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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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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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French, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1 Vogel Street | Marina Park, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
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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
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Went here w other friends on the last night of 2017. Great service without been over the top. White table cloth place which I always think adds a touch of ‘special’. Food was great- we had a 5 course tasting menu which was excellent. We...More

Thank Pat E
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful restaurant in a lovely setting - the food was delicious- I had the duck breast for mains which was succulent- one of my friends and I chose two different desserts ( one fruity and one chocolatey) and shared - Devine Great...More

Thank gaelynm
Reviewed 7 December 2017

The food was soooo tasty. Presented like a Masterchef meal and like Masterchef a little on the small size. Lovely position by the rivers away from the town centre.

Thank Kiwiglobetroter
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Starting with the wonderful location, perched on the banks of the Turanganui and Waimata rivers; one can be seated and watch the westerly sun set over the water as you enjoy fine dining. Stephan, the Head chef has created a stunning menu that showcases the...More

Thank tjrollinsonngunguru
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Went with my wife for dinner in october. It is one of the best restaurant I tried in my life. The team is very nice and with good advices for the wines to choose. It was a lovely dinner and the plates are very artistics...More

Thank antoinebalbure
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We went for dinner with my partner and we had the best quality service and fine food of New Zealand. Everything was perfect. The meet was so tender and our desert were yummy!! Nice presentation and cosy place. We will go back for sure.

Thank elodie p
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

10 out of 10 for service, atmosphere and of course the food. This restaurant was recommended to us by lots of people and with time to actually visit Gisborne we were so happy we chose this restaurant. Thank you very much for adding to our...More

Thank Joel198134
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$29
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, Child-friendly, View, 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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