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The Lincoln

) #5 of 28 Restaurants in Whangamata $$ - $$$ , European,
501 Port Road, Whangamata 3620, New Zealand
+64 7-865 6338
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (14 reviews)
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Bar, European, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
501 Port Road, Whangamata 3620, New Zealand
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Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

Had s great summer evening with s couple of ciders Staff were very friendly and obliging, happily cleaned up from an accidental spillage. Dining areas were shined clean also floor surfaces. Although I didn't eat at the time what I saw came from the kitchen...More

Thank tracey2382
Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

We arrived with 3 families, no booking and we had 9 children who had spend the whole day at the beach and were far from best form! The staff were amazing and went out of there way to accomodate us and the children were happy...More

Thank NZtravelbug22
Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

Went here in the first week of January. Food is okay, same with the service. I ordered poached eggs on toast. Eggs were over cooked along with other poached eggs ordered by other people in my group. My definition of overcooked is the yolk was...More

Thank Will H
Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

Always look forward to coming here when on holiday have never had a bad experience food always elite with exceptional customer service deffently a place to visit when on holiday recommend booking as its very very popular you don't Wana miss out A+

Thank melissamU3090IZ
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

We called into The Lincoln for dinner while on holiday. The restaurant was very busy but we were promptly provided a table. A carafe of water came out straight away along with the menus. We were asked for our orders within 5 minutes and our...More

Thank Adderleigh
Reviewed January 8, 2017

I ordered my steak well done which I know a lot of Chefs dont like, however, it came out bleeding and was rare. I sent it back to have it cooked a bit longer and it came back medium rare, pink instead of red but...More

Thank Margit B
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Good food and good service on the Main Street. Ideal for lunch or dinner for the whole family. Service was quick and friendly with good variety of choices in the menu

Thank BernieJcarter
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Awesome live music, friendly staff, great atmosphere all round. Ordered the chicken breast main which was delicious if not slightly dry but ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ . Followed by the chocolate cake dessert which was also delicious. Great flavours throughout both. Cannot recommend this place more! *only comment...More

Thank HelaDoevendans
Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

Great coffee, great breakfast and great position. Looking out to the world go past. Great service from great staff

Thank gcnz
Reviewed January 4, 2017

We really only called in for a drink and snack but was very pleasant. Live music middle of the afternoon with a good spot outdoors to people watch. A good selection of beer on tap and topped off by live music. A duo playing a...More

Thank Shayne M
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November 15, 2015|
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Yes thats fine as long as it well mannered and on a lead ☺
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, European, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Port Road, Whangamata 3620, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Whangamata
  • Phone Number: +64 7-865 6338
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The Lincoln is a lively, must-visit café/bar/restaurant when in Whangamata, popular surfing mecca of New Zealand and one of the most popular beach resorts around. The Lincoln specialises in craft beers, often introducing new and exciting craft beers both local and imported. They have Boundary Road, Wild Buck & Bouncing Czech beers to name a few, and have a beer to suit every taste.The Lincoln serve delicious food from varied menus which change seasonally, have fresh seafood daily, and also serve weekend brunch and burgers. Try their massive popular Woodstock Bourbon Pork Ribs, and wide selection of steaks from the Butchers Block menu.The Lincoln has regular DJ's and live music, so watch or phone for details of what they have on in the coming weeks. The Lincoln is a popular venue for private functions all year round, such as weddings, birthday celebrations, or work functions, so call us and discuss your individual preferences. We can also do out-catering if you prefer to have your celebration at your place.With its great location right in the centre of the main street, indoor and outdoor seating in the sunny climate of Whangamata, The Lincoln is a popular place for all ages to visit, whether it is for coffee or a drink, café snacks, lunch, brunch or dinner
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