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The Coal Miners Daughter

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, British
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2 Station Road | Kamo, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Parking available, pub type menu with general choice. Sea food Chowder was very good and they will adapt menue to suit your needs

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Thank heslinj
Whangarei, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our meal which was served promptly, well presented and tasted just great all for a very reasonable price. Will come back to your warm friendly place with great food. Good luck to the new owners with your venture.

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Thank ajnanne
Whangarei, New Zealand
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48 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed my meal and staff were friendly and happy. Great music and enjoyed going there. Heaps of parking and you can see your car while eating.

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Thank Kristic2424
Whangarei, New Zealand
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Friday afternoon went for a beer no problem. My wife came to pick me and a friend and I purchased her a glass of Pino Gree. Standard glass but $10.20 per glass. That's way over the odds. Only caught out once never again.

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Thank Boltman2014
Whangarei, New Zealand
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016

We had a lovely light lunch today and a couple of drinks. The Manager was great, chatted with us, made me a special satay kebabs and chips and a spicy chicken salad for my husband. Sooo yummy and well presented too. Great service.

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Thank Frances195522
Whangarei, New Zealand
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Popped in with the family for daughters birthday rang ahead to make the booking was asked if we would like them to get cake flowers etc. Turned up at set time table was beautifully dressed and waiting for us with a big brunch of flowers waiting on the table for birthday girl. served straight away by bar staff who were... More 

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1 Thank innys2016
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Fully disclosure, immediately upon my entering and discovering I wanted to have dinner, I was informed that they had just lost half their power. The staff was friendly and service was quite fast. The actual food was a bit bland and the portion wasn't as large as I was expecting a full roast to be. BUT this is British food,... More 

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Thank Daveanc
Darwin, Australia
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108 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

If all you want is a sports bar with a pool table this is a good spot. If you're here to eat, go across the road to the hotel or Indian. Significant lack of enthusiasm in the kitchen, simple meals which aren't worth the money.

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Thank nztraveller134
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

Despite recent reviews we gave this place a try as my brother decided he wanted to return as he'd last been there in 2014, however we understand it may changed ownership since then. We were served quickly, the place was almost empty though, and food game out within around 15 minutes. However it was rather off putting as I'm sure... More 

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Thank julie g
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
1 review
Reviewed 28 October 2015

We chose this bar and grill because it is a favorite of some family members, but I doubt that they eat the food. I ordered an appetizer that was supposed to be Mexican at $14.50 that was potato wedges with a glop of luke warm canned chili on top and almost no cheese. My grandson ordered the Mexican nachos which... More 

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Thank onlyonce2015

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Station Road | Kamo, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei

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