We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Split Bar & Restaurant

$$ - $$$, , European
15 Rathbone Street, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
+64 9-438 0999
Website
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lambs fry” (3 reviews)
“scotch fillet” (3 reviews)
“mezze platter” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, New Zealand, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
15 Rathbone Street, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (157)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Good atmosphere, attentive but not intrusive staff. It was exceptionally hot the evening we ate, and some better ventilation would have been good. Food options were good, and the quality good also. I would recommend to anyone.

Thank David H
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 34 hotels in Whangarei
The Grand Hotel
40 reviews
.26 km away
Distinction Whangarei Hotel & Conference Centre
283 reviews
.59 km away
Motel Six
59 reviews
.71 km away
Bella Vista Motel Whangarei
105 reviews
.71 km away
Nearby Restaurants
PimarnThai Restaurant
186 reviews
.04 km away
Turkuaz Cafe
93 reviews
.09 km away
Mean's Vietnamese Cafe
112 reviews
.02 km away
Nearby Attractions
Claphams Clocks - The National Clock Museum
145 reviews
.51 km away
Town Basin
522 reviews
.50 km away
Te Kakano
45 reviews
.79 km away
Burning Issues Gallery
19 reviews
.41 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Split Bar & Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 25
Meals
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, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, 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
  • E-mail
Description
'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.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing