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Splash Bar - CLOSED

50 Marsden Road, Paihia, New Zealand
+64 9-402 5069
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible20%
Mar 9, 2016
“Staff so rude ”
Mar 8, 2016
“New Owner”
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Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 Marsden Road, Paihia, New Zealand
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61 - 70 of 136 reviews

Reviewed January 4, 2015

Yes, it's across the street from the beach...but everything on the menu is expensive and the servings are very small...drinks are crazy priced too...to be fair everything is expensive in this town...but our food was just OK and the portions very small (fish and chips...one...More

Thank Patpv
Reviewed January 3, 2015

The bar staff and bouncers were great but the Manager very rude and shouldn't be in the hospitality business! Needs to go on an extensive customer service course!!

6  Thank StageGirly
Reviewed January 2, 2015

We went to this place on NYE, yes it is one of Paihia's busiest nights, but this place wasn't that busy. The manager of this establishment was rude and condescending right from the beginning. However the bar staff were great! The place also needs a...More

6  Thank CHCTravelAgent
Reviewed November 16, 2014

We had lunch off the sidewalk blackboard menu,whitebait fritters because we had heard about and never eaten them.We were very impressed with our luch and also enjoyed a couple of cold schooners of ale.We'll be back next time we visit.

Thank mmatheson
Reviewed November 15, 2014

Very grumpy manager. No respect for the customer. Would not return. Might want to learn some customer service skills.

6  Thank kiwi90929496
Reviewed November 5, 2014

We always stop here when we visit the bay of Islands, whether it be for a cold beer or a snack or just to take in the magnificent views, so relaxing .

Thank 136Bren
Reviewed November 3, 2014

The ribs and pulled pork are both specialties of this Sports Bar, casual eatery opposite the Bay. The deal comes with a glass of wine or beer as well. The ribs were melt in your mouth variety and had honey added to the mix. The...More

Thank Pauline K
Reviewed November 1, 2014

This place only recently has opened for breakfast. What a great little place with the food and service can compete with any other in town. Very reasonable in price and the Italian chef made the eggs to our request. Does not happen in too many...More

Thank Klaus W
Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

With the beautiful vibe and outdoor ambience of this bar my friends and I were immediately drawn to watch the game in this gorgeous location. Very friendly service from the bar attendees and an awesome vibe from this place all round! Very intrigued and loved...More

Thank Alisha G
Reviewed October 4, 2014

The service here was great. We ordered a meal and it was pretty quick in coming. It was a quiet night so we got to enjoy our casual meal and watch some rugby.

Thank ngahuia n
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Scenic view, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Marsden Road, Paihia, New Zealand (Formerly Mako Beach Bar)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 5069
  • E-mail
Rayz on the Bay Pub Food & Bar located on Paihia's waterfront serving up New Zealand & international beers, watch all your sport LIVE with us, wine & dine your self with simple fresh local food from seafood to salads & everyones favorite crispy fish n chips & classic hamburgers overlooking Russell & the bay, family friendly & fun for all ages.
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