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Scotia

199 Upper Stuart Street, Dunedin, New Zealand
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Ranked #3 of 207 Restaurants in Dunedin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Scottish
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Lake Stevens, Washington
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94 reviews 94 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

I was looking forward to enjoying an evening with my wife. After splitting off from our tour group, I found this restaurant. Not making reservations, my only option was the bar since they have limited seating times. We made our way upstairs to a nice bar with a great menu. And we sat. Staff were moving about but we were... More

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Dunedin, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

From the décor the staff and the beautiful food this has got to be my favourite restaurant Highest recommendation. A little on the pricy side but it is well worth it, we always save it for the special occasions

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Been here a couple of times recently for family celebrations. The food is excellent, as good as you will get anywhere. Atmosphere great and service up to the mark. When a beef farmer says the steak is good that is always a pretty good sign. Couldn't fault the venison. Great range of whiskeys, shame I was driving.

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We enjoyed a lovely meal here for our anniversary. Great food and wine. The meal was pricey but beautiful and worth it. For us it is a special occasion dining experience and certainly worth that.

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Perthshire
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41 reviews 41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Came here for drinks then dinner. Girl at the bar upstairs organised dinner booking for us cheerfully. The bar upstairs is full of character, lovely fire, nice places to sit and chill. Food downstairs was excellent.

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

What a pleasure to return to a restaurant and have an even more enjoyable meal than the Gr8 ones you have had there before. We went to Scotia tonight for my birthday, and I didn't want the meal to end. We were attended to in a happy respectful way by Rachel, who was a good thinking woman with some very... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Loved that they were attentive to this single diner. Their wine list is excellent, and I loved their take on traditional Scottish fare. NOTHING WRONG with their whiskey bar upstairs, either! I was highly entertained by the antics of a three-some 2 tables away, and the lovely young pregnant couple 1 table away, and didn't feel neglected by the waitstaff.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

After a long day perusing dunedin, me and the husband found this little gem just up the road from the octagon. Didn't have any of the food but the array of whisky selection that they had at their disposal was stunning. It's only a shame there isn't a place like this in auckland (at least that we know of!). Helpful... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

The Scotia provides elegant couples dining with excellent seafood and Scottish influenced dishes. There is also an upstairs bar that stocks all of the Scotch blends and single malts one has ever heard of, and more. A table in front of an open fireplace on a late winter kind of evening was welcome, indeed.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

A very cosy and warm friendly high quality restaurant. Great service, excellent food with great variety and the best whiskey bar in town is upstairs

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Additional Information about Scotia

Address: 199 Upper Stuart Street, Dunedin, New Zealand
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
Cuisine: Scottish

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