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Coromandel Mussell Kitchen

) #3 of 21 Restaurants in Coromandel €€ - €€€ Seafood, , Vegetarian Friendly
#25 309 Road Coromandel, Coromandel 3581, New Zealand
+64 7-866 7245
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  • Average6%
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Seafood, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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#25 309 Road Coromandel, Coromandel 3581, New Zealand
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

Had the mussel pot and it was delicious place huge barely managed it all . Other next table along looked to be having fish and chips or Mussels and it was a big mean too , look excellent. Diffidently would go again

Thank Russell C
Reviewed 21 May 2017

I love mussels - particularly New Zealand mussels. I never thought I'd find a location on par with The Mussel Pot in Havelock. Well, on the day I visited the Coromandel Mussel Kitchen served up some amazing half shell grilled mussels (12 in total -...More

Thank feline_1972
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

While you ll be in the area Coromandel be sure to stop and take a break to taste probably the best mussels here. Simple environment, fresh air, full of people, pleasant and fast service. Do not make mistakes like most Asians, do not eat hamburgers...More

Thank Sigita S
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We just came here to buy a kilo of freshly harvested mussels that we prepared according to the vendor's recommendations. It looked a nice place to eat and have good wine.

Thank jobst56
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Every year when visiting Coromandel we dine here several times during the week. It just has a lovely feel about it but if you don't like mussels this is probably not the place for you as most dishes are centered around them. They do mussel...More

Thank Lpkyd
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Two kilometers west of Coromandel we noticed a sign advertising the Mussel Kitchen restaurant, and stopped on a whim for an earlier lunch than planned. The food was spectacular; the mussels were the best we had ever tried. After spending 3 weeks in New Zealand...More

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Perhaps our favorite restaurant in New Zealand. Not at all formal, but great seafood simply prepared and served in a relaxed, beautiful setting. You can't beat lunch (or early dinner in the summer when they're open late) of mussels, fritters and a simple salad eaten...More

Thank katharinep3
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Called into the Mussel Kitchen after driving up 309 Road from Tairua. This was a great place to eat one of my favourite dishes after a decent drive. The location was great with a fantastic grassed outdoor area to make the most of warm sunny...More

Thank TrialRun
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Has alternative meals if mussels are not your thing. Outdoor seating and personal service. Food brought to table and served with thank you ...... your name Never struck that before good work guys.

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Our second visit in as many years (we are from the Far North) and we would definitely call in again when down this way. Consistently superb mussel meals, friendly staff, pleasant outdoor dining - thank you.

Thank dale481
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Response from Russell C | Reviewed this property |
Yes until September unsure why visit there web site to find out more
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Response from danceswithroseoz | Reviewed this property |
yes I do seem to remember someone mentioning that it closes for a time in winter. Not sure from when to when, sorry! Perhaps they've left a sign in their window? ??
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$11 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: #25 309 Road Coromandel, Coromandel 3581, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Coromandel
  • Phone Number: +64 7-866 7245
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Come and enjoy some delicious, fresh greenlipped mussels served up in a beautiful outdoor country setting and wash it down with our very own craft beer brewed on site.
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