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Dolce Bar & Restaurant
Ranked #49 of 130 Restaurants in Blenheim
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Description: Phone number 03 579 3182
Reviewed March 27, 2015

We went there on a Saturday night after our B&B hosts said it was OK despite the reviews we had read. We agree. The service, the food and the prices were all we could have hoped for. We are fairly critical but we had no complaints here-great wood fired pizza and a very tasty Carbonara.

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Reviewed March 17, 2015

I have given this place numerous chances as the setting/environment of the cafe always seems somewhat enticing, but it ALWAYS proves to be a massive let down! The staff are really rude and far too cool for school, definitely have an attitude problem and they ALL give off the sense that they really do not care about the type of service they are giving you and perhaps they have a horrible boss or something? (because why else do they all look so sad and act so rude??). We love the maranara pizza they sell, so instead of having to put up with Dolce's signature service we ordered some takeaway on their 2 for 1 wednesday! Turns out they hike up the price on a wednesday, so their menu which was on there facebook page does not apply (although it does not state this anywhere) for 1 pizza that would normally be $25 its now $35 on a wednesday! we ordered 4 pizzas and it came to $70!! I couldn't believe it! how can you justify $35 for a pizza that is pretty standard/on the small side. Sorry Dolce I have completely given up on you, I will not be singing your praises no matter how good that maranar pizza is.

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Reviewed March 11, 2015

Awesome place and would be happy to reccomend and return. Our waitress was lovely and we were happy they accomodated children with a play area and easy pushchair access. two out door areas to pick from or inside seating. We enjoyed a Pizza today with a side of fries both cooked perfectly and the Pizza blew my mind all those flavours were so yummmy. Great atmosphere worth a visit and worth the money.

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Reviewed March 8, 2015

Take it from someone who's lived in Blenheim more than long enough for two lifetimes (seriously someone get me out of here). When it comes to coffee no one does it quite like Dolce. Their price vrs loyalty card system is the best value for money in town (that's right I applied my fourth form maths), their two for one pizza nights will quench even the hungriest hippos desires and their staff have more smiles and good looks than Matthew Mcconaughey would if you drugged him with MDMA and let him loose on a fur rug.

If you're travelling through the Boom (Blenheim for the uninitiated) this place is a must.

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Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

We found this lovely little gem at the end of our holiday & only wish we found it earlier!!
We stopped in at dolce for a drink & stayed on for dinner, so glad we did, the staff were friendly & the food was fresh, full of flavour & reasonably priced! All in all it was a great night & a fantastic end to our holiday :)

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