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Cambells Steak & Ale House - CLOSED

10 Campbell Street, Whitianga, New Zealand
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible19%
Apr 29, 2015
“Pretty nice place”
Mar 30, 2015
“Brings new meaning to the word "worst"”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Steakhouse, Pub
10 Campbell Street, Whitianga, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed April 29, 2015

The structure of the restaurant is pretty vintage, is really nice. The food is good, the service is great and location is perfect.

Thank Sophia W
Reviewed March 30, 2015

It is a crime that places this bad exist. But what's more insulting is that tourists go here (its a tourist town after all) and get treated this way. the food covered three main areas of disappointment, firstly it was horrifically expensive secondly it was...More

6  Thank missrepresentation
Reviewed February 5, 2015

I am ashamed as a New Zealander that this standard of dining is being offered to our overseas tourists. Not cheap, run by amateur cook/barstaff, shocking food meant I didn't even want to give the restaurant even a one star. Mussels dish supposedly with coconut...More

3  Thank Rob A
Reviewed January 30, 2015

I Have never had to write a review before, but had to after going to this place! Owners . need to do a kiwi host course ASAP before this place gets shut down and they damage our tourist industry. The only service we received consisted...More

1  Thank ExploreNZ123
Reviewed January 30, 2015

Food was very poor. The Garlic bread had no garlic and tasted re-heated to me. The steaks had a strange taste to them. Mine tasted soapy and another in our group used the words smelt like rubber. The sides were even worse. The mushroom sauce...More

Thank Clonnan
Reviewed January 30, 2015

On a Saturday evening a poor meal was served - but at the kind of prices for which good food and service could be expected. One of two steaks arrived undercooked in comparison to the other and consisting of 50% gristle and fat. Very disappointing....More

1  Thank PadreJohn
Reviewed January 27, 2015

The steak was delicious and cooked perfectly. When it eventually arrived. To be fair, it was a busy holiday weekend, we were warned that there would be a delay, and the staff were very apologetic. But even after taking a 30 minute walk after ordering,...More

1  Thank Sasgrrl
Reviewed January 21, 2015

Service average....food average, when you pay $30 for a steak you'd think you'd get some gravy with it....but no that's extra! Better places in Whitianga to eat.

1  Thank Blackwolf944
Reviewed January 1, 2015

Worst food ever! Over priced, bad service.. Waited for a good 50mins for lunch then it was disgusting! Good for a beer if your prepared to wait in a 20 minute line..... Bad bad bad!

1  Thank beachbabes00
Reviewed December 31, 2014

The ambience in this restaurant is soothing and comfortable. The Menu caters for steak lovers although fish and other dishes are offered. Seating is available on three levels. Television screens are dotted about on the rustic timber walls. A shuttle service was available while we...More

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Restaurant Details

Steakhouse, Pub
Open Hours
2:00 AM - 12:00 AM
2:00 AM - 12:00 AM
2:00 AM - 12:00 AM
2:00 AM - 12:00 AM
2:00 AM - 12:00 AM
2:00 AM - 12:00 AM
2:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Campbell Street, Whitianga, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Whitianga
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