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Stellar Restaurant & Bar

2 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
+64 6-345 7278
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (44 reviews)
“steak” (24 reviews)
“thai salad” (5 reviews)
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Bar, Pizza, European, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Dinner at the Stellar - absolutely impressive. Greeted when we walked in by lovely young smiling waitress who looked after us during the night. Had pizza which was mouth watering and over ate because it was so delicious. Hamburgers with real chicken breast and lots...More

Thank ItiWard
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Wednesday night was $10 burger night, add fries & sauce for $3. Couldn't go wrong here. We chose the Beef & Hawaiian chicken. They were both huge meals, delicious & fresh! The service was friendly & professional, atmosphere was relaxed & busy. We would definitely...More

Thank Natasha G
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We stopped in for a few beers and pizza after the Cementary Circuit event Monday 28 December 2016. First time I had a Boundary Road beer. Pizza was great service excellent. Belief it or not but what I remember most was the size of their...More

Thank russells2468
Reviewed 31 December 2016

$17 for a burger and fries - bacon on the burger was shrivelled and the lettuce was wilted and limp - I took it out. Chicken had no real flavour. Fries were oily. Saved from a 1 star review by friendly server and the pleasant...More

Thank Ed R
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Since my last visit to this bar a year ago, it has deteriorated considerably. The menu is all fried food and don't bother going if you don't eat meat as you will not find one option on their menu. Avoid it and bust the Thai...More

Thank Yvonne L
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Wanaganui restaurants were really busy the night we dined and the Rutland Arms couldn't fit us in. Stellar seated the 2 of us at a table for 6 and gave the people behind us a cosy table for 2. The service was punctual. We ordered...More

Thank MelKay4126
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

A quiet Tuesday night in Whanganui celebrating a family member's 50th birthday should have been a lot more enjoyable. Stellar was not bust at all so we expected to be looked after well but we're largely left to our own devices. Young staff. Not well...More

Thank j0hn0nh0liday
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Always enjoy a visit to Stellar.. generally has great food on offer and always a cold bevy. Nice atmosphere and the Whanganui River is straight across the road.

Thank Tessmrhj
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Great food, service and vibe. Friendly waiters and clean open kitchen. Whole family enjoyed the lovely dinner.

Thank Gerrie G
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, waitresses were super efficient and friendly, unfortunately five of the six meals were cold and average. Deserts came from countdown?

Thank Geridog1
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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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