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Mount Bistro

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6 Adams Avenue | Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, New Zealand
+64 7-575 3872
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Tauranga, New Zealand
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just celebrated my birthday with a Degustation Dinner at Mount Bistro. All I can say is WOW this was truly one of the most exciting, memorable meals I have had. The presentation was outstanding and the flavours of each dish were amazing. The service was excellent and the waiter was great fun. Steven, Debbie and your team we salute you,... More 

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Thank KarlaE10
Tauranga
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten at the Mount Bistro several times and have never left disappointed. The food and the service has always been exceptional.

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Thank dony122
Tauranga, New Zealand
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118 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We always had an intention to try this restaurant but the actual trying was a long time coming. Always heard it was highly recommended but also highly priced. Anyway, finally got there. Busy for a mid-week evening which is a good sign. Has a nice ambience. Service was great although a very long wait for the mains. The menu contains... More 

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Thank Chris T
Whakatane, New Zealand
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We talked about going to Mount Bistro for years and finally did it last Saturday. The atmosphere is nice and the menu very impressive - great tasting, classy, fine dining menu. From our starters of salmon tartare, to scallops, through main of seafood flambé with vodka and fantastic lamb dish to tasting dessert plate - the whole dinner was a... More 

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Hamilton
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We booked a party of 6 plus a toddler. We were seated promptly A Highchair was provided without prompting. An extremely busy restaurant at this time of the year (February). The wait staff was most courtesy and attentive. The food was delicious, a memorable evening was enjoyed by all.

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Thank Sheila M
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Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We had such an amazing dinning experience at Mount Bistro. All the courses were cooked perfectly. We specially enjoyed the chief added the sweet treats in our starters and mains. It was really special. Services were sweet! We got the special Valentine's presents even after the real date of Valentine's day. Definitely will come back for more special occassions. Highly... More 

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Thank Ting X
Derbyshire
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40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We booked a table but when we arrived we waited in the doorway for ages and ages with waiters ignoring us. We waited ages for menus and then for a drink. When the food eventually came it was very nice, the flaming fish skewer a great success. What a pity they cannot organise the service side.

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Canberra, Australia
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017

This is relaxed fine dining at reasonable prices. Food was amazing - I had the duck and my husband the lamb and both were cooked to perfection. We had the sharing plate dessert which we loved. Service was warm and friendly and not overpowering - very professional. We had a great evening and if ever we are back in Mount... More 

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Thank Margaret493
Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
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77 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We booked only 2 hours before we wanted to eat and pinched ourselves at the good fortune that had steered us to this gem. Chef Stephen flamed our seafood skewer at the table himself, the scallops, prawns, salmon and white fish could not have been more perfectly cooked. Follow this with lamb 3 ways and duck confit for our perfect... More 

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Thank Heather B
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Has to be one of the best restaurants in the area. Looks very unassuming from the outside. Every course was perfect and the hostesses were very attentive with refilling our water glasses without being annoying. If you want fine dining at its best then this is the place to go. As we went with someone who had a birthday which... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Adams Avenue | Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga
  • Phone Number: +64 7-575 3872

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?