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Black Rabbit Pizza

17 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
+64 3-319 6360
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  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
17 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Black Rabbit Pizza
1. Probably the best pizza ever
"Had the best Pizza i have ever-had in such a long time"
Paul M
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2. Healthy Chicken Burger & Chips
"We tried other places but nothing was better than The Black Rabbit"
Romain V
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3. Friendly atmosphere /staff
"Nice people, great atmosphere and of course amazing pizzas!"
Gönke v
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had walked around the Peninsula (4 hours) and wandered through the town with coffee breaks and wanted to settle for the dinner. Reached Black Rabbit and it turned out to be a cosy place with a lovely ambience and good food. Enjoyed the warmth,...More

Thank jotinder s
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Probably the best pizza I’ve ever had - perfect after an 8 hour drive to Kaikoura. Quick and friendly service which makes a world of a difference. The vegetarian pizza was so tasty! Excellent value for money

1  Thank flicktee15
GaelWatson, Owner at Black Rabbit Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words, so pleased you enjoyed our pizza.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice staff and good pizza, Wifi available and clean facilities . Une super pizzeria avec un personel au top =)

Thank Antoine P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sister and I came in for the free WiFi and a coffee and ended up ordering a full meal because it smelled so damn good. We were not disappointed. The garlic cheese bread is spectacular and the man who served us was attentive and very...More

1  Thank Madison O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are from Aus. Long trip from Christchurch to Kaikoura. We had a lovely meal. My partner had the pizza which was amazing. The parmigiana was outstanding. Overall, try the lemon meringue and cider. I’m a cider drinker and it is my favourite cider 😍

2  Thank Britt J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Usually when I eat a pizza I have this feeling afterwards that I could have eaten more. So today I figured I should order a loaf of garlic bread first. Next I laughed my head off when they brought it to me. It wasnt a...More

Thank Tijs v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic pizza's , possibly the best I have ever had. They are very different flavours to the most common ones and way better. Decent restaurant prices as well.

Thank C M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Best chips ever. Seriously crunchy. Very happy children who will love to visit again. As bigger a kaikoura must as the whales

Thank ttfntracy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's always a bonus when you have a choice of vegetarian options, I chose the Vegetarian Pizza and it was fantastic! The chips are just as good too. The service was pleasant and there wasn't a long wait.So I happy to recommend Black Rabbit Pizza...More

Thank kiwiasme
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing Food, Nice Beer and Great customer service what else you want ! Totally Recommended !!!!!!!!

Thank Donald G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Delivery, Takeout, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Kaikoura
  • Phone Number: +64 3-319 6360
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The Black Rabbit Pizza Co is a small, family owned artisan pizza restaurant located in Kaikoura, NZ. We have recently completed renovations and are now fully licensed, serving some of NZ's finest craft beer and wines.
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