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Bar, Pizza, Pub
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11 The Octagon, Dunedin, New Zealand
11:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Wed 11:00 - 22:30
Thu - Fri 11:00 - 03:00
Sat 11:00 - 04:00
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

great place to watch the rugby with yummy classic foods at a good price. it is a loud place though so would not recommend if you want to catch up with friends unless you sit outside

Thank psmall17
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

In Dunedin on Wednesday which turns out to be a the day that Ratbags do a special of a full rack of ribs plus beer for $25, well couldn't resist. Hubby went for full rack and I the half with salad and chips. Really plentiful portions and so tender and tasty - absolutely delicious. Good beer too.... Pleasant staff and... More 

Thank Anne F
Dunedin, New Zealand
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tried a half metre pizza and it was not tasty as a gourmet pizza or other pizzas in the town. The meat pieces were quite chunky we felt.

Thank drmohdsaji
Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
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48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love visiting Ratbags for their amazing pizza. I'm sure I can do and must do, their 1 meter pizza.

1 Thank Steve F
Brisbane, Australia
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46 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good pub grub. Had garlic flatbread for entree. Pizza as main which was nice enough. Wife had thai curry, which was ok. Good feed but nothing too special it will feel you up and can relax and have a drink. Worth going if you want a basic feed and relax. Waitresses were friendly and efficient. Only disappointment was it was... More 

Thank Matt-Parnell
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely dinner over there. The half metre pizza was extraordinarily good. Very friendly and helpful personnel. The terrace is in the sun during the afternoon so it is very nice to sit there and enjoy a meal. We are staying a few more days in Dunedin so we will go back back tomorrow to try some other... More 

Thank Geert M
Dunedin, New Zealand
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

One of many nice pubs to visit in the Octagon, great ribs and metre long pizza's. Don;t do chips but these roast potatoes which are nice but would be good to have the option. Reasonably priced food, friendly staff.

Thank wykecliffe
Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

Post tour snack stop, a beer and some fries sat out on the pavement people watching. Service could have been a bit slicker, but not quite bad enough to complain about, food pretty decent, and price acceptable within the comparison of comparable establishments.

Thank William W
Port Macquarie, Australia
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376 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Had the 241 Parmi for $18.50. Great Value and large servings. Can eat inside or out. Situated in The Octagon. They have a large menu with wide range of tastes. Good for those on a budget.

Thank Young_and_Free_85
Auckland, New Zealand
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170 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Walked in for some dinner and were greeted by a very friendly waitress. There was a relaxed vibe in the restaurant/pub and we chose to sit inside with a clear view of the street. Being a week day, the pub was quiet. The meal deal on offer that day did not suit us. We ordered fish and chips. Fish was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 The Octagon, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: 03-471-9222

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