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The Jandal

$$ - $$$, ,
30 Nelson Quay, Napier, New Zealand
+64 6-651 2137
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“pizza” (7 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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Bar, New Zealand, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
30 Nelson Quay, Napier, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service good food and prices and best of all really good atmosphere sitting outside on a sunny day.

Thank Lance S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a family gathering its ideal with a good menu to suit all ages with a very good selection of platters. The views over the estuary are excellent with ample parking and good staff.

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 7 June 2018

My husband and I do pub quiz here and it's great to find a pub quiz in a pub with decent food. Some years ago we were doing pub quiz at another establishment in Napier but the food was so awful there we abandoned the...More

Thank kristabel2016
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Very good food, generous servings, friendly staff and great views over the marina and fishing boats and glorious sunsets in summer make this the perfect spot for a casual meal, catch up with friends.

Thank angelamarsh2016
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Hubby and I go to the Jandal regularly for pub quiz and it’s a cool and casual spot by the water. The food is basic (ie pizza or burger or salad or nachos) but it’s basic food done well....really well. We had a previous pub...More

Thank kristabel2016
Reviewed 18 March 2018

A lovely spot to enjoy a meal or drinks and watch the harbour activity. Very friendly staff and a relaxed atmosphere. Seems to also be a good local bar for quiz nights and other activities. We would also say good for families.

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Ok, this isn't 4 star cuisine, however what they do is offer great value for money by the marina. The drinks (wine and beer) is best prices around, and if you are looking for the basics in cuisine; burgers, chips, salads, steak, fish and chips...More

Thank citbig1113
Reviewed 6 February 2018

A beautiful setting, especially if you can sit outside on a warm evening. Service is pleasant enough.... order at the bar Foodwise, it's probably fine if you're just after deep-fried stuff to soak up some beers. Knowing this from previous visits and with already low...More

Thank Argentdepoche
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

A beautiful location overlooking the marina, however poor service and food. Would suggest the staff receive some training in how to deal with complaints and a process in place to escalate. I did not feel my feedback was duly noted nor offered satisfactory compensation. Instead,...More

Thank ruthieroonie
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We do enjoy going to the Jandal Bar, the staff are lovely the place is in a beautiful spot, however the food isn’t the best, a bit over everything being deep fried, would like a bit more variety and freshness- need to change the menu.

Thank Melanie I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, New Zealand, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Nelson Quay, Napier, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-651 2137
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