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Gina's Italian Kitchen

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161 Symonds Street, AK 1150, New Zealand
+64 9-302 2061
17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
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Ottawa, Canada
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429 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great meal at a great price. I had the surf and turf and it was incredible....the steak was perfect and it came with a garlic sauce that complemented the prawns that were hot ...(often in some restaurants the plating leaves them warm, here the plating was excellent). My wife had the vegetarian pizza which she loved. We started with... More 

Thank DJS1950
Timaru, New Zealand
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59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here last night with my wife after purchasing a grabone boucher for a 3 course meal for two, the options available on the set menu were good with a variety of options we had garlic bread and polenta chips which were both great, the cheese sauce that came with the polenta chips was fantastic. For mains my wife... More 

Thank cozza22
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

I only went in for a take away and i'll definitely be back properly soon. The atmosphere was lovely and it was busy which is a good sign. I ordered a deep fried pizza and made sweet love to it, it was delicious. I'm looking forward to trying the rest of the menu

Thank YummyRashers
New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Absolutely love this little gem in Symonds Street. Beautiful and tasty food makes it hard for choice. Friendly staff. Can be quite noisy at times so not the place to go for a romantic dinner but have always had an excellent time.

Thank CaroC
Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We had a family farewell dinner and the food, service and the atmosphere was perfect! Thanks Ginas we are definitely coming back for more! Buon Appetito!

1 Thank PaintFam1
Auckland, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

I love visiting Ginas because I always feel so welcomed. The staff are extremely friendly, and i never have to wait long for my meals to arrive. So far i love everything i have tried, but as for favourites, i recommend the Alleluia pizza, and Ravioli con pollo for a main. The ingredients are so fresh, yummy!!!! Starters are harder... More 

Thank kiwicarey2017
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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74 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Cool table settings. Felt like Italy. Red and white table cloths. Great Food! Great Service! Thank you! You'll never go wrong with Gina's Italian Restaurant. Best Italian restaurant in Auckland. I like how the people who work there are Italian. This is special, especially hearing their wonderful loud accents. The atmosphere is pleasant. Good spacious room.

Thank SouthSideKiwi
Auckland, New Zealand
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

This little piece of Italy in the heart of the city was incredible. The food was spectacular, the staff were attentive (in a feel like part of the family way), the evening was great. When we arrived they had the table set up inside, we asked if we could move to one of the outside tables, which was no mission... More 

Thank dolphinsrussharon
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Brought the whole family for our first night in Auckland. The pizzas were very tasty, and we especially enjoyed by the younger ones. We also had a house salad, which was so crisp and delicious! The one hiccup we had was with this mushroom chicken pasta- super thick and just not appetizing. Overall, friendly staff and good atmosphere. Would definitely... More 

Thank Kaitlin G
Auckland, New Zealand
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67 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

A friend of mine used to rave about Ginas so 4 of us tried it on a Saturday night. I firstly need to declare that the recommendation was a few years before and things have clearly changed. Its like a theme restaurant with many large groups and many having a girls night out or Hens party's who are entertained by... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Symonds Street, AK 1150, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region
  • Phone Number: +64 9-302 2061

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?