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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 good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lambs fry” (3 reviews)
“mezze platter” (2 reviews)
“scotch fillet” (3 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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Reviewed 1 week ago

A good selection of excellent food with outstanding service from the Marsland brothers. Highly recommend.

Thank Jumbo7744
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for food with very good hosts. The fish (Snapper) and chips is awesome and the lamb shanks is delicious (although hard to finish). May require reservation ..but they have spots at the back which was comfy too..

Thank PranayyKar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Epic steak great service . Portion size was awesome . Will be back forsure . Best dining experience I have had in a longtime.

Thank kingirips
Reviewed 4 June 2018

LOVE dining here! Whether your vegetarian or not, you won't be disappointed. We dine out often and this is one of our favs. Food is always amazing and service is 2nd to none. Even when one of our friends enjoyed their red wine just a...More

Thank tarnzs20
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Im a herbivore and these guys have the best salad I've had in a while! Amazeballs. And the best part is it's huge! But it's on a separate menu that you have to ask for. Downsides- the wait times were a bit much, especially when...More

Thank Dani1133
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

We had a fabulous birthday dinner at Split tonight. The meals were all very good with some really special flavours coming through, add to that the great service from the lovely friendly staff and it made for an awesome night. Thanks Guys, we’ll definitely be...More

Thank KathieVerkuylen
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Ate here after arriving in New Zealand from the uk. We were extremely tired after two days with very little sleep. The staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful. We had a beer and an entree each, very fresh and tasty. Our second night we explored...More

Thank 747idletraveller
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Nicely set out place with indoor and outdoor seating. So many delicious sounding options on the menu it was hard to choose. Service was quick and friendly, food was very tasty with great balance of flavors and good portion sizes. I thought the prices were...More

Thank Jea M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

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 13 February 2018

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
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, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
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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