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The Marina Restaurant

€€€€French, , European
1 Vogel Street | Marina Park, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
+64 6-868 5919
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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French, New Zealand, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1 Vogel Street | Marina Park, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did not expect to find such a delightful restaurant in Gisborne - what a treasure. The menu offers meat and fish; the wine list is great and the staff is able to make expert suggestions. The restaurant is quiet and perfect for a long...More

Thank ChicagoFred
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked not knowing it was a special menu celebrating French food It was a simultaneous event celebrated over 5 continents “ Gout de France” and par excellence it was. 5 courses with a kir royale, all beautifully prepared and served in true French style....More

Thank LynnHatch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We would come to Gisborne just for this restaurant! We were here this time for 14th Feb, so for valentine's Day, the set dinner was superb. I couldn't eat it all, but my husband did.

Thank Ranipuss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely birthday dinner at The Marina restaurant! I would definitely recommend this restaurant. The food is really good and the service is just perfect. Try it and you will not be disappointed.

Thank antoinekarp29
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great menu and wine list. Food was plated to a high standard and flavors were fantastic. If your looking for a top experience this is worth a visit.

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 10 February 2018

This delightful venue is situation on the river in Gisborne. The food is top quality and the Staff were very attentive. We had such a lovely evening and I would recommend this venue.

Thank Pokeno8
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Friday night dinner. Nice simple french inspired menu. Food was well prepared and towards silver service style. An ok regional wine list and we enjoyed our fish with a good bottle of Gisborne Bridge Estate chardonnay. Book ahead recommended although was quite quiet on the...More

Thank Nick G
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

I rarely give anyplace a perfect review however this was as good as it gets. Best meal we have had in New Zealand all the way through. Great appetizers through dessert. Clearly they have great chefs. Not a bite that was not perfect. Cannot go...More

Thank Barry W
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful premises, excellent service and a fantastic menu executed welll. Their $28 two course lunch is also hard to bet. Can’t fault.

Thank nicolealexander1
Reviewed 19 January 2018

This was a real surprise in Gisborne, high class dining in a relaxed setting overlooking the river, but with excellent attention and table service. 3 of our party had the fish of the day - John Dory - it looked beautiful and they all confirmed...More

1  Thank Gillian C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Vogel Street | Marina Park, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Gisborne Region  >  Gisborne
  • Phone Number: +64 6-868 5919
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Ultimate fine dining in Gisborne- Michelin Style Dining, Bistro style lunches
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