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Split Bar & Restaurant

€€ - €€€, , European
15 Rathbone Street, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
+64 9-438 0999
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lambs fry” (3 reviews)
“scotch fillet” (3 reviews)
“mezze platter” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, New Zealand, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
15 Rathbone Street, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 153 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nouveau couisine , or what we are made to believe it should be. Piling various ingedients on top of each other might be in line with todays kitchen programs, but personally, for my little self , i have enough of it. Add in the price...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fantastically made food and very nice decor. My husband and I can only afford to eat here if we are given a vouher as its a pricey place but quality is very good

Thank Kate L
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Split was recommended and did not disappoint. We both tried the fresh fish of the day, the pan-fried and the battered fish and chips. We had the local Tarakihi which was new to us and very good prepared both ways. The service was timely and...More

Thank Ken G
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Made so welcome from arrival with no booking, and our young waitress was warm, friendly and went through the specials of the day with ease. Wine choices were good wines. We shared a mezze platter which had a lovely array of food and and sausage...More

Thank KerryHannam
Reviewed 7 February 2018

The entrees were very generous (Crispy Calamari and Liver dishes) - although there was a bit of a wait. The Calamari was well cooked with a very fresh salad and plenty of dressing - with just the right amount of warmth for me. Main was...More

Thank tandmar
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Everything we had here was amazing!!!! I had the entrée as my main and it was the BBQ Chicken. serving size was perfect and the meal itself left me wanting more the flavours were just to complimentary.

1  Thank sammyk_NZ
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Good atmosphere, attentive but not intrusive staff. It was exceptionally hot the evening we ate, and some better ventilation would have been good. Food options were good, and the quality good also. I would recommend to anyone.

Thank David H
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This is a lovely venue. Not too noisy, airy and the staff were lovely. The food we ate was fine. BUT! nothing for vegetarians. Stating on a menu that vegetarian options are available just doesn't cut it. I had the fish, which was nicely cooked....More

Thank S F
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Beautiful flavours, Very well displayed, everything for a good meal is on each plate, very good service.

Thank Anne255371
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Im a salad freak so had the Salmon one on offer. Dressed well and presented with flair. Awesome crunchy greens, nothing on the plate was stale or droopy and was the perfect size for lunch. Staff attentive without being overbearing and our waiter knew the...More

Thank Diane B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Rathbone Street, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand (Formerly G&T Restaurant & Bar)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-438 0999
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'DOBRI DOSLI' - WELCOME TO SPLIT Enjoy a tasty cooked meal using fresh local produce and seafood, and succulent New Zealand lamb & beef. There is beer on tap and a range of beautiful New Zealand wines. Whether you are dining with us or simply wish to enjoy the atmosphere, a glass of wine and a delicious mezze platter after work, you are always welcome at Split. The two separate areas within Split, cater for a restaurant dining experience with cocktail bar, or a garden bar with a fun relaxed atmosphere, and a giant screen to entertain if desired. You can find us opposite the Post Office in Rathbone St, Whangarei.
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