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The Pear Tree

$$ - $$$International, ,
215 Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri 0230, New Zealand
+64 9-407 8479
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish and chips” (19 reviews)
“venison” (9 reviews)
“bread” (14 reviews)
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International, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
215 Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri 0230, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Next to The Stone Store you’ll find this lovely cafe with a view over the Kerikeri Basin. We met for lunch this week and were delighted with our seat on the verandah with a glass of NZ’s finest, as we wiled away a leisurely afternoon....More

Thank HattieLola
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed afternoon drinks & appertifs at the Pear Tree about 2 years ago, enjoying it so much we decided to return when next in Kerikeri. Unfortunately this was a mistake. The food was over flavoured, steak had to be returned as it was over...More

3  Thank Tom K
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Very glad we returned after arriving on Friday evening at 7.30pm and being told kitchen was closed. This time we booked and were rewarded with excellent food, wine and service. My partner had steak and it was perfectly cooked and beautifully tender. I had fish...More

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Fabulous place to dine in summer with the wonderful Kerikeri abasin on its doorstep and al fresco dining is superb. In winter it is dark and the view disappears. However there is a fire and a homely ambience and the service is good. Some good...More

1  Thank Cris101
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Time to replace the cook? All three of us were disappointed with the food. Chicken dish was far too spicey and dry. The eggs were covered in a range of spices/sauces which did not blend. Lots of left overs, and the meals were quite expensive....More

1  Thank vmc16
ThePearTreeKerikeri, General Manager at The Pear Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your feedback, It was nice to know that you enjoyed our location and the efficiency of our service staff. It was sad to know that you did not like the dishes that you ordered, If it was made known to us...More

Reviewed 25 June 2018

Really enjoyed our meal at The Pear Tree. Food was good, great service and the view from our table outstanding.

Thank Millymolly2011
Reviewed 21 June 2018

A nice place for a glass of wine on the verandah in summer and maybe a shared bowl of fries. I do not recommend as a dinner venue: slow service and variable food quality are the main reason. But it is a beautiful spot for...More

1  Thank Anyakd
Reviewed 9 June 2018

It had been a while since we'd been to The Pear Tree for dinner, and had heard a couple of negative comments. However - we were really pleased with the whole experience. We arrived very early at 5.20 (had to get back to watch the...More

1  Thank morecambegirl60
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We have previously had a wonderful experience at this restuarant but this evening had rude staff, average food and a not pleasant dining experience. We will not be back.

1  Thank chrisC5618UA
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Eaten here many times over the years and seen it has change a bit. Most recently we were there for lunch and it was delicious and more affordable than I remember from previous visits. Very nice setting too.

Thank MaggieElsie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri 0230, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Kerikeri
  • Phone Number: +64 9-407 8479
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