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Marbles Buffet Restaurant

€€ - €€€Seafood, , Asian
390 Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4312, New Zealand
+64 6-759 9099
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Seafood, New Zealand, Asian, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
390 Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4312, New Zealand
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Reviewed today via mobile

Really enjoyable experience - kid friendly. Amazing selection of food including desserts. $40 is a great price - especially if you're a seafood fan. Nice simple food done well.

Thank kokoko
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Marbles buffet is a very nice dining experience. It is one of the few buffet style meals that left me spoilt for choice. Presentation was excellent and whilst I had a seafood selection, all the other styles – Asian, curries, roasts etc. looked superb. I...More

Thank alan d
Peter T, Owner at Marbles Buffet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Thanks for joining us Alan, and for your kind feedback. We'd love to see you back soon. Kind regards, Peter Tennent

Reviewed 6 days ago

Our meal was a delight from the booking stages to the end of the evening. E-mails were read carefully and replied to extremely promptly. The restaurant is attractive and has lovely views of garden and pools. There was a wide selection of beautifully presented freshly-cooked...More

Thank Libby O
PeterTennent, General Manager at Marbles Buffet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Libby, Thank you for such a wonderful endorsement of Marbles Buffet. It was pleasing to read that we got it right with service, food and the setting for this special night. It was our pleasure to host everyone within your group. We look forward...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018

I have several restrictions on my diet, and not only was everything well sign posted as to what I could eat, but also the staff were incredibly kind and accommodating and went the extra mile to make my experience great even though there were many...More

Thank EmilyH4
PeterTennent, General Manager at Marbles Buffet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Dear Emily, Thank you for the wonderful feedback on Marbles Restaurant. I will personally pass on your compliments to our Team today. We do hope you can return soon......... Kind regards, Michael Borostyan General Manager

Reviewed 9 September 2018

We have dined at this place many times over the years, but the food tonight was not good. We dined early and the restaurant was quiet. The food was overall was dry and unappealing and even the panna cotta could not save the evening as...More

Thank SharronG62
PeterTennent, General Manager at Marbles Buffet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Dear Sharron, Thank you for your comments. We do appreciate both the positive and negative feedback. I will follow up your comments today with our Executive Chef to ensure we can exceed your expectations when you next visit Marbles. It was great to read that...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018

We thought we had come across a buffet recently that couldn't be beaten- this one matched it easy.. variety of food available was amazing and quality was fantastic... will definitely be returning when we go up that way again

Thank ayge1962
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We always eat at Marbles whenever we visit New Plymouth to visit family. It has never let us down yet, the food is amazing and staff very friendly and helpful. Only downside is how busy it is! But that goes to show how good it...More

1  Thank m2nkin
PeterTennent, General Manager at Marbles Buffet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for coming back to Marbles once again. Our Team was delighted to read your lovely endorsement of our Restaurant. We continue to drive the quality and selection of Restaurant items to ensure we deliver value to our guests every time they...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018

The range and quality of food is very good and caters for every taste. By the end of the evening , we were driven nuts by constantly circling table clearing staff wanting to remove a plate that still had remaining food on it and was...More

Thank Taranaki2014
PeterTennent, General Manager at Marbles Buffet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate your comments, noting that the Team need to be a little more patient when clearing meals. It was great to read that you recommended both the quality of food and the significant array of items on...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Came in for dinner on Monday night 13th August to celebrate 2 birthdays. Staff found out about them and made them feel extra special with balloons and singing aswell. Have not been in for a while and love the changes that has been made and...More

Thank tanyalong5
PeterTennent, General Manager at Marbles Buffet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Dear Tanya, Thank you for coming to Marbles to celebrate these Birthdays. The Marbles Team is delighted that everyone had such a sensational night. We do hope we see you all again in the near future. Best regards, Michael Borostyan General Manager

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We came in to marbles with a mix of adults and children for a birthday. Had amazing service with a very attentive waitress, checked in with us regularly for drinks and making sure everyone is happy especially the birthday girl, who was super happy with...More

Thank MRawlinson
PeterTennent, General Manager at Marbles Buffet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your sensational review of our Marbles Restaurant. The Marbles Team were delighted to be of service and are thrilled that the Birthday Girl had a nice evening with her friends and family. We hope you can return sometime soon........ Kind...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 09:30
18:00 - 21:30
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18:00 - 22:00
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18:00 - 22:00
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18:00 - 22:00
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17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 390 Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4312, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-759 9099
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Dining will never be the same after your experience the magic of a night at Marbles Buffet. A huge variety, the choice will bewilder. Freshly baked breads, seafood, carvery, flavours from around the world a fabulous array of desserts, cheeses... The food is unbelievable, but the atmosphere needs to be experienced to be believed. Book now, and experience the magic of Marbles!
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