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The Gintrap Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$, European,
64 West Quay, Napier 12030, New Zealand
+64 6-835 0199
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
64 West Quay, Napier 12030, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In the eating and drinking precinct on the waterfront in Ahuriri the Gin Trap proved a good choice, as a group of 10 we were easily accommodated and received good service. The menu has plenty of selection and the food was very good. Indoor and...More

Thank GaryandLesleyTravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I only had drinks. Good ambience but the beer prices were exhorbitant. Nice views from the terrace.

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Initially only stopped for a drink. But surroundings lovely so stayed for meal... great attentive staff and food was delicious... will definately return.

Thank Mark I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lucky enough with the weather to sit out side with harbor view. Seafood chowder was amazing. Happy staff. Nice ambience. Modern attractive building n decor.

Thank Tania G
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We had this place recommended to us by one of the staff at a rival establishment in town! We had a mariners platter, which was a serious feast for two of seafood ( how could one not want seafood in this place surrounded by the...More

Thank Ontourandenjoyingit
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Stopped off for lunch - group of 4 - found a table easily enough and were attended to by two very friendly and efficient young ladies. They were attentive, found out all we wanted (2 of our number are gluten free so our servers checked...More

Thank Grant N
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We went somewhere else first but was going to have to wait 45 minutes, so we thought we would try Gintrap as it was pretty empty - I think there was one other table of customers. It took 25 mins to bring us a coffee...More

Thank Maggie B
Reviewed 20 February 2018

We had a lovely lunch here last week. The staff were friendly and helpful and the food was great. We chose 3 things of the small plates menu for $50 and it was delicious and good value for money. We had the lamb sliders, mushroom...More

Thank Louise R
Reviewed 11 February 2018

The fish of the day with the chef's version of a nicoise salad is superb - and we chose that both times. On our first day, the young waiter recommended Crab Farm and Craggy Range - both of which we visited and thoroughly enjoyed. Lovely...More

Thank Ranipuss
Reviewed 31 January 2018

We wandered in quite late in the evening and were able to be seated quite quickly (table for 4). The waitress informed us the food would take around 40 minutes as they were very busy - this was fine for us, so we ordered drinks....More

Thank Sarah C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 7 - USD 29
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
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
10:00 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
10:00 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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