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Merediths

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International, New Zealand
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365 Dominion Rd, Mt Eden, Auckland, New Zealand
09 623 3140
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Good for:
Romance
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fantastic dinner

Had the eight course degustation meal. Every course had great flavours and was very well presented. Excellent service .

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
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Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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143 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Had the eight course degustation meal. Every course had great flavours and was very well presented. Excellent service .

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 NEW

The evening was more than perfect. The staff welcomes you warmly, immediately an aperitif is offered and the menu is presented. We did not take wine, but the sommelier had an excellent choice for us. We went with the five course menu which was such perfect! I could have not wish for more and the quality was amazing. We will... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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75 reviews 75 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

You have to give this place credit. Knowledgable staff and attentive service. The food presents like a work of art and for 9 courses is the right quantity and structure. But was it the best degustation I've had? Not really. There are others where Ive enjoyed the flavours of the food more, but I guess that's a personal taste. Also... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

My husband surprised me here for lunch on our 22nd wedding anniversary. I was worried as I'm a bit fussy with main meal proteins, but I loved everything. The dessert was the standout, it was like it was made just for ME! The salted caramel icecream, the licorice gel bits, the dark chocolate, the passionfruit cream - not to mention... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Went for a friends birthday last night and had a superb experience. Often with degustation menus I find the experience can become tiresome - not so at Merediths; timing and portion sizes were spot on, every dish immaculate. Great atmosphere - not stuffy at all but still feels like a special night out.

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Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We recently with friends celebrating a 25th wedding, had an 8 course degustation at this fabulous restaurant. The food was sublime, such delicate flavours and each course was presented with flair. The two wait staff were extremely knowledgable and explained each course with enthusiasm and in great detail.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Celebrated our 20th wedding anniversary with this fabulous 8 course degustation. Each course was balanced and technically amazing. I love to cook and there is no way I would be up to the challenge of creating such wonderful textures, flavours and presentation. What a joy. One of the best degustation experiences I have ever had.

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

This was a special treat Birthday celebration, where we had the 5 course taster menu and a glass of wine each. The food was superb, original and perfectly cooked. 2.5 hours flew by but we never felt that we were waiting impatiently. Other than saying this was one of the best dining experiences I have had, the only constructive criticisms... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Treated to a surprise lunch at Merediths. We had a lovely meal,five courses with glass of champagne. The food was amazing and the service impeccable. The lunch time menu is set but full of surprises. The meal was accompanied by very good wine selected on the recommendation of our server.

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Auckland
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

Small comment. We were the first to arrive for the evening therefore to start could not fault the attentive staff. As the restaurant got fuller we were left longer between courses with empty plates on the table, water was not filled as quickly, a drink order was forgotten then eventually we were not offered more drinks at all. Small criticism... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 365 Dominion Rd, Mt Eden, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: 09 623 3140

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International, New Zealand

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

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