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The Post Restaurant and Bar - CLOSED

2 Havelock Road, Havelock North 4130, New Zealand
877 1714
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
6 Dec 2015
“For a central location on a warm evening, Maina is very pleasant.”
19 Mar 2015
“Outdoor find”
Restaurant Hours Closed
2 Havelock Road, Havelock North 4130, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 December 2015

Maina or The Post has large opening doors so that one can sit outside and enjoy pre dinner and post dinner drinks. The service was the best we have lately experienced anywhere. Service with a smile and really 'on to it'. The meals were satisfactory....More

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 19 March 2015

We were referred here by our innkeeper and the food did not disappoint. We had the delicious bleu cheesecake with walnut bread and the grouper which was very good. The only issue was that service was extremely slow and the place was not all that...More

1  Thank Travelplanner55120
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Although I believe this restaurant is about to change hands, if the chef stays then it will be worth the booking. Intimate but OK for business too, our waitress from Danevirk ??? did a great job and added to our experience.

1  Thank Jeremy W
Reviewed 11 March 2015

Suggested we eat here by the hotel owner so we took a chance, friendly greeting by the waitress but after that we just weren't impressed. The waitress took our order and the starters were slow to come and weren't hot, maybe just warm. I ordered...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 3 March 2015

I'd always wanted to eat here in the previous 4 times we'd been to Havelock but each time there was a function or they were booked out. Now I'm glad I have before it changes owner in April. We were greeted with a beaming smile...More

1  Thank Steve E
Reviewed 2 February 2015

A good menu with excellent choices. This is a step up from a café, very attentive staff. Would we return - Yes

Thank KiwiTravellers
Reviewed 16 January 2015 via mobile

We were visiting the area for our sins cricket . Popped in here on the recommendation of diners leaving for the night . It was quiet but the service was good . The menu was simple but the food was well prepared . The maitre...More

1  Thank Pete Tanya L
Reviewed 14 January 2015

We ate here on Thursday night and thoroughly enjoyed our evening. The service was professional and attentive with beautiful food showcasing some of the Hawkes bays best produce. My wife had the confit duck which she loved and I had the lamb with kumara Rosti....More

Thank mosaicgourmet
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Taking mother and god-mother out for dinner we went with the booking offered by our friendly hosts at St Andrews Escape. e opted for a table out of the sunny inside table we were shown where we would have been blinded and rosated. Service was...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 13 January 2015

We turned up for a meal in Havelock North on a summers evening and the moment we laid eyes on the terrace out the front of the restaurant we couldn't look anywhere else. The Post is a delightful and quaint restaurant and bar with a...More

Thank deano141
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Havelock Road, Havelock North 4130, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Havelock North
  • Phone Number: 877 1714
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