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Gaslight Restaurant & Wine Bar

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Italian, French, European, Wine Bar
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73 Saint Andrew Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-477 7300
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Today
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
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Tue - Sun 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sun 11:30 - 14:30
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We came here at the last evening from our honeymoon and expected a nice dinner. The setting and interior where cosy and the waiter was very friendly. The wine also was good. We choose to start with a plate with various cheeses and meats as a starter. This was the moment where we start to realise that this may be... More 

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Thank Elien S
Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Classic and Jazz music combined with antique film interiour creates the perfect atmosphere for a relaxed dinner with friends or a date ;-) You can choose between italian and french Cousine dishes. Alle 5-6 dishes per country have the same prices: italian 25$ / french 30$ The quality and the taste of the food is very good. The varity of... More 

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Thank PhisW
Perth, Australia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The place is nice and welcoming. The staff is kind and helpful. Unfortunately the food was mediocre. The idea of laying the confit duck on a bed of vegetables cooked in a tomato sauce is still making me cringe. The antipasto platter was nice

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Thank L0renz0_1976
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The pasta was good. Happy hour from 5-6 was great ($2 off beer and wine). Reasonably priced. Good service. There is no children's menu though.

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Thank Glenn K
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

6 year old restaurant with lots of character, both the building and the waiter. There would be good to have a fire place inside the house. Everything else is perfect. They serve both Italian and French menu. We had steak from the French menu. Medium well came up almost as well done. Starter duck liver, not as condensed as what... More 

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Thank Lingyun
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Beautiful food, served in gigantic portions. We shared bread and dips to start - one portion was more than enough for three of us. Home made dips were delicious. Mains all excellent too, and equally large by portion, Staff helpful and friendly.

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Thank Chris B
Christchurch, New Zealand
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

This was one of the best restaurants I have visited in a long time The food was excellent and the choice was great as well The service was also excellent Not a low cost experience but the quality of the meal made it worth it. I strongly recommend this restaurant

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Thank briand0c
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

We found ourselves in Dunedin a day earlier than anticipated (and by chance on our 12th anniversary). We looked at a few reviews and quickly settled on Gaslight. The food was superb, the service was great and the atmosphere was cozy and cool. Highly recommend the Kraken Risotto and the Zucca Gnocchi. The creme brûlée is as good as other... More 

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Thank Tessa M
Wellington, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Food and service was excellent! The mocktails were lovely & great wine list! Desserts were fantastic. There was a very noisy table that kept singing very loudly all night and unfortunately they were not asked to keep it down as would be expected for a restaurant of this high calibre!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Service was excellent, food average, seating was not the most comfortable,hard seats. Interesting decor

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, French, European, Wine Bar
Meals
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
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Saint Andrew Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-477 7300
Description
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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