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Amici

Italian, Pizza & Pasta, Diner
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Cameron St | Quality Street Mall, Whangarei, New Zealand
9 4382961
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Today
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 22
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
great italian food!

Been there two times because we enjoyed the food so much. The staff was really attentive and nice and the food was also tasty and affordable. I can only recommend this restaurant when you're in Whangarei.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 1, 2015
Cornelia G
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Österreich
Good for:
  • Families with children
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59 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Whangarei, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We came to Amici for just coffee an dessert. My husband didn't even finish his dessert as the tiamisu was nothing but cream with a few crumbs and my lemon desert was average but sounded much nicer on the menu. We were definitely dissapointed

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

Went out for dinner with a friend for the first time. The set up and ambience was very lovely. Reasonable prices and the wait staff were truely amazing so friendly. The chicken mushroom pasta was creamy and so filling. I couldn't finish it all :) thanks for a great night.

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New Zealand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Lunch time special pizza - order was taken very quickly, friendly service from waitress - meal was delicious. Would visit again

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Österreich
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Been there two times because we enjoyed the food so much. The staff was really attentive and nice and the food was also tasty and affordable. I can only recommend this restaurant when you're in Whangarei.

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East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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151 reviews 151 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

nice italian restaurant, service a bit odd, orders not taken from those seated first, it seemed to be the nearest tables to the counter got seen to first and then they worked back. We were in the middle so didnt have to wait that long.8inch pizza was the perfect size for me .

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Nice Seating inside and out, plenty of tables. There was a posted lunch special menu and the portions were ok and excellent.The service is quicker than it has been in the past and pleasant; they also have a small kids menu. The pizza's are excellent and the deserts are out of this world. The opening hours have been a bit... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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87 reviews 87 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The food at Amici can't be faulted. It is honest and good. What most people would expect out of italian-style fare. The prawn salad was delicious and the fried calamari generous. The service is friendly but ... slow ... very slow. While we wanted to eat desert, by the time anyone paid attention to us it was time to leave.... More 

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Treviso
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Having been at Amici several times in the past 16 years with decent dinner experiences, we got astonished once, after having ordered the chef special ( Lamb Rack), we were served stewed beef...without any information. Once requested an explenation, we were told that the Rack was over and that they decided to replace it with beef. Well...certainly the first time... More 

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Bethesda, Maryland
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56 reviews 56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

We recently arrived in Whangarei and started walking around looking for dinner. We found Amici in this little walking street or mews with several restaurants. We chose it because of the familiar menu and outdoor seating. The service was friendly and quick. The personal pizzas were very good, especially if you like very thin crusts with plentiful toppings. The lasagna... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Loved the menu and the specials enjoyed the atmosphere great pizzas just one suggestion as I am a chef myself I would have to say to please add more seasoning to your chicken fettuccini perhaps garlic and salt other wise it was delish great friendly staff will dibfinafely be coming back!! Keep up the good work!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Cameron St | Quality Street Mall, Whangarei, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: 9 4382961

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza & Pasta, Diner

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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