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Bushmere Arms

$$ - $$$European,
Bushmere Rd, Gisborne 3801, New Zealand
+64 6-862 5820
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“amazing food” (2 reviews)
“robin” (5 reviews)
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European, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
Bushmere Rd, Gisborne 3801, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a long time since we have been to the Bushmere Arms for a meal. Four of us went out on a Friday evening and we are very pleased we did. The meals were fantastic, we could not fault any of them but I...More

Thank venture992
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking for an extra special venue for an intimate evening or a stunning venue for one of life's special events such as a wedding, a significant birthday etc. The food is delicious, and the service is discreet and personal. The gardens and grounds are stunning....More

Thank annepardoe
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Our friends took us here. It was a nice suprise. We were the only customers and had great service. The food was amazing. Best prawn dish I've ever had!

Thank naths1
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Beautiful gardens to wander around. The restaurant is also full of character. We were the only group, yet is was close to an hour to get entrees and a big gap between entree and main. The owner prides himself on his food. But we still...More

Thank Antoinette B
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

This spot is a little off the beaten track, but well worth hunting out. My wife and I had dinner here and were blown away by the amazing food. (Mostly grown on site or sourced locally). Make sure a visit allows you time to walk...More

Thank Jason P
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Ive dined at Bushmere Arms several times in the last few years, and attended bigger functions as well. It's a beautiful venue. The bar and dining area are beautiful. In winter they have a great big fire going. They have a separate dining room for...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had an absolutely superb dining experience on Sunday evening, 1st May, when as the only customers that evening, from what we could tell, the engaging Robin, the chief steward, master chef, maitre d' hotel, premier wine waiter, all round general factotum...More

Thank William370
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

After reading the reviews we decided to have our Sunday brunch here. So after church, we went to Bushmere Arms. I must admit in all those weeks I've been living in Gisborne I've Never seen any other restaurants as beautiful as this. Unfortunately even though...More

Thank exclea
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Went with some locals to this hidden place. Had a great dinner, but the "Tour' of the facilities on the other side of the "Pub" was amazing! Stained glass windows, beautiful woodwork, a treasure. Would be perfect for weddings or other events.The hard working owner,...More

Thank Artsinger
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I really was impressed with this place, my family and I have now lived in Gisborne for a year now and after visiting Bushmere arms for a long lunch with my young family I have found my new fav! The gardens are amazing from the...More

Thank Ngatai P
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Seating
Good for
Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bushmere Rd, Gisborne 3801, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Gisborne Region  >  Gisborne
  • Phone Number: +64 6-862 5820
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