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Last 50 restaurant reviews accepted by DineOut

  1. Becks Southern Alehouse, Beckenham, Christchurch (6.1 after 49 reviews)
  2. Petone Beach Cafe, Petone, Lower Hutt (6.7 after 10 reviews)
  3. St Germain Restaurant, Christchurch (8.7 after 86 reviews)
  4. Nobanno, Christchurch (8.3 after 67 reviews)
  5. JDV, Merivale, Christchurch (7.4 after 65 reviews)
  6. Topor Bistro, Plimmerton, Porirua (8.4 after 40 reviews)
  7. The Bresolin, Te Aro, Wellington (6.3 after 3 reviews)
  8. Soljans Estate Winery & Cafe, Kumeu, Auckland (6.6 after 24 reviews)
  9. Chameleon Restaurant, Wellington (7.6 after 37 reviews)
  10. Petone Beach Cafe, Petone, Lower Hutt (6.7 after 10 reviews)
  11. Brasserie 345, Te Aro, Wellington (6.9 after 6 reviews)
  12. The Villas, Christchurch (7.0 after 54 reviews)
  13. Luciano's Espresso, Christchurch (7.8 after 6 reviews)
  14. The Bresolin, Te Aro, Wellington (6.3 after 3 reviews)
  15. The Cornerstone Restaurant & Bar, Blenheim (6.3 after 6 reviews)
  16. Cicio Cacio Osteria, Newtown, Wellington (6.6 after 5 reviews)
  17. Baretta, Christchurch (6.9 after 11 reviews)
  18. Bebemos, Newtown, Wellington (7.5 after 5 reviews)
  19. Brasserie 345, Te Aro, Wellington (6.9 after 6 reviews)
  20. Genghis Khan, Mt Victoria, Wellington (6.1 after 35 reviews)
  21. Orleans, Auckland (6.0 after 11 reviews)
  22. Veenuz Indian D'zire, Prebbleton, Christchurch (8.8 after 8 reviews)
  23. Angora, Takapuna (8.5 after 1 review)
  24. CBK Craft Bar & Kitchen, Rotorua (3.5 after 1 review)
  25. Beach Babylon, Oriental Bay, Wellington (6.9 after 97 reviews)
  26. Honey Cafe, New Brighton, Christchurch (6.3 after 5 reviews)
  27. The Italians, Kerikeri (7.8 after 12 reviews)
  28. White House Black, Halswell, Christchurch (8.3 after 7 reviews)
  29. Pepes Pizza Parlour, Lower Hutt (7.4 after 15 reviews)
  30. Veenuz Indian D'zire, Prebbleton, Christchurch (8.8 after 8 reviews)
  31. Big Orange/Ceramic Lounge, Wanganui (6.6 after 10 reviews)
  32. The Hour Glass, New Plymouth (8.1 after 2 reviews)
  33. Caffe e cucina, Albany (7.3 after 27 reviews)
  34. Aunty Mena Vegetarian Cafe, Wellington (7.2 after 17 reviews)
  35. The Block, Blockhouse Bay, Auckland (5.5 after 4 reviews)
  36. Soprano Italian Caffe, Petone, Lower Hutt (8.0 after 56 reviews)
  37. The Bresolin, Te Aro, Wellington (6.3 after 3 reviews)
  38. Casa Tua Italian Restaurant, Farm Cove, Manukau (6.8 after 9 reviews)
  39. Cicio Cacio Osteria, Newtown, Wellington (6.6 after 5 reviews)
  40. Sweet Vanilla Kitchen, Lower Hutt (7.7 after 8 reviews)
  41. Sushi Train, Viaduct, Auckland (6.2 after 22 reviews)
  42. The French Cafe, Auckland (8.7 after 141 reviews)
  43. T.O.A.D Hall, Motueka (8.0 after 3 reviews)
  44. Up The Garden Path Cafe / Gallery, Motueka (8.3 after 8 reviews)
  45. Masala Indian Restaurant, Titirangi, Waitakere (6.0 after 9 reviews)
  46. Osteria Del Toro, Te Aro, Wellington (7.0 after 94 reviews)
  47. Viveré Licensed Café, Upper Hutt (6.4 after 7 reviews)
  48. Jack Tar, Auckland (6.1 after 20 reviews)
  49. The Astro Lounge, CBD, Christchurch (6.5 after 6 reviews)
  50. Spice Paragon, Christchurch (7.6 after 7 reviews)
Latest reviewsBecks Southern Alehouse, Beckenham, ChristchurchPetone Beach Cafe, Petone, Lower HuttSt Germain Restaurant, ChristchurchNobanno, ChristchurchJDV, Merivale, ChristchurchTopor Bistro, Plimmerton, PoriruaThe Bresolin, Te Aro, WellingtonSoljans Estate Winery & Cafe, Kumeu, AucklandChameleon Restaurant, WellingtonPetone Beach Cafe, Petone, Lower HuttBrasserie 345, Te Aro, WellingtonThe Villas, ChristchurchLuciano's Espresso, ChristchurchThe Bresolin, Te Aro, WellingtonThe Cornerstone Restaurant & Bar, BlenheimCicio Cacio Osteria, Newtown, WellingtonBaretta, ChristchurchBebemos, Newtown, WellingtonBrasserie 345, Te Aro, WellingtonGenghis Khan, Mt Victoria, Wellington