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Amici

Diner, Italian, Pizza & Pasta
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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/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Outdoor seating

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  • 7
    Average
  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Friendly service, good food

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... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
Bigkabloona
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Bethesda, Maryland
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Outdoor seating
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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51 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Bethesda, Maryland
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

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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Delft, The Netherlands
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

The place looks nice, but the food was awful. We had polenta with beef and Lasagne. Boyh dishes came full of sauce so that the foid was swiming in it. We both did not finish our plate as it wss not enjoyable. We didn't dare to ask for desert...

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Service, prices, Food, Good Set out nice, Pleasent Team. Sadly Smokers very close in proximity Great family, Group, Couples, place enjoy going there for lunch. Can get very noisy if larger groups happen to be there. Check before booking evening Meal if you want a quiet Romantic night

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Just the spot for lunch on a hot day. Under the the covers on the terrace. Good food, good service and watch the world go by.

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Tutukaka
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 via mobile

Attractive Italian Restaurant, well cooked meals and attentive service. You can sit inside or outside in courtyard area which is v cute.

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Whangarei, NZ
Top Contributor
145 reviews 145 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Yesterday we and a group of friends had our Christmas lunch at Amici in Whangarei. Unfortunately it was pouring with rain so we weren't able to eat outside - much nicer than inside. However, the food was great as was the service - efficient and friendly. Most of our group had just an hour for lunch and we were all... More 

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Whangarei, NZ
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Yes, the two glasses of wine were at least room temperature. Apart from that the service was good but if you can, eat outside. The acoustics inside are terrible because there are no soft surfaces and the artificial grape vines are obviously difficult to dust. The food was okay but if I had served peas as hard as those I... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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44 reviews 44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The outside setting is nice on a warm evening, the servers were efficient and polite. The wine list is extremely limited to the point that we chose beer instead, I had pizza, my husband had a pasta dish. The pizza was average, the pasta was apparently tasty but loaded with oil. We were disappointed in both the wine list and... More 

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Whangarei
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 via mobile

My sister and I are locals and we decide to treat ourselves to desert. We had their homemade Italian ice-cream it was very delicious, fantastic service and lovely atmosphere. Also the food was very good highly recommend.

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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: Diner, Italian, Pizza & Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
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?