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Butterfish Restaurant and Cafe (Previously Sally’s Restaurant) in Russell has been operating for decades and is firmly entrenched as the locals favorite. With the water at your feet and the sun setting over Kororareka Bay – where else can you get this kind of setting in the world? Your hosts Sally, Graham and Tracey Taylor will take very special care to see that you are well looked after in their waterfront restaurant. Offering an array of New Zealand dishes using mostly local produce, our chefs have won the hearts of many a gastronome.

Wheelchair Accessibility Comments

  • Sally’s is basically an outdoor café on the waterfront with reportedly great food.
  • Outdoor dining tables were all accessible but I did not check on an accessible restroom.
  • No bar.

Dining Experience

Wonderful restaurant

Restaurant Entrance Accessibility

Step free or easy ramped entrance

Relatively level grade at entrance

Wide doorway entrance

Restaurant Overview Accessibility

Step free or easy ramps on main dining level

Many available tables

Only a few accessible tables

Additional Details

  • WJAR Rating:3
  • Price:$$
  • Neighborhood:Russell (Bay of Islands)
  • Opentable Reservation:Make a Reservation >
  • User Rating:3.5
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