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The Pear Tree

$$ - $$$
European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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215 Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri 0230, New Zealand
+64 9-407 8479
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10:00 am - 11:45 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 11:45 pm
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New Zealand
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The view was spectacular. Food was not good. I have ordered a crispy calamari dish and my calamari were like a cupboard, chewy and not crispy at all. My Asian slaw did not have any dressing and was just a test less shredded cabbage mess. A Vietnamese dipping sauce did not have much flavour ( just lots of chili). Four... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in Kerikeri on a Saturday afternoon and a friend recommended that we stop at the pear tree for wine. We had a glass of wine and their local bread and cheese plate?It was delicious! Not busy at all, but it was right before dinner so I'm sure we missed the crowd. The staff was so friendly and helpful,... More 

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Thank khall285
Kerikeri, New Zealand
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth a visit while at the stone store. Only problem is it is just too popular. LOL lots of parking, nice to go for a coffee or lunch after going to the stone store.

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Thank Vivienne K
Yorkshire
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64 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well cooked food with a good choice of menu and very pleasant staff. We ate on the veranda, overlooking the river which was delightful. The restaurant is in a lovely location with easy parking.

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Thank harold59
Kerikeri, New Zealand
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A gorgeous place for a weekend brunch, special lunch or romantic dinner. The food is always excellent, the service friendly and the setting on the water always makes for a pleasant dining experience.

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Thank Alice A
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The setting & location is lovely. Have eaten there a couple of times and the food is ok. Unfortunately each time we have been there we found the staff very miserable as if they don't want to be there and it feels unfriendly. The food was put down in front of us without any manners and lots of leaning across... More 

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Thank 171dee
Hamilton, New Zealand
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

The balcony at Pear Tree was certainly a beautiful spot to enjoy a long lunch with my wife over Labour weekend. The food was superb, complimented with great beer and wine. The service was good without being outstanding. We had to go and ask for more drinks and waited for a dessert menu without it ever arriving, so we would... More 

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Thank Braveheart14
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43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

The location and setting really do set the mood at this resturant. . . The food is of great quality and the matches of flavours are varried. . And the service is fantastic. .

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Thank JCH1986
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

Really nice location, just across the road from the Stone Shop. Great atmosphere in the restaurant and a wonderful deck area that would be perfect in Summer. Service was very friendly. I ate the Sirloin steak, which was perfectly cooked, but it was the accompaniments that really made the dish and the Silverbeet side dish was also a great pick.... More 

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Thank Luke M
Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

Delicious dinner and dessert - well presented, perfectly cooked steak, melt in your mouth sticky date pudding. Great setting and location - made for a fantastic evening! Will be back when in Kerikeri.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri 0230, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Kerikeri
  • Phone Number: +64 9-407 8479

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?