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Gaslight Restaurant & Wine Bar

73 St Andrew Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-477 7300
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (28 reviews)
“steak” (32 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
All hours
Italian, French, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
73 St Andrew Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 331 reviews

Reviewed today

Decided to eat here after looking at the menu outside and whilst they were pretty well booked solid that evening they did find us a table with not too much fuss. the menu is pretty decent and a fixed price for main course. They have...More

Thank geordie9Kent
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We recently went here for our graduation dinner. Waitress was great, regardless it being her first night. We were attended too regularly and weren’t sitting around waiting. Meals were delicious.. majority of us ordering the steak. Portions were nothing to complain about. Desserts were delicious....More

Thank Kendyl T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We knew very little about gaslight but thought we would give it a go when most others were booked out - just lucky to get a booking really. The wine list was great and the Pinot Gris superb. Tap Pilsner was excellent as well. The...More

Thank AndyTheChef2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointing and not cheap. Didn't taste freshly made. Duck liver pate was very plain and a little pongy, served on thin slices of barely toasted cardboard-like bread that disintegrated as you spread the pate. The garlic bread came lazily, as toast with a dish...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had an awesome night out with the family every thing was amazing, especially the dessert. Service was great and the meals taste fresh. Overall had an amazing night!

Thank Lucy A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Great decor, something different to what I've seen before. Staff were great, very attentive and helpful. Probably not the best place for family dining but our girl is pretty well behaved when out (no child menu-not an issue for us she...More

Thank Andrea E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great atmosphere lovely food and excellent service, have been there several times now different meals all the same high quality. Totally recommend this venue.

Thank robinrow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere was great and interesting decor. Our server Gail was attentive and food was quickly delivered. If my husband was grading he would have given a 8/10 with a nice antipasto and a lovely fish main. For me my entree was the arancini balls...nice...More

1  Thank gordonklan
Reviewed 27 October 2017

This is my favourite place to eat in Dunedin. Fabulous French and Italian cuisine and some really amazing wines at very reasonable prices. Fantastic ambiance and a very warm welcome...well done Gaslight!

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We just loved this little restaurant, it felt warm and welcoming. Several dishes stood out for both of us, I opted for Fried Gnocchi, Funghi Fume, and my wife had Roman Carbonara. We both agreed that our dishes were sublime, we wanted them to last...More

Thank Keith E
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Questions & Answers
Louise J
14 April 2017|
Response from Patrick S | Property representative |
Hi Louise, Please contact us directly as this is a graduation night. The menu and information can be found on our website.
7 January 2017|
Response from Patrick S | Property representative |
Not a problem, All booked in, We will see you then Cheers Patrick
Denise B
26 December 2016|
Response from Patrick S | Property representative |
Hello there, we will unfortunately be closed for the holidays. We reopen for 2017 at 5pm on Thurs 5th Jan. I would recommend making a booking this time of year as a few places are taking a well earned break. Cheers Patrick.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 St Andrew Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-477 7300
  • E-mail
Welcome To Gaslight Take A Step Back In Time As You Enjoy The Atmosphere Of Our Boutique Film Noir Themed Restaurant & Wine Bar Set In An Authentic 1890s Brick Building In The Heart Of The City. We Offer A Charming Dining Experience Taking Inspiration From French & Italian Cuisine. We Are Part Of The Slow Food Movement Incorporating The Credo Of Celebrating The Culinary Culture Of Our Region. We Use Many Local Products & The Freshest Produce To Create A Menu That Is Truly Unique & Ultimately Inspired. We Offer Many Different Varieties Of Wine & Provide Excellent Recommendations To Suit Your Palate & Complement Your Meal Perfectly. Many Of Our Wines Are Sourced Locally, Direct From The Vineyard, Or From The Best Regions Of France & Italy Giving You A Complex & Interesting Selection To Peruse. Many Of Our Meals Can Be Altered To Accommodate Dietary Requirements -Please Enquire Please Let Us Know If You Have Any Time Restraints Bon Appetit We will reopen for 2017 on Thurs 5th at 5pm 03 477 7300
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