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The Oyster Inn

) #2 of 7 Restaurants in Oneroa $$ - $$$ Seafood, European,
124 Ocean View Road, Oneroa, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
+64 9-372 2222
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (207 reviews)
“swordfish” (13 reviews)
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Seafood, European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
124 Ocean View Road, Oneroa, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to celebrate a birthday. The oysters were delicious, the rest of the food we ordered was delicious too. The service we got was great. Definitely recommend a visit to the Oyster Inn.

Thank stephenf545
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dropped in by chance for Lunch. Great little restaurant with lovely views of the ocean and motivated staff. Excellent oysters and a good selection of wines. My wife and I both went for the fish of the day and it was a lovely meal. To...More

Thank perky123275
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived on the island late afternoon, chucked our bags down and set out to satiate some empty bellies. A welcome sign of 'Sunday roast' did not disappoint. Fantastic food, washed down with a lovely drop of red from the Man O War estate. Service...More

Thank millsie82
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very enjoyable lunch on the balcony as a prelude to the third test against the British Lions. Nice casual atmosphere with excellent service from a knowledgeable and friendly waiter (Perry, I think). The oysters were top notch. I had the clam chowder...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had this place recommended to us. It was a Sunday evening and they had some live music. My food was ok but the fish batter was really dough like and chips greasy. Hubbys meal however of ribs was delicious.

Thank KJC76
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came at 3 pm and they still served the lunch special , that's fish and chips with a craft beer . I asked for local oysters and they were very fresh and tasty . But we were on the road so wouldn't dare to...More

Thank welcon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This a restaurant with a great vibe, nice decor, friendly atmosphere, great service and very good food. In fact, the local Te Matuku oysters - 2 for 1 special! - were the best I have ever eaten - natural, plump, fresh and juicy - we...More

Thank B B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had an evening meal.... thought the menu was a bit limited ie. not alot of non sea food options... however what we had a was nice the oyster were a bit pricey though when we compared it to other restaurants. The staff were fun and...More

1  Thank andreandshell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food and service on a sunny Monday looking over the water. Recommendations by the Maitre D was spot on!

Thank Amosa T
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I came for lunch with my parents last week. We were not disappointed. We had 1 market fish and 2 lots of fish and chips (triple cooked chips) It was all lovely. Very fresh and well presented. The chips were very crunchy and not greasy....More

Thank Robert C
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26 February 2017|
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Response from RavensRetribution | Reviewed this property |
It's in Oneroa - the main town area closest to the ferry (Matiatia - not the car ferry at Kennedy Point). You can walk into town in 15-20min or there are taxis and buses at the ferry and in town you can grab.
Katie C
25 November 2016|
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Response from Jax88London | Property representative |
Open 7 days daily from noon summe season (labour day to Anzac Day). In winter season we are open 6 days daily from noon, Wednesday to Monday. (Closed Tuesdays). Cheers
22 April 2016|
Response from Jax88London | Property representative |
Hi, you can jump on either bus that meets the Fullers Ferries and get off in Oneroa village - we are across from the Wine Centre. Or catch a taxi, just a short 3 minute drive. Or you can walk up will take about 20 minutes on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Ocean View Road, Oneroa, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Waiheke Island  >  Oneroa
  • Phone Number: +64 9-372 2222
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Just 40 minutes from Auckland but a world away, The Oyster Inn is the perfect escape from Auckland, whether for just a night, a weekend or longer. The Inn features a large restaurant & bar, a beach boutique, a private event space three luxuriously simple guest rooms. Opened in 2012, The Oyster Inn has gained local and international attention, being featured on Travel & Leisure's 2013 IT List and Metro's Top 50 Restaurants. With a gorgeous but unpretentious interior by designer Katie Lockhart, The Oyster Inn has fast become one of the island's most popular restaurants.
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