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All 8 Kumeu Restaurants

Ribier Restaurant

329A Main Road, Kumeu, New Zealand
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Ranked #3 of 8 Restaurants in Kumeu
Cuisines: European
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

This place is truly amazing . The setting is very simple but the food wine selection is the best. Check out their website . If you like venison, duck, hare, lamb, you are in for a treat. Great value for what you get. This place is better than most top restaurants in town. Check it out .

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Auckland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We had been told of Ribier Restaurant and four of us visited Saturday the 30th August 2014 and had one of the best meals any of us could remember. The food was sensational, the chef came to the table and discussed the food preparation and suggested great options for dessert. The quality of food is exceptional and rivals the best... More

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auckland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We really enjoy Ribier's great menu. We chose duck and sirloin both of which were cooked to perfection, You can see chef Eugene's creative flare in each dish. It is a surprisingly intimate and cosy respite in Huapai! We will return .

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Auckland, New Zealand
Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

First visit here on recommendation of friends. Good service, but very noisy, so hard to have a conversation, check the acoustics here. We thought the food was very nicely presented, what we call 'pretty plates', but as seems so common today, unfortunately small quantities and the venison (two of us had it) was very tough so didn't enjoy it. All... More

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Auckland
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

We have been to Ribier a number of times in the past as, while on the pricey side, the meals have been really great. However we went again a couple of weeks ago and found it really disappointing. Besides a shared entree (which was ho-de-hum), we had a main meal each and a shared desert. The flavours of our main... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This place is one of the best restaurants I have ever been to. The food is fantastic, the service is excellent, and because it is out of the city and away from it all, it is a true experience. The best place I have ever eaten, not too pricey either.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

A number of mixed reviews below! We were not disappointed by our visit. The pasta entree ($18.90) might have been a bit pricey, but was certainly very creative and tasty - rather inspiring! The venison with kumara ($31.90) was beautifully presented and executed, although IMHO could have been better if served with a little jus or sauce of some sort.... More

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Helensville, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

By far the worst restaurant experience I have ever had. We were looking forward to trying this restaurant. However, I and my partner were most disappointed as the service was absolutely shocking and our meal was not up to the standard of the reviews. The waitress made no effort to be welcoming. Snobbery is not ok when serving customers. Roasted... More

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Whangarei, NZ
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Not a great location but the inside is better. My ears are not great but I was surprised to be hit $8.50 for a bottle of sparkling water! Wine prices were on the higher side but the food was really interesting. My tarte tatin was strongly flavoured and enjoyable. The seafood pasta was really good, the terrine and steak also.... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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42 reviews 42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013 via mobile

We had dinner here with friends...decided to come on recomendation of trip advisor... Was really good food was really well pesented with unusual flavour married together... Was nice to have something really different and really well cooked. We had bread and Humus to share for entre...Everyone enjoyed their choice for the main.. the monteiths challange sea bass ...the venison was... More

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Address: 329A Main Road, Kumeu, New Zealand
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Kumeu
Cuisine: European

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