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Legends Restaurant

$$ - $$$, , International
1 Joyces Road | Paihia Ex-Servicemens Club, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 9-402 6037
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“roast beef” (10 reviews)
“salad” (53 reviews)
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Bar, New Zealand, International, Contemporary, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 Joyces Road | Paihia Ex-Servicemens Club, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 314 reviews

Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Four of us dined and had a variety of dishes. Entrees mains and deserts were very tasty and generous. Prices were extremely reasonable and staff were very friendly and helpful. Great value! Would definitely return.

1  Thank Marg22
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is part of the ex serviceman club we have been here before but this time the food was average only the meal was only just warm food selection of menu. We watched a staff member drying cutlery with a filthy tea towel put...More

Thank Patrick W
Reviewed May 2, 2018

From the lovely Aunty on the door, to the kitchen staff who were super knowledgeable about coeliacs, this was one of the best dinners I've had out in ages. A hint - given its a buffet for veges and salad, you probably dont need the...More

Thank Mel-Kiwi_NZ
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Not your normal RSA restaurant! they have a great menu, big portions and superb choices. very popular with locals and tourists alike.

1  Thank KerryJPayne
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Your normal RSA fare...Good food,Great service,Pleasant hospitality.... A great way to start Bingo Nite with a relaxing meal & drinks

Thank Phil P
Reviewed April 14, 2018

Really unusual concept-considered a club, you have to sign in as guests, purchase your drinks downstairs and then up to the restaurant which is self serve and you bus your own tables. Warm sides to select from and a salad bar. My husband had the...More

Thank Lauren C
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Great value place to eat at the back of town. We had a fabulous shared entree platter for $9.50, roast pork and calamari for mains-help yourself to salad or veggies. Drinks were cheap too! We’ll be back!

Thank jillreading08
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Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

After reading others’ reviews we went to Legends for dinner. We were not disappointed! It was just as others described. It’s tucked away along a road off main road but worth finding. Friendly staff who sign you in. Glasses kept cool for drinks at bar,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Very friendly staff, comfortable restaurant and excellent food. I had the roast beef dinner, which was freshly cooked. Couldn't fault it

Thank philipbach01
Reviewed March 18, 2018

Went here for a low key night. Great service and yummy food. I would recommend the mussles and the very tasty desserts.

Thank wendog28
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Questions & Answers
December 17, 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from krave123 | Property representative |
Yes we do. we have a Roast everynight of the week.
December 17, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Kevin J | Reviewed this property |
I was an attendee so I had a roast dinner on a Tuesday night I think there is a regular roast every night
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Television, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Joyces Road | Paihia Ex-Servicemens Club, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 6037
  • E-mail
Legends Restaurant in Paihia's Ex Service Men's Club re-opened under new management in November 2012. Clint & Sasha bring many years of hospitality experience and enthusiasm to their new venture providing delicious food and friendly service for the whole family.
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