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MINT Restaurant

€€€€European, ,
189 Marine Parade, Napier 4110, New Zealand
+64 6-835 4050
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
189 Marine Parade, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely cosy restaurant with fantastic staff and wonderful food. View of beach is limited so would need to request those tables if you really wanted to look out but didn’t bother us at all. Cost was very good for what we had.

Thank Ngaire L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful setting, amazing efficient service, fab menu, well priced, meal presentation A+, flavours great, meat dry and tough, soooo disappointed. Potential to be amazing but the slow cooked pork, beef and lamb was not very appetising. I had the pork belly entre and slow cooked...More

Thank Catwood71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its always a joy to dine @ Mint. Attentive service, beautifully presented food & always yummy. Good wine list.

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked Mint as a second choice when our first was unavailable and so very glad I did. From the cherry greeting on arrival to the delicious food and wines, this is a prime experience. The wait staff are efficient and pleasant. The wine list is...More

Thank MTAnderson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This little cafe is great. Lovely staff very friendly and helpful. Very tasty food. Nice and clean. Indoor outdoor area

Thank Janine T
Reviewed 9 December 2017

We booked on a Saturday night based on reviews. Surprisingly it wasn't full but that was no reflection on the food. The food is superb, the wine list extensive and the service excellent. All in a remarkably relaxed fashion.

Thank Marksonia
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Lovely atmosphere, fabulous service and the meal was absolutely stunning. Would highly recommend to anyone for fine dining.

Thank Nicci S
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Superb meal, with fantastic service. Was with a group, our waitresses looked after us extremely well in a group function situation. The food was presented & cooked perfectly. thanks to the staff & management.

Thank 57galant
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Fabulous service and food at MINT. Reasonably priced with great selection and a lovely spacious restaurant. Staff were brilliant.

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We waned to go to an other restaurant, proposed by locals, but unfortunately, it was full booked. So, we wern’t happy to look for an other one and finally we went to Mint. The service was excellent, staff very friendly and professional and the food...More

Thank SzF73
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19 December 2014|
Response from NapierKiwicook | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your enquiry. An average dinner for 2 for 3 courses is around $120 excluding drinks (as they vary quite a bit in price). Feel free to contact me to organise a gift voucher and payment, I can not add our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$21
European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 189 Marine Parade, Napier 4110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-835 4050
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Mint restaurant is set in an 1897 heritage house on Napier's Marine Parade, it's modernised interior offers comfortable ambient dining. Open for dinner Monday to Saturday, enjoy complimentary house-made bread while you peruse the menu. Our cuisine is contemporary with a twist of New Zealand influence and we are fully licensed. Mint is ideally suited to casual or intimate dining, business or celebrations. Sample menus and table bookings available on our website.Your hosts, Steve and Ruth Beere. Bon Appetit
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