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Stellar Restaurant & Bar

) #21 of 63 Restaurants in Whanganui $$ - $$$ , Pizza, European
2 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
+64 6-345 7278
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (25 reviews)
“thai salad” (5 reviews)
“filo pastry” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pizza, European, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Every year we visit Whanganui with our sport team and come here for a feed the night before we compete. The quality of the food is consistent and has a good atmosphere. Our waitress last night was very friendly and kind and it was unfortunate...More

2  Thank CoachTJ
Reviewed 25 March 2017

From the welcome to the finale......this place was great! Food was beautifully presented, attractive and tasted divine. Service was unobtrusive yet attentive when necessary. An unexpected little find after a long day travelling. Situated on the corner of the main street and the road along...More

2  Thank AnnieValdaAllen
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 4...started with the Mediterranean platter which was great but it all went down hill from there. When we were brought our mains, my friend said to the waitress we didn't have cutlery, and was snapped at. I ordered the Angus...More

1  Thank Jane M
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 14 and there was another of 5 which was the whole service for the night. The surrounding were really nice and the staff were friendly. We are pretty easy to please. The service was very slow and the portions were...More

1  Thank michael H
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Went with friends on a Saturday night. I had fish (gurnard) which came on a bed of vegetables which was very well cooked & delicious. Others ordered half n half pizza's with fries. I don't usually rave about fries but these fries were crisp, crunchy...More

1  Thank 255370Lily
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

We were here almost a year ago and the food was great. Tonight I'm left wondering have they changed chefs. The Calamari was terrible, boiled and luke warm zero taste and it was likely eating chewy rubber. . Zero effort was made with the plating...More

Thank Nigel L
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Came in this afternoon after a big day looking for a cold beer a decent snacks. Ordered a kids pizza for the child. This came with fries which were not cooked properly and a very watery sauce on the pizza that prevented any topping from...More

1  Thank emomuffinpie
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Atmosphere is great! Food & drinks 5 stars! Excellent & professional service! Must go for an enjoyable evening!

Thank michelangelolimited
Reviewed 25 January 2017

whilst we usually eat there once or twice a year i will not be returning. obviously the previous chef has left as the meal i was presented with was appalling. i ordered an angus steak blue and was presented with a piece of meat that...More

Thank whiteheadtayler
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We like to go to Stellar on a Sunday night, great food. Very well presented and the nicest tasting food cooked to perfection. All staff are very nice. When we arrive on Sunday Makayla has our drinks already for us, that is so cool. Just...More

Thank peteandlyn612017
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Karen W
2 April 2016|
Response from Peter E | Property representative |
Hi Karen, my apologies for the lack of response we have just had a frantic couple of months with an ownership change and staff changes etc, it was never my intention to ignore your response as we value customer feedback be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Whanganui
  • Phone Number: +64 6-345 7278
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