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Princes on Dowling Street Restaurant and Bar

$$ - $$$
123 Princes Street, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
+64 3-470 1470
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  • Excellent25%
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  • Average25%
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Oct 6, 2016
“Dinner in hotel”
Mar 1, 2017
“Quiet place to have an enjoyable meal”
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123 Princes Street, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
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Reviewed March 1, 2017

Dining room in the Scenic Hotel. Good food. Would recommend the chicken, you need to allow 20 minutes but well woth the wait. Staff very good

Thank Maggisd
Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

Wanted a simple dine in experience so decided to dine in the restaurant that is in our hotel. Wasn't to hungry so skipped entree whilst the other half decided to only eat an entree. Her Caesar salad was different. Mainly lettuice, chicken was cold cut...More

Thank Nathan W
Reviewed December 5, 2015 via mobile

Came here with a vegetarian friend after scouring many restaurants to the north along George Street and not seeing anything that suited him. The ciabatta starter was very small $8.50, not really enough for two to share. He was very happy with his vegetable croquettes...More

Thank Albywon
Reviewed September 11, 2015

Empty dining room. I had the Pork Wellington and was advised it would be 30 minute serving wait but it was worth it - bit scary though when my knife was swapped for a serrated steak knife! Hubby had the curry which was a bit...More

Thank CFD20
Reviewed July 24, 2015

We stayed at the Scenic hotel and had a 53US$ food credit, so we used some of it for dinner. The restaurant is located on the lobby level of the hotel with windows facing the street. We ordered a soup, some side dishes and a...More

2  Thank TheShis
Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

The food was good, not great, which would have been fine if it weren't so overpriced. I had the soup of the day, a cream of tomato, which was underseasoned. I also had two hard pieces of something that definitely weren't cream or tomato. The...More

Thank deaster
Reviewed February 28, 2015

Located in the Scenic Dunedin hotel, the restaurant is mostly patronised by in house guests. Food is very good, service is excellent and overall ambience is very pleasant.

Thank BanditJamshedpur
Reviewed December 21, 2014

The serving was good sized and the presentation was beautiful. It was made with pleasant herbs which added nice flavor to the entree. Desserts were unique.

Thank ptravelp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$7 - $29
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:00 am - 10:00 am
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Princes Street, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-470 1470
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Princes on Dowling Street Restaurant offers classic contemporary New Zealand cuisine, focusing on local and regional products for food and beverage. Enjoy our large gas fire for a pre/post dinner drink, and then dine and relax while we take care of everything for you. We are situated on the ground floor of Scenic Hotel Dunedin City, just 1.5 blocks from centre of city.
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