Cuisine: A La Carte, Tapas/Small Plates
Price Point: Mains from $15 - $30

Grab your kit, we’re going camping! Perfect for a casual breakfast, lunch or dinner, welcome to The Tent.

As well as its canvas roof, The Tent enjoys large windows on all sides of the restaurant which let in every ray of beautiful NZ sunlight. Its interior is just as bright, with playful yellow chairs, cheerful hanging plants and a bakery full of goodies!

The breakfast and lunch menu serves traditional grub as well as a few surprises. Start your day right with the Tent Big Breakfast, creamy mushrooms on toast or mince on toast (yes really!) Fill your boots at lunch with their Korean fried chicken burger or order a few tapas plates to share. Pork ribs or sticky chicken wings, anyone?

For dinner, enjoy the same tapas menu as well as a few guest appearances on the mains menu. The roasted vegetable lasagne is a beautiful vegetarian alternative and the chicken linguini is deliciously creamy. Head to The Tent at all hours of the day; just don’t be surprised if you don’t end up there 24/7!

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The Tent Orewa
10 Tamariki Ave
Orewa 0931

Open Hours:
Sunday - Tuesday 8am - 4pm
Wednesday - Saturday 8am - 9pm

Phone: +64 9 426 8997
Website: www.thetent.co.nz

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The Tent Orewa
Location: Orewa
Cuisine: A La Carte, Tapas/Small Plates
Mains: $15 - $30

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We absolutely loved our dinning experience here! The food was delicious, we got a selection of share plates, ribs, calamari, chicken, curly fries and tiramisu for desert! They were all presented lovely and tasted amazing! I ended up putting it up on our local fb page as I wanted to share with every one! It was quite quiet when we were there which was sad to see as a beautiful place like this should be enjoyed. We will definitely be coming back!! Thank you

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Great service. All food was well presented and tasted great

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John Wallace

Our second time to The Tent which was as good as the first. The staff remembered us from our earlier visit there, even to the extent of serving our meals on plates rather than wooden platters which we had mentioned were one of our “pet hates”. We had good sized servings (one beef burger and one snapper and chips) which were served piping hot. Attentive table service without being overbearing. Nice cold water....both still and sparkling came without request. Will certainly return.

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Joanne Hopkins

Had a fantastic first experience at the Tent Restaurant. We enjoyed the atmosphere and were pleasantly surprised at how good the service and the food was! Absolutely loved there Korean Fried Chicken Burger and the Creme Brûlée was just Devine! Will definitely dine there again

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An enjoyable meal on a day of atrocious weather. We thought we were the only ones stupid enough to venture out but about a dozen others turned up. A good meal served with enthusiasm which, given the immediately obvious weather conditions, was well received.

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Food was absolutely gorgeous! Service was a little slow but we were not in any hurry.

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Food and service was fantastic, couldn't fault anything. We were surprised at how quiet the place was, and assume it is quite new as we hadn't heard of it before.

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First time at the Tent and will go back again. Great food, great staff and great, great, great.

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Really enjoyed the food here last night . We had the calamari to share ,which was super tender. My son loved his butter chicken & he's very fussy about his curries . I have the Thai beef salad which was fresh & tasty & my husband had the scotch steak also enjoyed. They pulled out two wonderful deserts . Good job all round .

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Great service

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Unique Circus Tent like cafe with good food and good service

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La Wanda Cowan

It was nice that sparkling water was on tap. Food was nice and quick and well timed!
Really enjoyed the Oreo milk shake!

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We chose a selection of small plates/tapas. The service was fast and the food delightfully presented and the flavours delicious. It certainly rates highly against other restaurants nearby for quality and price.
It's a shame it's tucked away but hopefully more people will find it .

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Ann Jury

We had a lovely family get together at The Tent last night. The food was excellent as was the service. A great night, we will definitely be back!

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Great food and variety.

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The Tent Orewa has a great atmosphere, awesome food and fabulous service, value for money. Glad we tried it, we will be back! Highly recommended, especially the crewmen brûlée - devine !

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Food was amazing and service was very friendly!

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Linda Lawson-Ellis

We went for dinner the food was lovely the staff where friendly.

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Ana Hackett

Lovely open space to sit back and relax on soft cushioned seats over a glass of wine. The food was delicious and wine portions very generous. Great cafe / restaurant to catch up with friends.

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Very nice food good variety, and prompt service

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