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Bracu

49 Main Road, Bombay 2675, New Zealand
+64 9-236 1030
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
DETAILS
49 Main Road, Bombay 2675, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 245 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner with two friends at Bracu last week. The meal and service was extremely good. The staff are very friendly. It was our friends 70 th birthday and they went out of their way to make it special for her.

Thank G3270VSbrianr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bracu is a wonderful restaurant nestled among the Olive trees of the Simunovich Olive Estate. The food was fantastic and the service was very professional. Will definitely go back when I am next in the area. Their infused olive oils are well worth the purchase...More

Thank Samuel M
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Had a wonderful lunch at Bracu over Easter. 3 course special Easter menu was fantastic the food beautifully presented & all 3 courses were devine. Bracu's setting is also gorgeous & we were fortunate to have a lovely day to be able to sit in...More

Thank taurustravellers
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The service was friendly, yet professional. The food presentation was outstanding & the quality of the dishes sublime. The wine match choices were perfect.

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Bracu was a let down on so many levels, in particular for a venue that styles itself as fine dining. Fine dining extends itself to service levels and getting the little things right, but sadly the experience was mostly indifferent. As a large group we...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We were driving from Auckland to Napier and by chance were around Bombay at lunch time. We had heard of Bracu so decided to stop for lunch. Just as well we did. The lunch was simply stunning. The service impeccable, food to die for. We...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

First time visiting the restaurant herd amazing things. Four of us for dinner. We were greeted and seated at our table on the balcony. 20min later I had to call to order drinks as nobody had approached us. So we ordered a bottle of Champagne...More

Thank Melanie W
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We were driving on Family vacation and we were looking for one of the unique and quaint cafes that seem to be dotted all over the gorgeous countryside. We seen Bracu had 5 stars so decided to exit the freeway to try it. Wow!!! Reviews...More

Thank Patty J
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We went for 2016 work function and had a blast. Every activity was awesome fun. The food was all divine. I'd def return!

Thank bekstarrr
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This would be my third or fourth visit to Bracu and every time I have experienced exceptional service and food. The chef manages produce dishes that I love, even though they contain ingredients I normally don't choose to eat. They also easily accomodate my food...More

Thank TAG29
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 27
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Main Road, Bombay 2675, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Bombay
  • Phone Number: +64 9-236 1030
  • E-mail
Description
Simunovich Olive Estate is home to a unique restaurant, Bracu, which takes its name from the Adriatic island of Brac, the place where our olive growing tradition began.Nestled amid the stunning olive grove of the Simunovich Olive Estate, Bracu Restaurant offers elegant and contemporary fine dining in a truly exceptional setting. Experience the exquisite dishes prepared by talented Head Chef Mikey Newlands with seasonal offerings from the Estate's own gardens and passionate local producers while you relax on the all-weather veranda or inside the magnificently restyled Kauri villa.Just 35 minutes from central Auckland, with breathtaking views across the vast olive grove and the rolling pastures of the Bombay Hills, Bracu is Auckland's finest country restaurant.