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Red Dining Restaurant

3 Kensington Avenue, Whangarei, New Zealand
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (20 reviews)
“lava cake” (3 reviews)
“panna cotta” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Kensington Avenue, Whangarei, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

only a street or 2 from our motel. Good wine list, a few craft well, Macs beers on tap. The Creme Brulee was to die for and the pizza was perfection

Thank LizNZ2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never our choice of restaurant however father-in-law wanted to go as close to home. Honestly this is now the third time we have been there and EVERY.SINGLE.TIME there has been an issue. Tonight it was: - a Caprese salad without mozzarella and came with feta...More

Thank DCBAuckland
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We arrived before the rush. Gracious service. Pizzas were generous-sized but my NZ themed (lamb, kumara) pizza was a little cold. My companions was better but both were over fussy and overreliant on sauces

Thank glencreemartin
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We had a family dinner and really enjoyed it. It was a Tuesday night so restaurant was empty therefore service was fantastic. Our table ordered pizza, steak and pasta. The pizza was great, the steak fantastic but the pasta was not so nice. Over cooked...More

Thank Warren B
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Love everything I've eaten here, always top quality food and service. Especially love the Seafood Tagliatelle and Tiramisu OMG moment!!! Lovely staff and great service every time

Thank Ayshakanaysha1980
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Ordered pizza for pick up at 6:45. Arrived and they were ready to go. When we opened them, they were steamy hot, beutifully presented and best of all...tasted flippin epic. Feed back from ladies was awesome...real crowd pleaser!!!

Thank Kirsten H
Reviewed 11 June 2017

The place doesn't have much atmosphere - feeling a little too functional - but the staff were welcoming, and my pizza was delicious.

Thank Simon_B651
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Great food (best pizza) and awesome atmosphere. The waitress that looked after our table (8 people) was on her first night and we all thought she did an amazing job! We would all go back again.

Thank 88candace88
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

In Whangarei for Trans-Tasman Hockey Challenge and made a booking for 20 women. Asked if we could send in our order which we did. The food was outstanding, one of our ladies is vegan and loved it! Service was first class , especially Monique, who...More

Thank Gail A
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Ate dinner here with our 2 kids, & food was amazing! We ordered a la carte, not pizza... Will definitely eat here again when next in the area. The staff were friendly, the prices were reasonable, & it was a short walk from our accommodation...More

Thank CoffsMum
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Kensington Avenue, Whangarei, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: 6480073374992
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