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Boat Shed

) #6 of 18 Restaurants in Mapua $$ - $$$ Cafe, European,
33 Toru Street | Leisure Park, Mapua 7005, New Zealand
+64 3-540 2656
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“carpaccio” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
Cafe, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
33 Toru Street | Leisure Park, Mapua 7005, New Zealand
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

A few weeks ago we held our son and his new wife's wedding reception in the Boat Shed after a ceremony on the beach. We could not have asked for more. Prior to the wedding Daniel and Laura communicated with us to ensure that we...More

Thank spanniem
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Excellent seafood, lovely setting, good prices, service a little slow but I think that was because they were a bit understaffed. Ordered the carpaccio of snapper and it was brilliantly executed, perfectly balanced and just tasted divine. Loved it. Great experience all round.

Thank jasminecelesteoliver
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Just had another stunning lunch at the Boat Shed. The food, service and location are all fantastic. This is a truly great place to eat interesting, well-priced food.

1  Thank Gillian O
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Lovely indoor, outdoor space, pick a sunny day . Best home made chips I have had in ages! Fresh , well presented food. Cheerful service and efficient . Everyone in our group enjoyed their meals.

Thank Yvonne A
Reviewed 13 April 2017

On a nice warm sunny Sunday we found ourselves on the deck overlooking the water and Rabbit Island. Lovely waitresses, a little bit slow with coming wiht menu's and checking up, but as it was so lovely it didn't really matter. Wonderful menu, hard to...More

Thank elem7142
Reviewed 9 April 2017

You know you're in a good place when you can't decide what to have because it all looks and sounds so good! we settled on 4 dishes and each was delicious! the chargrilled beans, banh mi bun (superb, the bun is home made), chicken wings...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The service at boatshed cafe was really good our waitress was nice and friendly. We sat outside because it was a really nice evening looking onto the estuary great spot great atmosphere had a good time with my family. Unfortunately the meal for all 10...More

Thank Donna R
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We ate lunch beside the estuary on a stunningly beautiful day and thoroughly enjoyed our meals. The service was great, the menu extensive and all the food was delicious and well-presented. To be recommended!

1  Thank Janelizabeth56
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Consistently excellent food. Good wine list. Excellent for sundowner drink or proper meal. Unpretentious and worth it.

Thank Marcus B
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We had dinner and drinks here on Saturday night and the view was breath-taking along with friendly, attentive service. The food was delicious, fresh and unbelievably good. Highly recommend the mussel starter it's magnificent in its simplicity. Overall a truly memorable experience from start to...More

Thank Julie B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Takeout
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Toru Street | Leisure Park, Mapua 7005, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Mapua
  • Phone Number: +64 3-540 2656
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