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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. On The Rocks, Sumner, Christchurch (7.4 after 1 review)
  2. Stillwater, Woodend (3.7 after 2 reviews)
  3. Sweet Vanilla Kitchen, Lower Hutt (8.1 after 6 reviews)
  4. Cicio Cacio Osteria, Newtown, Wellington (8.2 after 2 reviews)
  5. Food Sing Restaurant, Riccarton, Christchurch (6.7 after 16 reviews)
  6. Grill Meats Beer, Te Aro, Wellington (7.6 after 9 reviews)
  7. The Bangalore Polo Club, Te Aro, Wellington (7.4 after 20 reviews)
  8. Thai Hutt, Napier (6.8 after 5 reviews)
  9. Musashi Japanese Cuisine, New Lynn, Auckland (9.9 after 1 review)
  10. The Original Thai Restaurant, Island Bay, Wellington (7.5 after 18 reviews)
  11. Mojo - Bond Street, Wellington (7.8 after 6 reviews)
  12. The Green Man , Wellington (6.8 after 24 reviews)
  13. Breakers Cafe & Bar, Gisborne (8.0 after 1 review)
  14. Cafe Anatolia, Gisborne (7.6 after 2 reviews)
  15. Thai Sunshine Restaurant and bar, Gisborne (5.8 after 4 reviews)
  16. Zibibbo Restaurant & Bar, Te Aro, Wellington (7.9 after 71 reviews)
  17. Java Jungle, Browns Bay, Auckland (6.2 after 8 reviews)
  18. Mecca Viaduct & Bubble Champagne Lounge, Auckland (7.3 after 38 reviews)
  19. Ostro Restaurant & Bar, Auckland (7.9 after 3 reviews)
  20. Foxglove Bar & Kitchen, Wellington (6.9 after 54 reviews)
  21. Grill Meats Beer, Te Aro, Wellington (7.6 after 9 reviews)
  22. Duke Carvell's Swan Lane Emporium, Wellington (7.6 after 57 reviews)
  23. Botswana Butchery, Queenstown (7.8 after 38 reviews)
  24. MooChowChow, Ponsonby, Auckland (7.8 after 27 reviews)
  25. Jervois Steak House, Queenstown (8.9 after 3 reviews)
  26. The Bunker, Queenstown (7.7 after 27 reviews)
  27. Gibbston Valley Winery, Gibbston Valley, Queenstown (8.3 after 4 reviews)
  28. Victoria Arms Hotel, Cromwell (6.9 after 1 review)
  29. Arirang Korean Restaurant, Te Aro, Wellington (6.5 after 2 reviews)
  30. Dragonfly, Wellington (7.9 after 37 reviews)
  31. Focal Point Cafe, Feilding (8.0 after 1 review)
  32. Fusion Virtuoso, Te Aro, Wellington (4.3 after 1 review)
  33. Robbies Timaru Bar & Bistro, Timaru (5.5 after 4 reviews)
  34. Tai Tapu Hotel Restaurant & Bar, Tai Tapu, Christchurch (6.5 after 8 reviews)
  35. The Rocks Cafe, Invercargill (7.8 after 6 reviews)
  36. De Post Belgian Beer Cafe, Mt Eden, Auckland (5.2 after 38 reviews)
  37. Mexico, Wellington (2.9 after 1 review)
  38. Metropolis Caffe, Hamilton (6.2 after 22 reviews)
  39. Le Vietnamese Kitchen, Ponsonby (7.0 after 4 reviews)
  40. Monsoon Poon, Wellington (7.1 after 147 reviews)
  41. Ortolana, Auckland (8.1 after 8 reviews)
  42. Bar Comida, Mission Bay, Auckland (6.8 after 51 reviews)
  43. Limon Restaurant, CBD, Auckland (7.2 after 6 reviews)
  44. Thai Crom, Cromwell (8.1 after 3 reviews)
  45. Cassia, Auckland (7.7 after 5 reviews)
  46. Juniper, Wellington (6.6 after 36 reviews)
  47. The Chill , CBD, Lower Hutt (7.6 after 1 review)
  48. Little India, Wellington (6.3 after 44 reviews)
  49. Rata, Queenstown (8.2 after 13 reviews)
  50. Wanaka Speights Ale House, Wanaka (6.8 after 5 reviews)
Latest reviewsOn The Rocks, Sumner, ChristchurchStillwater, WoodendSweet Vanilla Kitchen, Lower HuttCicio Cacio Osteria, Newtown, WellingtonFood Sing Restaurant, Riccarton, ChristchurchGrill Meats Beer, Te Aro, WellingtonThe Bangalore Polo Club, Te Aro, WellingtonThai Hutt, NapierMusashi Japanese Cuisine, New Lynn, AucklandThe Original Thai Restaurant, Island Bay, WellingtonMojo - Bond Street, WellingtonThe Green Man , WellingtonBreakers Cafe & Bar, GisborneCafe Anatolia, GisborneThai Sunshine Restaurant and bar, GisborneZibibbo Restaurant & Bar, Te Aro, WellingtonJava Jungle, Browns Bay, AucklandMecca Viaduct & Bubble Champagne Lounge, AucklandOstro Restaurant & Bar, AucklandFoxglove Bar & Kitchen, Wellington