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Nautilus Restaurant

) #169 of 291 Restaurants in Tauranga €€ - €€€ European, , Gluten Free Options
50b Cross Road | Sulphur Point, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
+64 7-577 1937
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible15%
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08:00 - 17:00All hours
European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
50b Cross Road | Sulphur Point, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for lunch today. Was around 2/3 full. Buffet was mediocre but for 20 bucks you don't expect much. Buffet is poorly organised and laid out which meant people queuing from both ends causing chaos. Add to this that no one could find cutlery and...More

Thank paulpledge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have just been for the buffet lunch lovely food good service Great buffet for $16.00 per senior will by going back Food very tasty and hot Thank you to the staff

Thank Tuppence223
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose to enjoy a nice evening meal with friends to celebrate a new job. We found the food to be very nice and an excellent selection and the staff were very pleasant and professional. The big let down for the evening for us was...More

Thank J89616
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a couple of Oldies we went to try out the Buffet lunch at the Nautilus. It was above and beyond our expectations, not only regards to food quality and presentation, but also in service. We could not have wished for better. It would also...More

1  Thank nudenut
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the buffet for lunch, staff were nice but the drink service took way to long. The food was not what we were expecting..the soup was probely the best thing about it...alot of the dishes unfortunately had little taste...the desert cakes all looked dry...you...More

Thank Indochic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for buffet dinner Yuk ! Food serving tongs were filthy, the buffet was destroyed and looked mangled Food was disgusting and cold Waitstaff were hopeless I have honestly had better food from a chinese takeaway What a shame as the location was nice...More

4  Thank A74DGdans
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous is the way to describe the buffet on offer, with over 40 dishes to choose from.It is the best buffet meal and an excellent price at $16.00 for seniors for lunch. The staff are also very attentive but not over-powering. The location of the...More

Thank Neville W
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Saw an ad in the local paper for Nautilus with the birthday person dining free, so we booked for a lunch the next day. It was $19 per adult, they had a great range of food for lunch & thought it great value for money....More

Thank Blackwolf944
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Checked out the Nautilus online for a birthday visit. Look and sounded very good. Arrived to find the restaurant almost empty. We were greeted pleasantly and shown to a table next to other diners although there were plenty of empty tables. Hot meals were all...More

1  Thank Jan G
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The food, atmosphere and general ambience was fantastic. Would definitely return. Money well spent. A large variety of food to select from and a view to die for. Well done Nautilus. See you soon.

Thank Joy T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Full Bar
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50b Cross Road | Sulphur Point, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga
  • Phone Number: +64 7-577 1937
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Nautilus Restaurant is a quality cafe , bar,Restaurant and also wedding venue situated right on the edge of Tauranga Harbour, with views overlooking the iconic Mount Maunganui.
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