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Munro's Restaurant & Cafe at the RSA

€€ - €€€, Gluten Free Options
544 Maunganui Road | Mount Maunganui RSA, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3149, New Zealand
+64 7-575 4477
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
544 Maunganui Road | Mount Maunganui RSA, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3149, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ll never return. Depressing. It was limited, over cooked and completely unimaginative. My kids were not impressed either.

1  Thank Panchovilla42
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We had 10 adults and 30 teenagers and the buffet dinner which fed the boys after a long day at the pool. The entire meal was fantastic, but the unopposed winner of the dinner is the sticky date pudding, with ice cream and hot custard!!...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 29 April 2017

The chefs certainly knew their stuff. Bar and restaurant staff helpful and welcoming. Yummy scallops

Thank Janet F
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Great selection at the salad bar. No long waits for orders. Lovely not to have to clear our own plates now.

Thank Barb734
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

A lage group of us eat here for a birthday meal. . Food was nice and lots of choice on the buffet.. good value for money.

Thank CJO193
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We went as a group to the restaurant via their shuttle bus for a gold coin donation. The food was very good and of reasonable price. The history of the Bomber Command wing of the Royal Air Force made the visit more interesting.

Thank rtmgbrown
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Decided to visit after walking Mt Maunganui and having checked out on line menu, only to find that there was an eat all. Have never been a real fan of that but still enjoyed their seafood chowder. It was not as nice as the Mt...More

1  Thank Keza_WA
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Great night with delicious food, my wife and I had the buffet ,all the food tasted freshly cooked and was piping hot.The desert selection was ample and tasty, will definately return again. The Staff were friendly and efficient and the atmosphere in MUNRO'S was perfect

Thank John M
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I have eaten at the RSA restaurant for many years and it has always been alright for a club type meal. I have eaten at Munro's several times since it has become a 'restaurant' and each time I have been really disappointed with the atmosphere...More

Thank Bev D
Andrew B, Manager at Munro's Restaurant & Cafe at the RSA, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2016

Hi Bev, thank you for your feedback. I was disappointed to read that you were not happy with your recent experience. We generally never receive feedback about not having enough food which is why buffets are so popular. We do try very hard to ensure...More

Reviewed 4 December 2016

This RSA restaurant was virtually full at 6.00pm : very noisy with convivial chatter. Prices for food and drinks are reasonable and I was pleasantly surprised at the size and tenderness of my chicken.Good choice of salads with a la carte dishes and often a...More

Thank WorldWideKiwi
Andrew B, Manager at Munro's Restaurant & Cafe at the RSA, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2016

Hi Worldwidekiwi, we appreciate your review. We aim to be affordable offering a good range of comfort meals. Thank you for dining with us and we hope to host you again in the near future, regards Andrew

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Pam H
19 October 2017|
Response from andrewV3849TD | Property representative |
Hi Pam, sorry, no Munro's will be closed on Christmas Day.
14 October 2016|
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Response from andrewV3849TD | Property representative |
Sunday lunch is a bistro menu and cafe kiosk items. For functions or groups of 30 or more we can provide a buffet option. Thanks
2 September 2015|
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Response from recycled-rockandroll | Reviewed this property |
Returned Services Association. If not a member, you will need to ask someone to sig you in but that wont be a problem. If you are of the baby boomer generation, you will enjoy the company and social gatherings, as well as... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 544 Maunganui Road | Mount Maunganui RSA, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3149, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga  >  Mount Maunganui
  • Phone Number: +64 7-575 4477
  • E-mail
Munro's is an affordable family friendly venue available to everyone for lunch and dinner. We have a wide variety of food offerings during the day, from ready made cabinet food to a more substantial menu and buffet options complimented by expresso coffee and tea. An outside deck area also takes advantage of the great weather here in the Bay. In the evening we have a carvery buffet available as well as a menu operating to satisfy most appetites. We pride ourselves as an easy going, friendly environment offering a wide range of affordable meal options, fully licensed and with plenty of FREE parking.
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