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Denniston Dog Restaurant & Bar

18 Wakefield St, Westport 7601, New Zealand
+64 3-789 5030
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (36 reviews)
“scallops” (9 reviews)
“salad” (19 reviews)
Opens in 13 min
Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 Wakefield St, Westport 7601, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the trio of meat on the sizzling platter. Great value for money, excellent service. Highly recommend

Thank Juanita M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a sizzling platter mix of New Zealand Meats and seafoods, forced to share with flounder dish. Both dishes were amazing, generous portions, best scallops I've had for years

Thank Umbralady
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Called in for lunch while on the road! The staff were so friendly and the owner came and had a friendly chat about our trip. The food was good fast and fresh. Sat buy the fire on a rainy day was great would happily return

Thank usfey1
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Great historical restaurant,lots of historic photos and superb meal. Staff were friendly and very attentive. Group of four dined and enjoyed our meals. Salt & pepper squid and sticky pork ribs were exceptional.

Thank beth g
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We ate at Denniston Dogs with our toddler. When we arrived we were warmly greeted and offered a toy box for our child. We ordered steaks on the stone rock menu and a bowl of veggies. The salad was delicious and veggies had a good...More

Thank Jackie K
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Had the Venison as a main and the lamb Cutlets. Both very well presented and delicious. Very informative waitress. Would recommend

Thank linleyblenheimNZ
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

It was a quiet Tuesday but the bar and restaurant had a few people dining and the music was playing. The food and service was fabulous, sat in front of the fire was a great spot to enjoy a cold beer and a lovely meal.

Thank db7andy
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We went during happy hour (5-7) and hot 6$ cocktails so definitely recommend doing that. My partner has Thai green curry which was very tasty and I had the stone grill trio with salad and fries which was delicious. Recommend coming here for sure!

Thank kimB6730SQ
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Had a business dinner here with a customer. I have been here previously on another business trip and was happy to go again. The restaurant is unpretentious and doesn't need to be something that it is not. The menu is not complicated and suggests the...More

Thank oldmanonthepoint
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We arrived starving after finishing the Old Ghost Road and the team quickly sorted us out with a tasty meal, including looking after our coeliac (me). Friendly, accommodating staff, good food. Would eat again!

Thank Anton G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Wakefield St, Westport 7601, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +64 3-789 5030
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