Great Food and an Unforgettable Experience!

The Marina Restaurant is one of the finest restaurants in Gisborne. Set in the historic Lysnar ballroom, we offer affordable elegance with a superb riverside location.

We are a popular choice for dinner celebrations, functions, and weddings. Dining at the Marina is an experience not to be missed!

For dinner bookings or function enquiries please phone 06 868 5919 or fax 06 868 5949 or cell 021 919 540
Email us at

New at the Marina

Don't feel like cooking, we have ready to heat & eat dinners available for take-away.

For example: Terakihi fish pie, free-range chicken fricassee with pilat rice and much more...

$14 per dish, available for pick up from Tuesday to Saturday


Opening Hours

The Marina Restaurant opening times the Christmas/New Year period
Opening for dinner:
27th, 28th Sunday, 29th Monday, 30th, 31rst of December. 1rst of January fully booked for "Fire in the Sky".
Closed 2nd January.
Re-open 3rd to normal schedule. Sunday, monday & public holidays closed.
Lunch restart on 8th January 2015.
A bientôt !

Fine dining restaurant:
Open for dinner from 6pm from tuesday to saturday.

Bistro style restaurant:
Open for lunch with a bistro menu and the terrace by the river from Thursday to Saturday from 12pm.
- Main from $20
- Starter & Main OR Main & Dessert for $25

Closed Sunday, Monday & Public Holidays

Look forward to seeing you soon at the Marina

A bientôt

Stephane et Caroline