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The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, European,
64 West Quay, Napier 12030, New Zealand
+64 6-835 0199
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (27 reviews)
“prawn toast” (5 reviews)
“scallops” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
64 West Quay, Napier 12030, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 332 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place on the waterfront with a fantastic range of gin to try or if you prefer fabulous range of wines. Beers on tap or bottles. Delicious food.

Thank aussiekiwi64
Reviewed 5 November 2018

For lunch it was good . Seventeen of us with a sprinkling of very young children and were able to sit inside . Out side is a large deck over looking the inner harbour great view , Good servings per meal ,the guys struggled to...More

Thank FrancisR1263
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

What a great day in the bay city of napier and too many places for great food and wine. Drove around aimlessly for 15 minutes before we settled on the gintrap around the bayside. That was the single best decision of the day! A bottle...More

Thank allfields
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We wanted to eat at W Quay during our stay in Napier and after looking at a few menu boards along the quay we settled on The Gintrap. We weren't disappointed , great friendly efficient service with attention to detail on a dietary request and...More

Thank Heather S
Annabel D, Manager at The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review Heather. We are happy to hear that you had a great time with us and enjoyed the food. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Our waiter was awesome (young dark haired guy flamboyant) very friendly and prompt with service and nothing was a bother. Food was good, our table had no complaints. Loved potato skins on the menu and I loved the Korean chicken starter. Atmosphere was cosy and...More

Thank RoseC3084
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Great place to watch the RUGBY and have a meal. Nice and cosy inside. My husband and I decided to share the fish platter. Unfortunately it was rather average. The prawn toast is weird and the salmon wasnt great especially alongside the marinated raw fish...More

Thank 1811027Diane
Reviewed 24 August 2018

There's a range of options along the Quay - we are very happy to lunch here, out on the deck in the sun watching the coming and going from the marina. There's an excellent range of food options available, and great craft beer on tap....More

Thank Rick M
Reviewed 10 August 2018

All pretensions aside, we had a lovely winters afternoon sitting the winter sun inside with our platter and cocktails. It's a good spot to catch the sun - winter and summer - with the glass panels and the deck. It wasn't busy for a week...More

Thank moniqueb451
Annabel D, Manager at The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Hi Monique B, Thank you so much for the awesome review! We are so pleased to hear that you ladies had a great time with us and enjoyed our platter and service. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Ordered pork fillet...dry, no fat, might as well have been a slice of spam. Vegetables (non existent) consisted of 2 strands of pea shoot and a sorry sad 1/8th fennel bulb. Seriously wouldn't recommend this to friends.More

Thank MegG386
Annabel D, Manager at The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Hi Meg, so very disappointed that you really didn’t like the meal you chose for lunch on that day, the first negative we have heard about this dish. Previous reviews on Trip Advisor show that a huge amount of pride and hard work goes into...More

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Very pleasant by the fire with good beer, a wonderful platter of tasty food to share and great service. Recommended

Thank TandC111
Annabel D, Manager at The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Hi TandC111, thank you for your nice review. I am pleased to hear you had a good time here with us. We hope to see you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 West Quay, Napier 12030, New Zealand (Formerly The Gintrap Cafe & Bar)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-835 0199
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