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Orca Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$Seafood, European,
2 Wallis Street, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
+64 7-825 6543
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“beef cheeks” (22 reviews)
“fish soup” (9 reviews)
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Seafood, European, New Zealand, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2 Wallis Street, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Best vege side dish I have ever had. Yum nice setting good selection on menu. Love the idea of a kind of mix and match dinner

Thank argieTauranga
Reviewed 1 week ago

We're currently in Raglan on our mini-moon and didn't expect to find such a delight of a restaurant in Raglan! The menu starts off with a few share plate options and my wife and I haven't made it past this section the two times we've...More

Thank Sanjay H
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We weren't to Orca unsure of what to expect! We were pleasantly surprised! Great food and wine. Much better than you would normally find in a delightfully sleepy town like Raglan. The one thing that I would say is the 'choose a base, choose a...More

1  Thank stevebB419SO
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Wow! Just wow! Best meal I can remember for a very long time. Great service, beautiful views. Can't fault a single thing.

1  Thank Itsjustmythoughts
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Locals know best! It was a cold mid winter morning with weak sun rays peeking through low clouds. We were ready for a warm-up coffee and were directed to Orca, overlooking the harbour and activity there. Lovely outlook. Spacious and light inside, wonderful in summer...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

On a winter weekend we decided to visit Raglan and after a good stomp decided to have lunch at the orca, it was quiet and we all had lovely salads and good service. In the evening we returned without a booking and were found a...More

Thank andyhallheadland
Reviewed 14 July 2017

This was the best food I have had in a long time. Enough to eat, yummy....it is now my mission to work my way through the menu every time I come over to Raglan YUM YUM !!

Thank lulutelu
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Right at the end of main street is a lovely corner cafe, with a view of the wharf and harbour . It has excellent wine and a varied and unusual menu, featuring fish soup. A lovely, relaxing place for lunch after the long drive to...More

Thank jdarcyAuckland
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We are new in Raglan...a very nice coastal town. Someone suggested us to visit Orca for dinner. The setting and the location are perfect for us. The outdoor seating views the water. Nice. Some menu are attractive finally We ordered Hamburger and garlic bread for...More

Thank MSukrisman
OrcaRestaurant, Manager at Orca Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Hi, Thank you for your review. We are so sorry that you had a disappointing experience with us. We do pride ourselves on our service so i find it disheartening that yours was not up to the standard we expect. You should have been checked...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I was craving protein and veggies but didnt like the ingedients in the menu items. So the chef made me a salad of my own. Fabulous!!!! Wings with chipotle mayo were drool worthy and i took my left overs with me :) Hubbys chicken with...More

Thank Kellie P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Wallis Street, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Raglan
  • Phone Number: +64 7-825 6543
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