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33 King Edward Parade, Devonport, New Zealand
+64 9-446 6626
07:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Tue 07:00 - 16:00
Wed - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Auckland, New Zealand
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A group of us went for dinner last Friday. My mother got FOOD POISONING from the seafood chowder. She didn't like the look of it at the time but who expects to get food poisoning from a restaurant in Devonport? She has informed Platter of the food poisoning but they made no offer of recompense. Two others in our group... More 

Thank rufus862017
Whanganui, New Zealand
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174 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited for a casual lunch, it was difficult to choose just what to have off the menu as there were many exciting and different choices. The coffee was good, nice and hot and with perfect taste. The staff were casual but very welcoming, friendly and helpful. Thanks. You can choose indoor or outdoor seating, we sat at a big... More 

Thank Kerry C
Fanoe, Denmark
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

nice restaurant, good coffee, great service by the boss himself ! just up the road from Naval Museum

Thank V2833GWrobertp
Adelaide, Australia
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85 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely setting, looking back over the harbour. Enjoyed the food, good portion sizes and very attentive staff. Will definitely return on future trips to Devonport.

Thank Mathilda J
New Zealand
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659 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and coffee and a good place for meeting people, lots of parking and great views back over the harbor.

Thank Narziss
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Davenport is worth a visit, even if just a few hours, and catching lunch at Platter, on the waterfront, is the way to go. Food in NZ tends to be excellent, and this pace does not disappoint. They serve breakfast late through lunch, which is great for kids, but, perhaps even better, they have amazing salads. Prices are reasonable for... More 

Thank queencharlotta
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We bought my 90 year old mother here for brunch and people here really looked after her. Great food, coffee, lovely staff and great Service - all was good. Really recommend this place to all and sundry.

Thank Chunky55
Kansas City
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75 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

I found this by accident and am so glad I did. Platter is more of a bistro, with a limited menu, but of fine quality. I thoroughly enjoyed my light lunch, attractively presented - delicious hummus, tzatziki and beet spread, washed down by a yummy cider - whilst enjoying the view of the harbor.

Thank Sush108
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We were on a tour of Auckland and this was the stop with the tour....what a delight and such delicious food with huge servings. The waiter and staff were amazing......loved to come back!!!!

Thank leahwisdom
Perth, Australia
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Skip the tourist traps and walk down past the library towards the yacht club. When you pass the sea scouts, Platter is on the other side of the road. I had salt and pepper squid. It was a generous portion and delicious for around $20 and I ate it over-looking the sea with an ice-cold beer. Will be back. It's... More 

Thank Katie_Coetzee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 23
New Zealand, Cafe, Seafood, Mediterranean, Turkish, Greek, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 King Edward Parade, Devonport, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Devonport
  • Phone Number: +64 9-446 6626

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?