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Game Keeper's Restaurant & Bar at Settlers Lodge

81 Waimauku Station Road | Waimauku, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
+64 9-411 7809
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
4 days ago
“An excellent venue, good food”
2 Feb 2017
“Birthday dinner”
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International, European
81 Waimauku Station Road | Waimauku, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

An excellent venue for a celebration. Very rustic décor, the food was excellent must congratulate the chef. Service could be better, Drinks took some time to come and some were forgotten. Unfortunate experience that we got charged for the same drinks twice. Did not check...More

Thank Biswadeep G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful gardens and a cost fire outside. Friendly staff. Unfortunately the lunch was very average. Burgers tasty but did not appear to be made on site. More supermarket style as were the ribs and onion rings. Prices were not expensive but we would have preferred...More

Thank nz0064
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for dinner on a wet & cold night. Warm atmosphere. Great food. Seafood chowder worth the visit alone but very generous portions, excellent service and we'll definitely be coming back!

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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent setting. Wonderful service. Food was better than average. My only complaint was receiving only 3 scallops in my $17 entree. They looked and tasted fabulous but I would have expected at least 6 for an entree. Especially when 6 oysters is $14. A bit...More

Thank Richelle E
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

As this is our local we go quite often and have never been disappointed with our meal. If looking for a quiet night out then thoroughly recommend.

Thank mollygoeswild
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Food was amazing. Wasn't much of a wait. And surprisingly filling. Staff were very welcoming. Nice evening out with my wife just out of busy Auckland

Thank morkthis
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Our second visit and again not dissapointed by the friendly staff and thier quick service, food was also excellent again. Good relaxed atmosphere and friendly welcome and goodbye, thanks for a lovely night out with friends

Thank DazandCam B
Reviewed 18 April 2015

My wife and 2 daughters dined at the gamekeeper last night,parking was a little confusing to begin with but not really an issue at all. We all loved the ambiance of the restaurant AND as previously mentioned only one staff member running the whole restaurant....More

2  Thank ralph j
Reviewed 2 March 2015

My Duck breast was overcooked and the pavlova was store bought which was also missing the advertised "Passionfruit Coulis". We also had to wait over an hour for dessert as a wedding was being held in another section of the lodge. Other diners enjoyed the...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 28 February 2015

the venue is very nice with some big outdoor seating areas covered and uncovered. I have eaten here before and had great food and wine for Dinner. Today we went for lunch and it was a nice day so we sat in the covered outside...More

Thank 898fred
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Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Waimauku Station Road | Waimauku, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-411 7809
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