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Marvel Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$Seafood, ,
1 Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-377 8828
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (50 reviews)
“duck sliders” (5 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Grill, New Zealand, Bar, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1 Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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51 - 60 of 402 reviews

Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

When all of the other restaurants on the harbor were saying how dare you that you not have reservations, they were welcoming. Let me tell you, this restaurant had food as tasty as these reservation places I have been to in the past. The main...More

Thank Megan S
Reviewed March 10, 2017

The service was slow and the waiter did not write down our order and we think this contributed to the on going problems. We waited half an hour for our food. Our garlic bread came with the rest of the meal rather than as a...More

Thank RachBrucie
Alisdair-Marvel, Owner at Marvel Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your dining experience at Marvel Grill. We take feedback very seriously and hope you can provide me with a date and description of your waitperson so that we may follow this up. Please accept...More

Reviewed March 5, 2017

Great location with views of harbour and plenty to do around the area. 10 minutes walk from Queen Street. The Pork Belly Ribs just melted in my mouth and the flavours were almost orgasmic. The staff were very professional and the water and wine glasses...More

Thank timhamilton
Alisdair-Marvel, Owner at Marvel Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2017

Thank you so very much for taking the time out to review Marvel Grill North Wharf. It is extremely heart warming to us that you so enjoyed your food the chefs work very hard on those ribs and are thrilled you liked the dish. We...More

Reviewed March 2, 2017

Lovely setting watching the boats coming and going. We enjoyed the tuna tostada and the vegetable salad was better than most. Banana split yum, but cheese selection limited.More

Thank Ranipuss
Alisdair-Marvel, Owner at Marvel Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2017

Thank you for your review we so appreciate your feedback. We love the view too we never tire of watching the action on the harbour. I will look at the cheeseboard thank you for comments. We hope to see you in the near future at...More

Reviewed March 2, 2017

First off I have to say that the view of the harbour was fantastic. I'm glad we were seated undercover as it was a very warm day. We were there for a birthday celebration. The service was very slow. Drinks took ages to come. We...More

Thank mrsbanno
Alisdair-Marvel, Owner at Marvel Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to provide us with feedback. It is simply unacceptable that your children’s meal came out after the adults I can assure you this is not the norm. I am afraid we have several new members of team...More

Reviewed March 1, 2017

This is an amazing restaurant in a stunning location with sea views. I enjoyed the Zucchini Fritters and Tea Smoked Salmon. The atmosphere was friendly and vibrant. I would recommend it to anyone.More

Thank BrittanyDaniel
Alisdair-Marvel, Owner at Marvel Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2017

Thank you so very much for taking the time to write this review, we are thrilled you enjoyed your experience at Marvel Grill North Wharf. We very much hope to see you in the near future. Wishing you a wonderful day and many thanks. Warmest...More

Reviewed March 1, 2017

Went here for a work lunch and it was pretty packed so thought the food would take ages, but it came out super fast and it was the best steak I've had in ages! Warm plates, great, attentive service. I highly recommend!More

Thank Jill L
Alisdair-Marvel, Owner at Marvel Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2017

Dear Jill, Thank you so very much for your review. We appreciate the time you have taken to do so. The chefs and wait staff are thrilled that you enjoyed your dining experience. Please do let me know when you plan to visit I would...More

Reviewed March 1, 2017

Came to Marvel Grill for a birthday and had a great meal! Started with the platter which was perfect way to start. We all ordered steak and each one was cooked perfectly. Had the chicken caesar salad as well as some beautiful sides. Dessert was...More

Thank Priscilla S
Alisdair-Marvel, Owner at Marvel Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2017

Thank you so very much for your review. We appreciate the time you have taken to do so. I am delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience and have relayed your comments to the chef. I very much hope you will join us at Marvel...More

Reviewed March 1, 2017

Went to Marvel after a show at the new ASB Waterfront Theatre, very handy, just a 2 minute walk. Menu is varied and covers virtually all options and reasonable prices. Great range of options in the bar too for Wine, Beers and Spirits

Thank Mike S
Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

Four of us ate breakfast here last Sunday. The staff were very friendly but clearly not coping well with the number of customers. We had to ask for several things. I enjoyed the eggs Benedict with salmon. My friend was less keen on the French...More

Thank CFMM59
Alisdair-Marvel, Owner at Marvel Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2017

Thank you for your review we so appreciate you taking the time to provide us with feedback. I am terribly sorry you did not receive the service you so deserved on this particular Sunday several staff were unwell this of course no excuse and I...More

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Justine C
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Response from Alisdair-Marvel | Property representative |
Yes we do, we are a very wheelchair friendly restaurant. No steps, curbs or obstructions of any sort - apart from busy waiters 😀 We look forward to seeing you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$11 - $32
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-377 8828
  • E-mail
Description
The vision of Marvel Grill is to provide the best New Zealand products, give attentive and knowledgeable service and to provide the best waterfront location for our customers. We strive to locate and discover the story of all our produce providing only the best purveyors and traceable responsible products. Our spotlight is on the animals from the land and sea and where it has been derived from. We showcase the farmers and fishermen that have passion and devotion to their animals as well as fine products offered around the country. We have one of the best waterfront locations to enjoy the freshest seafood coming straight off the boats right in front of the restaurant.
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