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Pacifica Kaimoana Restaurant

209 Marine Parade, Napier 4001, New Zealand
+64 6-833 6335
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
209 Marine Parade, Napier 4001, New Zealand
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Reviewed 13 September 2015

We enjoyed a five course degustation - he had the meat menu, I had the seafood menu and both were wonderful. There is a lot of technique in each dish and tons of flavour. Everything looked amazing as well. The experience started and finished with...More

Thank emma_jane10
Reviewed 10 September 2015

From the lovely, intimate, relaxed decor, to the amazing culinary delights, right through very aspect of service, Pacifica never disappoints! It delivers haute cuisine in a friendly, informative manner. Even if you only visit a couple times a year, it's like "Cheers" - they remember...More

Reviewed 6 September 2015

The pacific feel of the place I loved. Simple, with a lovely atmosphere and wonderful food. It was great to have food cooked or presented in a different way to what you are used to. I loved the meringue, which was not at all traditional...More

Thank aaw60
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Beautiful venue. Small dining room but very cosy and warm. The food was amazing, very creative and tasty. The waiting staff was very friendly and looked after us. 5 courses degustation menu for $50, that's worth it! Thanks all, we'll be back!

1  Thank nina1007
Reviewed 31 August 2015

What an amazing night. The staff from the out set were great. I had rung earlier re not eating seafood and left a message. They rang back 5 minute later and we talked through the options that could be available for the night and noted...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Great staff, excellent menu and wine list. We knew nothing about the restaurant and turned out to be one of our Napier highlights. Thoroughly recommended!

Thank Joka_travels
Reviewed 28 August 2015

What a wonderful evening Service outstanding Food outstanding Thanks Nat and team for a great night, we even managed to get some of the wine the next day to take home thanks to Nat's local knowledge

Thank TrishB01
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Well what an amazing experience this was., one if the best nights ever! If you want to go out just for something to eat..don't come here....this is a whole foodie experience and strongly recommended for a special occasion and the wine match was fabulous. We...More

Thank Davey J
Reviewed 17 August 2015

First time in Napier for 6 years and we found a great new dining option in Pacifica. Jeremy has two great tasting menus, one seafood and the other for meat eaters. Natalie has matched great local wines (and a few from further afield). Fine dining...More

Thank mooloomitch
Reviewed 5 August 2015

My husband and I decided to drive from Auckland to Napier to have dinner at this restaurant as we had read so much about it. It certainly did not disappoint. As soon as you walk in there is a lovely ambience and the welcome puts...More

1  Thank sheridan w
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26 October 2016|
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Response from kimdavis4 | Reviewed this property |
all the other responses are great, there is also a free camping site in Te Awanga, close to 3 wineries, Elephant Hill, Clearview Estate and Te Awanga Estate, you should include wine tastings into your trip. only 15 minutes... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 Marine Parade, Napier 4001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-833 6335
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