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16 Pacific Avenue, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
+64 7-574 8200
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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New Zealand, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Pacific Avenue, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Delissi to celebrate a family birthday. The food was all very good. Bruschetta was excellent, as was the calamari, mussel fritters and lamb rump. No complaints about the food at all. Tried Kereru beer for the first time - and really enjoyed...More

Thank Ashbb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for an early dinner with the kids (5 and 2). The lady who seated us was warm and welcoming. Drawings for the kids and orders the kids food straight away. This is so often overlooked at restaurants. Happy kids makes for a more pleasant...More

1  Thank dantheman1980
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I dined here on a quiet Good Friday and were so happy we did. The setting is simple but welcoming. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable. The food is amazing. Their small plate style means you get to try lots of locally...More

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reading previous reviews we thought we just had to try Delissi and we were NOT disappointed, the concept of small plates is great as we got to try 2 dishes each and still had room for dessert!! The food really was exceptional all beautifully...More

Thank grup
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

We had a selection of plates - Dahl, chicken, lamb, duck.. all of which were fantastic along with the service! Some of the best food I have experienced, not just in Tauranga but in all cities I have travelled to! Fantastic!!

Thank 13817angley
Reviewed 15 March 2018

We were a group of four and between us sampled a number of the small serve dishes.When I say small this is how it is supposed to be, with each dish priced at about the same as an entree in most other restaurants. A wonderful...More

Thank abfabnz
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Our party of 3 were quite taken by this smallish restaurant which exhibited heart in the quality of both their service and their food. Our wait person was a delight exhibiting knowledge, humor and the right level of friendliness. She knew all about the food...More

2  Thank Bethbarc
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Received a gift voucher for Christmas and what a marvellous present. The staff were pleasant and all our choices were delicious. Loved the mussel fritters and prawn dish.

1  Thank Cherie M
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Warm welcome on a wet blustery evening. Amuse Bouche perfect way to start our evening.We were there to celebrate our daughters move to this area and a fine food celebration it was. We chose 4 entrees between us and a side order. I particularly enjoyed...More

1  Thank LynnHatch
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

If you’re into small plates like we are they don’t come better than this. Went back two nights in a row, got to try most of the menu a delight! Give it a go you won’t regret it.

Thank kiwiwhizz
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Questions & Answers
30 December 2017|
Response from Helen T | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are. We have a small kitchen however so there is small chance of cross contamination as we make pastry there. However we do our best to keep everything as safe as possible for coeliacs.
24 August 2016|
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Response from Helen T | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for your question. We aren't BYO, we are fully licenced. Thanks Helen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Pacific Avenue, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga  >  Mount Maunganui
  • Phone Number: +64 7-574 8200
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Delissi is a contemporary small plates restaurant that aims to provide a unique and exciting dining experience. We provide entree sized dishes, two of our entree dishes are equivalent to a main elsewhere - the same amount of food, same sort of price but you get to try two dishes. We aim to have fresh, seasonal and locally sourced products.
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