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The Oyster Inn

) #2 of 7 Restaurants in Oneroa $$ - $$$ Seafood, European,
124 Ocean View Road, Oneroa, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
+64 9-372 2222
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (203 reviews)
“swordfish” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
124 Ocean View Road, Oneroa, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We came at 3 pm and they still served the lunch special , that's fish and chips with a craft beer . I asked for local oysters and they were very fresh and tasty . But we were on the road so wouldn't dare to...More

Thank welcon
Reviewed 5 days ago

This a restaurant with a great vibe, nice decor, friendly atmosphere, great service and very good food. In fact, the local Te Matuku oysters - 2 for 1 special! - were the best I have ever eaten - natural, plump, fresh and juicy - we...More

Thank B B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an evening meal.... thought the menu was a bit limited ie. not alot of non sea food options... however what we had a was nice the oyster were a bit pricey though when we compared it to other restaurants. The staff were fun and...More

1  Thank andreandshell
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and service on a sunny Monday looking over the water. Recommendations by the Maitre D was spot on!

Thank Amosa T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came for lunch with my parents last week. We were not disappointed. We had 1 market fish and 2 lots of fish and chips (triple cooked chips) It was all lovely. Very fresh and well presented. The chips were very crunchy and not greasy....More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with the family and we shared a plate of a dozen Oysters, although I didn't eat any the feedback from our group was that they were amazing and the service from the staff was top notch. They also had great sides and a...More

Thank Hayden Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We watched the sunset from the balcony whilst listening to a little jazz band on a Sunday afternoon enjoying the local oysters and fish - OMG they were amazing. The staff - Rosie was just brillant and really made our day there. It was just...More

Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this place through tripadvisor and I think the reviews here are pretty acurate. They have great oysters! You should definitely try Waiheke oysters. The best I had in my life...

Thank Maria D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect sundowner on the terrace with Te Matuku oysters and local brews and Waiheke wine. Very friendly.

Thank BarryOilyDave
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located in the heart of Oneroa, we enjoyed the some of the best oysters NZ has to offer. My wife and I tried the Bluff oyster, oysters from Coromandel and local ones. The verdict is split as my wife rated the local oyster the best,...More

Thank 1956George
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Westcoastboy181
How far is this restaurant from the ferry from Auckland and are taxis readily available?
February 25, 2017|
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Response from RavensRetribution | Reviewed this property |
It's in Oneroa - the main town area closest to the ferry (Matiatia - not the car ferry at Kennedy Point). You can walk into town in 15-20min or there are taxis and buses at the ferry and in town you can grab.
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Katie C
What time is your bar and restaurant open until each night?
November 24, 2016|
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Response from Jax88London | Property representative |
Open 7 days daily from noon summe season (labour day to Anzac Day). In winter season we are open 6 days daily from noon, Wednesday to Monday. (Closed Tuesdays). Cheers
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sistajo_nz
Hi. How do we get to the restaurant if we come on the ferry? Bernie
April 22, 2016|
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Response from Jax88London | Property representative |
Hi, you can jump on either bus that meets the Fullers Ferries and get off in Oneroa village - we are across from the Wine Centre. Or catch a taxi, just a short 3 minute drive. Or you can walk up will take about 20 minutes on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Ocean View Road, Oneroa, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Waiheke Island  >  Oneroa
  • Phone Number: +64 9-372 2222
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Description
Just 40 minutes from Auckland but a world away, The Oyster Inn is the perfect escape from Auckland, whether for just a night, a weekend or longer. The Inn features a large restaurant & bar, a beach boutique, a private event space three luxuriously simple guest rooms. Opened in 2012, The Oyster Inn has gained local and international attention, being featured on Travel & Leisure's 2013 IT List and Metro's Top 50 Restaurants. With a gorgeous but unpretentious interior by designer Katie Lockhart, The Oyster Inn has fast become one of the island's most popular restaurants.
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