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Star and Garter Hotel

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$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, International
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5 Kapanga Road, Coromandel 3506, New Zealand
+64 7-866 8503
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11:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were on the lookout for a casual mid-range meal venue for the four of us dine in, and chose Star and Garter out of the few in this small town. The location of the Restaurant is good as its right in the middle of town, and it has a great gold-mining era history, displayed in words and pictures across... More 

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Thank Wendy and Albie N
Hamilton, New Zealand
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43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another good visit. Visited twice over our two day trip. Sneaky vino one night. And dinner the second. Chicken burger and fried chicken and fries. Happy enough for us. Friendly staff as usual and a fire going so nice and warm. Only down side was the local fishermans loud voice who cut our short stay by upsetting the baby but... More 

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Thank Badger_Three
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on our way to another venue and walked past this one. We were looking for wood fired pizza and they do these, among other things. Great food and a good wine list, and I loved the fairy lights around the bar! Quite a variety on the menu other than pizzas so will definitely be coming back. It was... More 

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Thank JenniSu64
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for dinner and a drink and were greeted by a girl with a self entitled extremely rude attitute that was sacrastic at any opportunity. Apparently she was from the Ukraine originally, made us feel like we were not welcome, so instead of staying for a few more rounds, we left. Positive side, pizzas were great. Need better bar... More 

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Thank 00120012
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Really friendly staff, great food & service! Worth the drive, what a lovely town with good shopping & eateries

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Thank Wendy B
Waihi, New Zealand
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had lunch here on a Saturday in April and were impressed with both the service and the quality of food. The bar staff were super friendly and were able to advise us on cocktails - of which we sampled quite a few between us!! Highly recommended for a girls weekend or a romantic lunch for two!

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Thank MrsD65
East Midlands
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173 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I only drank here but some family members had the green lipped mussels and they were of excellent quality and plentiful. Its a great looking pub, hailing from days gone by - well worth a drop in.

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Thank JoEastMidlands
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We dined here in January and were very impressed with their food. We were lucky enough to arrive at the right time I think between 5-7pm and so their Pizza's were only $15.00. I had a chicken one and my friend the Hawaiian. Well they are gourmet, I absolutely loved mine it was really different with cashew nuts, banana etc.... More 

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Thank Lpkyd
North Island, New Zealand
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48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Whilst eating at this restaurant for dinner at 7.00pm on a Sunday a staff member decided to smash bottles into a bin right next to where we were eating. Well if you have ever experienced this noise 'quite deafening'. I duly complained to one of the waitresses. Nothing. The smashing of bottles continued for 15minutes or more. If I had... More 

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Thank SAINTCHRISTOPHER
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Had lunch at the Star and Garter yesterday; great fish and chips, cool mocktails. Nice atmosphere with really friendly and personal service. Nice heritage pub with modern twist and pleasant surroundings. Really good experience in a kicked back place with amazing scenery all round. Highly recommended......

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Kapanga Road, Coromandel 3506, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Coromandel
  • Phone Number: +64 7-866 8503

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