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Split Bar & Restaurant

$$ - $$$, , European
15 Rathbone Street, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
+64 9-438 0999
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lambs fry” (3 reviews)
“scotch fillet” (3 reviews)
“mezze platter” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, New Zealand, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
15 Rathbone Street, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Im a herbivore and these guys have the best salad I've had in a while! Amazeballs. And the best part is it's huge! But it's on a separate menu that you have to ask for. Downsides- the wait times were a bit much, especially when...More

Thank Dani1133
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

We had a fabulous birthday dinner at Split tonight. The meals were all very good with some really special flavours coming through, add to that the great service from the lovely friendly staff and it made for an awesome night. Thanks Guys, we’ll definitely be...More

Thank KathieVerkuylen
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Ate here after arriving in New Zealand from the uk. We were extremely tired after two days with very little sleep. The staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful. We had a beer and an entree each, very fresh and tasty. Our second night we explored...More

Thank 747idletraveller
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Nicely set out place with indoor and outdoor seating. So many delicious sounding options on the menu it was hard to choose. Service was quick and friendly, food was very tasty with great balance of flavors and good portion sizes. I thought the prices were...More

Thank Jea M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Nouveau couisine , or what we are made to believe it should be. Piling various ingedients on top of each other might be in line with todays kitchen programs, but personally, for my little self , i have enough of it. Add in the price...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Fantastically made food and very nice decor. My husband and I can only afford to eat here if we are given a vouher as its a pricey place but quality is very good

Thank Kate L
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Split was recommended and did not disappoint. We both tried the fresh fish of the day, the pan-fried and the battered fish and chips. We had the local Tarakihi which was new to us and very good prepared both ways. The service was timely and...More

Thank Ken G
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Made so welcome from arrival with no booking, and our young waitress was warm, friendly and went through the specials of the day with ease. Wine choices were good wines. We shared a mezze platter which had a lovely array of food and and sausage...More

Thank KerryHannam
Reviewed 7 February 2018

The entrees were very generous (Crispy Calamari and Liver dishes) - although there was a bit of a wait. The Calamari was well cooked with a very fresh salad and plenty of dressing - with just the right amount of warmth for me. Main was...More

Thank tandmar
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Everything we had here was amazing!!!! I had the entrée as my main and it was the BBQ Chicken. serving size was perfect and the meal itself left me wanting more the flavours were just to complimentary.

1  Thank sammyk_NZ
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 23
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Rathbone Street, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand (Formerly G&T Restaurant & Bar)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-438 0999
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'DOBRI DOSLI' - WELCOME TO SPLIT Enjoy a tasty cooked meal using fresh local produce and seafood, and succulent New Zealand lamb & beef. There is beer on tap and a range of beautiful New Zealand wines. Whether you are dining with us or simply wish to enjoy the atmosphere, a glass of wine and a delicious mezze platter after work, you are always welcome at Split. The two separate areas within Split, cater for a restaurant dining experience with cocktail bar, or a garden bar with a fun relaxed atmosphere, and a giant screen to entertain if desired. You can find us opposite the Post Office in Rathbone St, Whangarei.
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