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Alfresco's Restaurant and Bar

) #5 of 38 Restaurants in Paihia ££ - £££ Seafood, European,
6 Marsden Road, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
+64 9-402 6797
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Seafood, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
6 Marsden Road, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Commendations to Alfresco's chef Ken and all staff who last night made my dining experience one to remember. I have a food allergy to chilli's, peppers so have to be extremely careful when I eat out. Alfresco's staff were amazing, helpful and the food was...More

1  Thank sisters1955
Reviewed 13 September 2016

As a local I eat here often, usually for lunch. Have always had a nice meal and good service. One of my favourite places to eat in Paihia.

Thank Lynette J
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Walked in and the waitress straight away was just onto it. We had a toddler. She accommodated that with toy box, high chair etc. Was the breakfast menu still available? She will check as they are very flexible. Something was on a platter but not...More

Thank Megz-parris
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

The restaurant sits facing the sea, but in September nightfall is early and it can become chilly, so be aware if you elect to sit at the front of the restaurant. We went searching for a fish restaurant and were not disappointed in Alfrescos. The...More

Thank 247Ian
Reviewed 12 September 2016

On arriving in Paihia we stopped at Alfresco's for lunch. The food and service were both amazing. Nicely priced too.

Thank John T
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Staff were wonderful, really enjoyed the meal. Menu was just what we were looking for. A lovely end to our stay in Paihia

Thank Tracey D
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We have been to this retaurant a couple of times now. Pleasant happy atmosphere. Outside under shelter or inside. Still too cool for us to veture outside. Welcoming. A beautiful garlic cob for starters with extra garlic butter as we fancied. No problem. We'd had...More

Thank donjuangraham
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Have eaten at this Restaurant on numerous occations and have never been unhappy with the food or the great service of the staff.

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Have heard so much about this place and wanted to give it a try. Not many people here and had to wait a while for our meal, steak arrived over done. Didn't say anything till we left and they gave us a discount. Venison was...More

Thank Diannemh46
Reviewed 3 September 2016

We had a group meal here and were catered for perfectly. Easy going yet professional staff. great waterfront location

Thank NelsonInfoCentre
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Response from SunshineCoastView | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
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08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
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08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Marsden Road, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 6797
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UNLIKE MOST PLACES WE NEVER CHARGE HOLIDAY SURCHARGE Live Music Every Sunday Afternoon 3pm - 6pm. Happy Hour Everyday 3pm - 6pm Alfresco's is a family run business that is open everyday from 8.00Am serving freshly produced food and excellent coffee. We strive to give great service anytime of the day.
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