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Marlin Cafe & Grill - CLOSED

Cnr Wallis St and Rose Road, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
+64 7-825 0010
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible9%
28 Dec 2015
“good location”
29 Nov 2015
“Great food, great view, great ambience”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, New Zealand, International, Mediterranean
€€ - €€€
Cnr Wallis St and Rose Road, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
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Reviewed 29 December 2015

Too expensive! The food is competent and the menu varied. Drinks are acceptable. However, the portions are simply too small. It will cost you a lot here for cafe food.

Thank gnomnz
Reviewed 29 November 2015

I had heard about this restaurant in Raglan which recently opened, so we decided to try it. Its near the wharf, and they have done a fantastic job renovating the restaurant and bar; it's light and breezy and has a very relaxed vibe. The food...More

Thank sunsetraveller
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Little to no atmosphere, though on the pier, view is of cars parked up to outside seating area and ugly concrete silo type building. Better choices elsewhere in Raglan.

1  Thank bacnzl
nzsuze, Owner at Marlin Cafe & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2015

We have been closed and under renovation since the beginning of April.

Reviewed 6 May 2015

Great food & great beer. Located just out of Raglan town by the local boat ramp. Go down Bow street (Main street) towards the end, turn right, a couple of k's & you will be near the waters edge with a nice cold beer &...More

Thank nodrogs8
Reviewed 12 March 2015

I don't know what happened here. 8 months ago I ate at the café and the food was great so made a bee line for the café on the last trip and I was totally disappointed. I had lamb shanks which wasn't very warm and...More

2  Thank michael a
Reviewed 10 March 2015

Very basic food small portions very little salad with average service. The waiter seemed more concerned about clearing our plates before we had even finished.

1  Thank Kims19592014
Reviewed 19 February 2015

We saw the Marlin advertising a Valentine’s Day special. Bread and dips, a main and dessert sampler for $50 per couple ($25 per meal), so we decided it was time to try the new Marlin. On arrival we were greeted by a friendly and well...More

Thank Ragdad
Reviewed 16 February 2015

A trip to Raglan so I previewed recent reviews and well past reviews. Need to act on that next time!!. This restaurant clearly had a lot of negative reviews and sadly I can only add to that list & not a positive one. The only...More

2  Thank Racgra
Reviewed 15 February 2015

The fish and mussels were beautiful but it just lacked any ambience. No candles, no music. A helpful waitress but she was running around doing everything whislt the guy behind the bar largely stood there. Its only recently changed hands, but they need to get...More

Thank Polly C
Reviewed 27 January 2015

I have tried the Marlin for the first time and was positively surprised by my overall experience. The staff was new, young and friendly. The view over the sea was amazing. The music playing in the background was perfect for a sunny morning. The morning...More

1  Thank Veronique L
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  • Address: Cnr Wallis St and Rose Road, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Raglan
  • Phone Number: +64 7-825 0010
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