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Review of Little Savanna

Little Savanna
Description: The bringing together of NZ and South African cultures, where flame grilling the best of NZ produce sets us apart. Spacious and amazing environment with friendly service. Suitable for those wanting a meal, drink or just a coffee. Gluten free and vegetarian options available.
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Description: The bringing together of NZ and South African cultures, where flame grilling the best of NZ produce sets us apart. Spacious and amazing environment with friendly service. Suitable for those wanting a meal, drink or just a coffee. Gluten free and vegetarian options available.
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have been for a meal here about 5 times. The food is always wonderful, just deeevine!! And the service is fab.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bronwyn J
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MargieH189, Owner at Little Savanna, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Wow, thank you so much for the fantastic review, we are absolutely thrilled!

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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Little Savanna was an experience better than we’d expected - nice decor, lots of choices from an excellent menu and wine list, and REALLY good service. Top marks all round - we had a great evening! Special thanks to Stafford and Michael...

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AndrewDunedin
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MargieH189, Owner at Little Savanna, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thank you Andrew for the fantastic review, we are absolutely thrilled with it and are so pleased you enjoyed your experience with us. Stafford and Michael are absolute gems too!

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Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Joined my friend here for dinner, she had been before and said the food was good but service slow......well she wasn't wrong. Service very slow and our waiter was trying to push drinks on us hard out in between courses. Never come across such blatent sales type service before. Food was good, not amazing, didn't stay for desert.....would have been there all night!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Stokesie007
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MargieH189, Owner at Little Savanna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Thanks for your feedback, which we always take very seriously. Obviously we are very disappointed with this review. It would be great if you could contact me on info@littlesavanna.co.nz so that we could discuss your views further.

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Reviewed 2 November 2018

I recently dined here for my 21st and was literally blown away at the amazing customer service, my family was in town just for my birthday and they too could not believe the service. The waiters were incredibly attentive and went above and beyond what you would expect of a waiter, could not have asked for a better experience. Aside from just the service the food, cocktails and puddings were sublime and incredibly reasonably priced. I would recommend this place to anyone wanting a fantastic and delicious evening!

Date of visit: October 2018
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MargieH189, Manager at Little Savanna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Thank you so much Lizzy, we are so pleased that you had a great experience with us, especially for such a special occasion. The whole team, both chefs and wait staff are absolutely thrilled with this review and really appreciate the trouble you have gone to to post it!

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Reviewed 31 October 2018

12 of us booked at Little Savanna on the recommendation from the Motor Lodge we were staying at (walking distance as well) and we weren't disappointed. A great night out, the food was amazing, every plate was delivered very efficiently, even one of our party who ordered a "blue steak" was very impressed. Our table attendant (Stafford) was amazing and ensured we were never wanting for drinks or service. His recommendations for wines and beers were spot on and we finished with a bottle of Port expertly measured out for 12 servings. My MR Steak with the Argentinean chimmi churri sauce was perfect as was everyone's dishes, all cooked to perfection. Splitting the bill by 12 made settling up simple. A great night out.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Thank ActionHero47
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MargieH189, Owner at Little Savanna, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Thank you so much for going to the trouble to post this great review. we really do appreciate it and are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us. We certainly are very fortunate to have Stafford who is a great asset to our business.

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