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The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, European,
64 West Quay, Napier 12030, New Zealand
+64 6-835 0199
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (26 reviews)
“prawn toast” (4 reviews)
“scallops” (14 reviews)
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Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
64 West Quay, Napier 12030, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 325 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

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 Monique B
Annabel D, Manager at The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 Meg G
Annabel D, Manager at The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 3 days ago

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.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by looking for lunch for two Great food and service Sat outside watching the fishing boats unload in the early afternoon sun

Thank sambI9563AR
Annabel D, Manager at The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review sambl9563AR, I am happy to hear you had a great lunch with us! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and an excellent selection of European Gins about 60. Tried four and that was enough. Washed it down with great food. Warm atmosphere with excellent waiting staff. A must return.More

Thank Gannin O
Annabel D, Manager at The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Gannin O, thank you for your review! Happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us. Our gin selection is just going to keep growing as we aim to have over 100 gins by the end of the year. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We popped in for a drink and nibble mid afternoon on a recent visit to Napier. The staff were friendly and welcoming. The beer was good and some nice hot bread. On a cold wet day it was a lovely feeling sitting next to the...More

Thank Trevor and Rose... N
Annabel D, Manager at The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Trevor and Rose for the great review. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your visit with us. We look forward to seeing you again next time.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family of 5 (2 adults and 3 children) were really impressed with our experience at the Gintrap tonight. We were well looked after by our friendly waitress and I was super impressed at the way my daughter's request for a vegetarian meal was handled....More

Thank Amy B
Annabel D, Manager at The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Amy B, Thank you for your great review. I am pleased to hear you and your family were well looked after. We do our best to cater to all our guests requirements to ensure they have a great experience with us. We hope to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and hubby stopped here for dinner on a weekend getaway and were so lucky there was a table available! The best dinner we’ve had for a long time. His steak was cooked perfectly and my gnocchi was amazing but the highlight of our night...More

Thank Jade F
Annabel D, Manager at The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Jade F for your awesome review. Great to hear you and your hubby had a great night with us! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Last minute trip to Napier, we drove past the Gintrap, saw the sun drenched deck and decided looked great for lunch. We had the burger with large cut chips and also the fish n chips. Both were good sized and presented well, the service was...More

Thank deehughes7
Annabel D, Manager at The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you deehughes7 for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your time at The Gintrap. We look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Napier.

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

First in class establishment, highly recommend. A warm professional atmosphere with quick & friendly service. Boasting fresh and unique decor this place definitly sets the scene for an evening out with friends anytime of year! Enjoy a few by the indoor open fire or on...More

Thank Joe-Luana R
Annabel D, Manager at The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Joe-Luana, Thank you for your awesome review! We are glad you had a great time with us and we look forward to seeing you again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 26
Cuisine
Meals
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
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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