The name has now changed to JKs. What a wonderful restaurant! The service is superb and the brownie was absolutely divine! A+++
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It's no longer called Archies (sorry can't remember the new name!). Great place and friendly staff. Good menu for the size of the place and a nice range of desserts!
We went to Charley's (this is the correct spelling of the place!) for dinner and were very pleasantly surprised. They have done a good job with the decoration, as it is a lot nicer inside than you would think looking at it from the outside....More
I've just returned from two weeks travelling in NZ. We travelled south to Taupo, west to Waitomo, east to White Island and north the Cape Reinga. The best meal we had the entire trip was the eye fillet at Archeys in Pauanui. It was perfectly...More
Being the time of the year there is no choice on where to eat.......everything closes about 4 but Archies was open every night and turned on beautiful food. The young Chef is to be congratulated, I hope he continues in this profession.
In such a small place as Pauanui with limited eating establishments, we chose the only restaurant open on a Monday in May. With no knowledge of how many customers there will be on any one night, it must be difficult to judge required food and...More
So... I had the fish of the day. A choice of schnapper or gurnard. My schnapper arrived in a very light, almost tempura, batter with fries and a very fresh salad. A beautiful taste. My wife's lamb was perfect with couscous and salad. The atmosphere...More
Have eaten here a few times over the last 12 months or so, the atmosphere is a little bland, but food quality and presentation is very good. A good choice of reasonably priced wines and beers (but no Shiraz or Syrah?? yet??). We've had breakfast...More
The service was great & the food very acceptable. It was closed on two occasions when we tried to visit which was a pity or we would have been more often.
We ate in Archie's twice during our stay in Pauanui. The food is very good which is the main thing with a restaurant, well it's sort of a cross between a restaurant and a cafe but for me it passes into the restaurant category as...More