Pull up at Deckchair

If location, location, location is the number one rule of real estate then Deckchair Beachfront Café at Mt Maunganui gets a very big tick. It is slap-bang opposite the Mount’s main beach on Marine Parade, in a “city central” dining strip with enviable sea views, generous frontages and outdoor tables; a magnet for people ambling […]

On Fire in the Mount

Images Brydie Thompson, Words Denise Irvine Mt Maunganui’s side-by-side restaurants, Fire and No.8, are a bright main street beacon at night. Our family is drawn into the glow on a recent Friday, and it suits us perfectly. We’re at the smart-casual Fire, and next door is its sister restaurant No.8, which offers a fresh and […]