2013
“Good food, Good value”
Restaurant Hours Closed
International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
8 Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
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Reviewed June 27, 2012

food great and excellant service quite nice surroundings the menu is very well explained to what you are getting. very well worth a visit have been more than once and every time cant fault

Thank Carnut5
Reviewed March 29, 2012

Absolutely loved Number 8! - Looking forward to going back again soon.... Wonderful attention to detail. Would highly recommend to anyone wanting a lovely meal out in Mount Maunganui!

Thank Susie B
Reviewed March 27, 2012

The food was well presented and had a nice taste. Burger was on one side cold but still good enough to eat like that. Portions where a bit small. Service not really attentive but ok.

Thank Monika G
Reviewed March 7, 2012

One of the best, if not the best, restaurant in the Tauranga / Mt Maunganui region. We have lived here for four years now and struggle to find decent restaurants. The host/owner is friendly and welcoming and will talk you through all of the dishes...More

Thank shelleykiwi
Reviewed March 4, 2012

We were a group of 5 family members, meeting for brunch at this cafe. As it was a pleasant morning, around 10am, we had a table outside, with a large umbrella for shade. Plenty of choices on the brunch/lunch menu, and I was relieved to...More

Thank MCJ66
number8james, Owner at Number 8 Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2012

MCJ66 Thankyou for your review of Number 8 Restaurant & Cafe. Superb to see some local feedback on the site. Many thanks. James

Reviewed February 21, 2012

Outstanding food and service in the Mt. The menu is really diverse and without a dout has something for everyone.

Thank Bidstar
Reviewed January 26, 2012

Amazing restaurant, excellent food service and ambience...

1  Thank Kellie505
Reviewed November 28, 2011

We went there on a Friday night with a friend of ours from the South Island. The meals were just fantastic. I had the ceviche trio for entrée (the octopus was so fresh!), the beef fillet for main (the thin crust of black pepper and...More

Thank max_1966
Reviewed November 6, 2011

We found this place conveniently located to our place of lodging. Since we were travelling with a 2 year old, we tend to eat early and beat the evening crowd, so we had the restaurant to ourselves. The waiters were falling over themselves to accomodate...More

1  Thank Hugo M
Reviewed October 29, 2011

We went to Number 8 for dinner and had a wonderful meal. My husband had the mixed seafood spoons for an entrée and I had the pan seared scallops which were amazing, so full of flavour. For our mains my husband enjoyed the eye fillet...More

1  Thank tuataraTaupo_NZ
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$2 - $29
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga  >  Mount Maunganui
  • Phone Number: +64 7-929 7419
We regret to advise that No.8 Cafe, Restaurant & Bar, is now closed due to our lease expiring!!Thank you to all my supporters and regular customers over the past year it was so lovely to have you all come and enjoy our great range of food we had to offer. I wish you all well for the future and thanks again for your support. Regards Kirsty-Restaurant Owner/ Manager
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