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What is DineOut

When it comes to dining out, it's always very easy to stick with what you know. Trying somewhere new can be a bit hit and miss - you don't want to pay out good money for a mediocre experience, or mismatch the restaurant to the occasion. How can you minimise the mediocre and maximise the great dining experiences?

This is where DineOut comes in. Browse or search through our extensive database of restaurants and cafes around New Zealand, and read reviews submitted by other diners. Did they have a great time? Was the service awesome? Food divine? Would they recommend the restaurant? DineOut reviewers are ordinary people who eat out occasionally or even regularly, and DineOut is the forum to allow their experiences to be shared.

If you would like to submit your own reviews, first you will need to register. Once your registration has been confirmed, you can add your own review from the restaurant's listing page. When reviewing, your comments are really important - think about the kind of information you would like get from a review and go from there.

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Last 50 restaurant reviews accepted by DineOut

  1. Japanese Thai Restaurant & Takeaway, Porirua (6.8 after 9 reviews)
  2. The Pavillion Restaurant, Martinborough (8.1 after 6 reviews)
  3. Hallertau Brewbar & Restaurant, Riverhead, Auckland (6.9 after 48 reviews)
  4. Brick Farm, Christchurch (8.8 after 1 review)
  5. Hurstmere Road Brewbar, Takapuna, Auckland (6.7 after 3 reviews)
  6. Malt Restaurant and Bar, West Lynn, Auckland (5.7 after 17 reviews)
  7. Gibbston Tavern, Gibbston, Queenstown (9.4 after 1 review)
  8. Casbah on Colombo, Sydenham, Christchurch (7.5 after 15 reviews)
  9. Casbah on Colombo, Sydenham, Christchurch (7.5 after 15 reviews)
  10. Bluewater Bar & Grill, Oriental Bay, Wellington (5.9 after 4 reviews)
  11. Gotham Cafe, Lower Hutt (7.0 after 2 reviews)
  12. Cafe Midnight Express, Auckland (6.7 after 29 reviews)
  13. Casbah on Colombo, Sydenham, Christchurch (7.5 after 15 reviews)
  14. Gustav's Kitchen & Wine Bar, Woolston, Christchurch (7.8 after 21 reviews)
  15. Fairweathers on Scott Limited, Blenheim (7.6 after 5 reviews)
  16. Pepes Pizza Parlour, Lower Hutt (7.4 after 14 reviews)
  17. Cosa Nostra Italian Trattoria, Thorndon, Wellington (7.9 after 55 reviews)
  18. Revive Espresso Ltd, Petone, Wellington (7.0 after 10 reviews)
  19. Bombay Palace Indian Restaurant & Takeaways, Queenstown (7.5 after 3 reviews)
  20. Costas Taverna Greek Restaurant & Ouzo Bar, Redwood, Christchurch (8.0 after 65 reviews)
  21. Suk Jai, Kensington, Whangarei (8.6 after 9 reviews)
  22. On Cafe, Spreydon, Christchurch (7.0 after 8 reviews)
  23. Rynoz, Whangarei (8.0 after 1 review)
  24. Chocolate Brown, Warkworth (6.8 after 2 reviews)
  25. Cafe Izone, Rolleston (7.4 after 22 reviews)
  26. Red Shed Palazzo, Karaka, Auckland (7.9 after 6 reviews)
  27. Bolero Tapas Bar & Restaurant, Albany, Auckland (6.4 after 32 reviews)
  28. St Germain Restaurant, Christchurch (8.7 after 85 reviews)
  29. Dum Mast, Pakuranga, Auckland (8.2 after 4 reviews)
  30. Logan Brown, Wellington (8.2 after 131 reviews)
  31. Tequila Mockingbird, Christchurch (8.3 after 15 reviews)
  32. One Bar and Grill, Shirley, Christchurch (6.3 after 17 reviews)
  33. Tandoori King, Timaru (6.3 after 2 reviews)
  34. Caesars Family Restaurant & Bar, Belfast, Christchurch (7.0 after 32 reviews)
  35. Bin44, Wellington (7.6 after 5 reviews)
  36. WBC, Wellington (8.0 after 2 reviews)
  37. Le St Trop, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga (8.8 after 2 reviews)
  38. The Herb Farm & Cafe, Ashhurst (7.0 after 7 reviews)
  39. Bolero Tapas Bar & Restaurant, Albany, Auckland (6.4 after 32 reviews)
  40. Cassia, Auckland (8.0 after 3 reviews)
  41. The Mountain Rocks Cafe & Bar, Ohakune (4.5 after 4 reviews)
  42. The Pickle Jar, Karori, Wellington (5.0 after 2 reviews)
  43. Logan Brown, Wellington (8.2 after 131 reviews)
  44. Kinara Indian Restaurant & Takeaway, Hornby, Christchurch (8.8 after 10 reviews)
  45. Beat Street Cafe, Christchurch (7.8 after 22 reviews)
  46. Alvarados Mexican Cantina, Waltham, Christchurch (5.4 after 20 reviews)
  47. On Cafe, Spreydon, Christchurch (7.0 after 8 reviews)
  48. Vivo Enoteca Cucina, Wellington (7.7 after 48 reviews)
  49. Morrell & Co, Addington, Christchurch (7.5 after 3 reviews)
  50. one red dog, Wellington (6.3 after 46 reviews)
Latest reviewsJapanese Thai Restaurant & Takeaway, PoriruaThe Pavillion Restaurant, MartinboroughHallertau Brewbar & Restaurant, Riverhead, AucklandBrick Farm, ChristchurchHurstmere Road Brewbar, Takapuna, AucklandMalt Restaurant and Bar, West Lynn, AucklandGibbston Tavern, Gibbston, QueenstownCasbah on Colombo, Sydenham, ChristchurchCasbah on Colombo, Sydenham, ChristchurchBluewater Bar & Grill, Oriental Bay, WellingtonGotham Cafe, Lower HuttCafe Midnight Express, AucklandCasbah on Colombo, Sydenham, ChristchurchGustav's Kitchen & Wine Bar, Woolston, ChristchurchFairweathers on Scott Limited, BlenheimPepes Pizza Parlour, Lower HuttCosa Nostra Italian Trattoria, Thorndon, WellingtonRevive Espresso Ltd, Petone, WellingtonBombay Palace Indian Restaurant & Takeaways, QueenstownCostas Taverna Greek Restaurant & Ouzo Bar, Redwood, Christchurch