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Robbies Bar & Bistro

$$ - $$$
Bar, European, New Zealand, International, Pub
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67 MacAndrew Road, Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-455 2802
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107 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I by chance stumbled across Robbins Bar & Bistro in South Dunedin looking for a meal. It was a Wednesday night so we were able to enjoy their Wednesday night steak night special for $23. Both our steaks were cooked how we liked it and the meals were generous. Typical pub food and atmosphere. The staff were... More 

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Thank Danielle R
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Very rude old bar staff most likely the owners got given the wrong meal and tasted yuck it was the pancakes and way overpriced never asked if I would like new meal and took over half hour will never be going back again

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Thank 89leninm
Dunedin, New Zealand
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

Was here recently with a friend...really enjoy the atmosphere and also the service from the staff....nothing is too much trouble for them....really respect that

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Thank ericandlyn
Dunedin, New Zealand
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016

Sometimes called the "Pensioners Lunch" it's actually available to all, daily. Choice of 3 mains, including a roast, then dessert, all for $12. I've dined here for the last few years, and the food is always beautifully prepared and served. I heartily recommend it. :-)

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Thank Eagle_Kiwi
Invercargill, New Zealand
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

The staff were more than welcoming and our meals arrived in a timely manner! The kids loved there wee activity bags! We all had a lovely meal! Great place to go as a family

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Thank brady811
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Great food and friendly staff. Very busy and the staff are very nice. Ordered gb, omellete and lamb shanks. Must say the food was beautiful and very unique flavours. Good value for money.

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Thank amina0508
Dunedin, New Zealand
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016

Have been coming for the quiz every Thursday for a year or two now & I love this place. Great service good old school pub food. Great salmon dish. Good coffee. Loyalty card that redeems to cash for next time. It adds up quickly. Good amount of parking.

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Thank Sam S
Queenstown, New Zealand
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103 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

First time we have eaten here but what an amazing menu. Full menu, specials menu, special specials menu. Very affordable prices for good food. Loved the old style bar and restaurant. We will definitely go again.

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Thank Faye B
Wellington, New Zealand
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73 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 2, 2016

We visited Robbies for lunch and ordered the corn fritters, a children's corn-dog meal and the clam chowder. All these items are not on the regular menu but are featured on the chalk board lunch menu. I have to confess we were not expecting much but the food was fantastic! The corn cakes were tasty and well presented, the corn-dog... More 

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Thank T O
Dunedin, New Zealand
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74 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 30, 2016

Went here to celebrate a birthday. The staff were very friendly and the menu catered for all tastes. There is more to Robbies than the on-line menu, even more options on the blackboard from corn fritters to salmon fillet. Huge portions and nobody left hungry. The sides have enough for 2 people to share.Thank you to the staff for the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, European, New Zealand, International, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 MacAndrew Road, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-455 2802

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