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Dantes Pizzeria

136 Ponsonby Road, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
+64 9-378 4443
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (109 reviews)
“bread dough” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
136 Ponsonby Road, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow what a gem the only downfall here is it's so small! Then again it kind of feels like your actually in Italy with the cozy setting inside Ponsonby central. We had the Alla Romara pizza & it was sooooo good! Amazing service complete with...More

Thank tashabelle89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little pizzeria that is almost difficult to locate, but the wood fire flavour and quality of ingredients is difficult to match. There are only a few tables, but well worth the inconvenience. The service is very friendly and the experience is very authentic -...More

Thank Shakaka
Reviewed July 11, 2017

All their Pizzas are GF friendly and cant even taste it. INCREDIBLE food and the atmosphere is perfect for a date night.

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed June 29, 2017

I stumbled upon this tiny little place whilst walking around Ponsonby. It's warm, friendly and inviting. The pizza was absolutely delicious, true authentic Italian! I had buffalo mozzarella, spinach, cherry tomatoes and salami. I will defo be back. The pizza was amazing and I love...More

Thank sunlover117
Reviewed June 5, 2017

Lovely authentic pizzas, just a small seating area if dining in -- but takeaway options availablr. Lovely salad and pizzas and able to enjoy a wine or beer with your meal. Kid friendly.

Thank c73
Reviewed June 3, 2017

Super cozy little pizzeria with the best pizza I have ever had. The dough is phenomenal and the toppings are perfection. Very simple, quality. Service was lovely, and will definitely be returning!

Thank Riley B
Reviewed June 2, 2017

authentic pizzas, the owner proves the dough well before using it which means you dont have that heavy horrible feeling later after eating the pizzas. Happy to return when the pizza craze hits me again. Is located int eh courtyard of ponsonby central so lots...More

Thank roscoe39
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

This is the very BEST Pizza we have eaten in our New Zealand trip! I can assure you that it is the same quality that you get in Florence/Italy where I've had my very best Pizza of all times.

Thank Stephaniemleh
Reviewed May 11, 2017

Really good pizza - just like in Southern Italy - good choice of pizza and wine with Peroni on draught :) Staff really friendly and chatty.

Thank stabler528
Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

So delicious love this place! Great service ! Love the Italian gusto ❤️ Friendly waiters and swift service! Grazie!

Thank Sarahwiklund
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 Ponsonby Road, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-378 4443
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