We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Legends Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
New Zealand, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1 Joyces Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 9-402 6037
Website
Today
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

225 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 218: English reviews
Puketona, null, New Zealand
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016

good place for great tucker. quick and easy, nice salad bar and friendly staff. would good back anytime

Helpful?
1 Thank Ed L
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

Change of staff since our last visit Oct 2015 Had gone down hill so much so that we stopped dining there. BUT....this year, it was fabulous. Staff very warm and welcoming and meals were very good indeed

Helpful?
2 Thank edmart847
Bay of Islands
Level Contributor
19 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

We always dine here and unfortunately this is the worst service we have had yes it's Monday members night and yes we phoned ahead for a reservation at 7pm which we arrived 5 minutes order by 7:10pm for 10 adults and 2 kids waited until 8:20 for meal to come out.

Helpful?
Thank Tweetz1610
Ireland
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Top quality food, great atmosphere, superb service; an overall fantastic experience. Such wonderful flavours, presentation was outstanding and the friendly service topped it all off. Best value for money in Northland. We will definitely go back.

Helpful?
Thank brickensontour
Richmond, Nsw
Level Contributor
29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

We went on a Sunday evening and thoroughly enjoyed the roast with beautifully cooked, fresh vegetables.

Helpful?
Thank ChrissyRichmond_NSW
Kendal, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

What an amazing place . The quality of the food is outstanding and the prices so low. We went 2 nights running and would've gone again but we were moving on. The people we so lovely and friendly too. An amazing find.

Helpful?
Thank Gill300361
Level Contributor
36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

Decided to go for Sunday roast there, good choice! It's not really a restaurant, so don't expect waiters, yet their food is fresh and tasty and deserts delicious! I've been there quite early, so no problem to get the table, yet around 6.30 it got really busy - and it seems that most of those people were locals. I'm going... More 

Helpful?
Thank IvyAnd324
Feilding, New Zealand
Level Contributor
50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

Tender roast beef, as much veges as you can eat and a good glass of Oyster Bay Sav foer $6.50. Beat that. Amazing. Auntie welcomed us & found us a good table. You would be crazy not to go there

Helpful?
Thank Grant F
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
65 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016

In the RSA Club; staff were very pleasant - $21 for a Roast Beef and $8 for a range of (nice) puddings - nothing remarkable but good plain food in a busy cafe type setting...great for Sunday lunch!

Helpful?
Thank jack c
Hamilton
Level Contributor
57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Had an average meal here but I did enjoy the steak. Not especially well priced though usually in a club place like this the meals are very reasonably priced but nothing on the menu was especially reasonable apart from the roast. Lots of Veges and salads to choose from for you to add to your main meal. I enjoyed these... More 

Helpful?
Thank denisemj62

Travelers who viewed Legends Restaurant also viewed

 
Paihia, Bay of Islands
Paihia, Bay of Islands
 
Paihia, Bay of Islands
Paihia, Bay of Islands
 

Been to Legends Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$18
Cuisine
New Zealand, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Joyces Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 6037
Description
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.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Legends Restaurant and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
Javea, Spain
3 months ago
Javea, Spain
3 months ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Legends Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?