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Blue Restaurant - CLOSED

4 Marine Parade, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average28%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
8 Feb 2016
“Was good”
17 Mar 2015
“Blue'min good food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
4 Marine Parade, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

Was great but new staff don't understand the mount people. We would walk up the mount and call in there for a snack and a beer.. But turned away as we were not staying for a meal. Tables free and we were pushed aside. The...More

Thank jjkolk
Reviewed 17 March 2015

We took a table on the small patio not far from the open flame heater on a balmy summer evening and enjoyed a three course meal in a lovely friendly atmosphere. The food was substantial and tasty and the choice was varied and interesting. It...More

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 7 January 2015

It was a cold blowy night but it was warm inside the oxygen plastic tent where we sat. Meals were expensive and trying to be placed after booking was abit of a worry...seems one cannot do 2 things at once! Anyway after 5 minutes we...More

Thank TheAngryAnt
Reviewed 29 October 2014 via mobile

The place was all just kinda blah, The food was pretty much perfect! Apart from a 50min wait but was totally worth it once i recieved my food Top work chef, was dissapointed as the wait staff did not let me know there was a...More

Thank progolfer77
Reviewed 11 October 2014

My first trip through NZ I happened across Mt. Maunganui and randomly picked Blue Restaurant. They fed us a wonderful breakfast which was complimented by a great view of the ocean as we were lucky enough to get a table by the front. So for...More

Thank TASlum
Reviewed 10 August 2014

why would I return here given the plethora or options at the Mt? The service was good, the staff were friendly, the steak was pretty much perfectly cooked... but there was no real "x-factor" to make the experience highly memorable. I will return - probably...More

Thank Palmytaff
Reviewed 15 October 2013

We were there only for afternoon snacks and a beer, but were pleasantly surprised about the quality of the food. There were enough beer varieties to please most every palate, but the real treat were the snacks. We had the dip combo which included generous...More

Thank roystotts
Reviewed 22 August 2013 via mobile

Be prepared to wait ! Went for breakfast on a Sunday morning at 10 we got seemed our food at 11.30. What upset me was not the wait as such . It was the fact that waiting staff failed to acknowledge that the waiting time...More

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 8 May 2013

I keep going back to Blue but tried for the first time the Blue Caesar salad with chicken. The chicken was more spicy than expected but was delicious. The salad was fresh and well proportioned with a great dressing. Well done Blue! The staff very...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 30 March 2013

Interesting to read the mixed reviews - we went twice in one day and based on our experience - highly recommend Blue. My wife and I both had Eggs Benedict for brunch, sitting outside in the sun, enjoying the view and reading the paper. Staff...More

Thank John S
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Marine Parade, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga  >  Mount Maunganui
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