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Zucchini Brothers

286 Princes Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
(03) 477 9373
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Ranked #55 of 219 Restaurants in Dunedin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

We had such a good experience at the Zucchini Brothers! We arrived quite late on a miserable rainy day, enquiring about takeaway options and were informed the restaurant was closing and there wasn't much food available. As we left to continue our unsuccessful search for food elsewhere, one of the staff came running out after us offering to make any... More 

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Breckenridge, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Craving pasta and we got it. Fresh pasta and homemade sauces. Very nice atmosphere located next to our hotel.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Dined in this restaurant with a friend. We were greeted and seated immediately by a pleasant waiter. Our drinks and food took a while to arrive, but I suspect this was because the place was buzzing that night. We shared a pizza, which like other Italian restaurants in NZ, comprises of a thin, THIN crust- I would have preferred thicker... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I had a satisfactory visit to this restaurant, which mainly serves pizza and pasta. However I had heard such good things about this restaurant so I had high expectations. I definitely think it was pricey for what I had. I had a carbonara which was plain. I would return, but I would try something else and hope it was worth... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Always like to get back to Zucchini Bros whenever I am in Dunedin. Great choice in pizza and pasta and a good place to catch up with friends. Staff have always been friendly and food quality is always excellent.

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Breckenridge, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014 via mobile

craving pasta and guess what? Two doors down from our hotel is Zucchini Brothers. Great service. Loved the artichoke, penne pasta. Husband had the beef wine sauce rigatoni. Great wine. Good prices

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London, United Kingdom
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52 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 via mobile

A very popular restaurant that is let down by slow service, uncomfortable chairs and overcooked pasta. On the positive side the pizza is a 9/10 with the innovative option to have a combination of 2 pizzas per serving (e.g. A half pizza of one topping and the other half with another topping.) On arrival the restaurant, which is split over... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Zucchini Brothers have been in business for many years but have recently moved to 286 Princess Street near the Park Regis Hotel. They were very busy when I visited but they quickly found a table for one in a good position. I chose the Chicken in cream sauce on pasta which was excellent with a glass of Pinot Gris. I... More 

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Perth, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I love this restaurant, it's been a favourite of mine for years now. The food is always fantastic and we have only had good service. My order is usually the chicken and mushroom penne but I most recently branched out and tried the very delicious honey-baked pumpkin and chicken penne. My partner had the Mexican beef pizza (also good). Our... More 

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kent
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Had a great meal here twice, the pizza and pasta are yummy and the gluten free options are really good. The place has great style and ambience. The only downfall was at the end of the night when we asked if the staff would call us a taxi. What we got was a gruff, there's a taxi rank across the... More 

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Additional Information about Zucchini Brothers

Address: 286 Princes Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
Phone Number: (03) 477 9373
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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