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The Stables Restaurant Matakana

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1151 Leigh Road | Matakana, Matakana, Auckland 0948, New Zealand
+(64)422 7360
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (12 reviews)
“banoffee pie” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (13 reviews)
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Bar, New Zealand, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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1151 Leigh Road | Matakana, Matakana, Auckland 0948, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Could not find any fault with The Stables. Service was great, atmosphere was amazing. We ate her in September. There was an open fire, but the room never got too hot, it was just warm. The service was brilliant, and the food was fantastic. We...More

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Friendly welcome a good service. We had 2 pizzas and fries between 3 of us and took a box of pizza home as plenty leftover. Enjoyable food in a lovely atmosphere will definitely return.

Thank Tina B
Reviewed 8 August 2017

friends took us to the Stables as a thank you. We will go back. Great and efficient service, nice atmosphere as well. We both enjoyed our meals, Beer Battered fish and Steak of the day. Good sized portions, cooked excellently and delicious. Big fat Crisp...More

Thank Billiebnz
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We've been there a lot probably 1-2 times a month for the past 6 months and every time the service has been excellent. The staff always seem happy, helpful and nothing seems a bother. The food is consistently good and the new menu had added...More

Thank Aztec007
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We visited the stables after taking the kids to the park/ animals. We ordered a few plates of food which were a really generous size and extremely tasty! The Korean chicken was the most delicious chicken I have eaten in ages. Really good quality ingredients....More

Thank chelle1983
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We were there on a winters night last weekend and really loved the experience. If you like upmarket pub style food this place is a winner. On the night we were there both fire places were roaring and the place was busy. Four of us...More

Thank Poppycox2016
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Day visit to Matakana and needed a new lunch spot. TripAdvisor came up with this place at the top of the list so we didn't look any further. Good pub style lunch with a nice roaring fire at your back. We weren't too hungry as...More

Reviewed 12 May 2017

I have been here on a regular basis throughout the last four years. It used to be a favourite place of mine when up in Matakana/Omaha however the last few times I have visited the food has been a complete let down - has it...More

Thank Charlieab3
StablesRestaurant, Owner at The Stables Restaurant Matakana, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Hi Charlie, The Stables changed ownership 2 years ago and in that time the menu has definitely taken a new direction, as all menus in restaurants do. We are very proud of our current offerings and spend a lot of time and effort in creating...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

I have been a regular here for years and on our last visit we found a lot of change and perhaps not for the best. Our favourite Thursday night steak night has morphed into a very expensive steak and deep fried chips and a sauce...More

Thank Camro58
StablesRestaurant, Owner at The Stables Restaurant Matakana, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Hi there, Thanks for your review, we appreciate your feedback. Our current steak night concept has been running since last year, where all of our beef used for Thursdays is purchased from our local Matakana Butchery. We create a different dish each week to keep...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The Stables has a lovely setting, both indoors and outside. Very attentive staff and quick service. However the food was very average and expensive.

Thank Karen C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, New Zealand, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1151 Leigh Road | Matakana, Matakana, Auckland 0948, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Matakana
  • Phone Number: +(64)422 7360
  • E-mail
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