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“Best Dining”
Review of Motu Kitchen - CLOSED

Motu Kitchen
Price range: $26 - $74
Cuisines: Seafood, Contemporary
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Belleville, Canada
Level 5 Contributor
74 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Best Dining”
Reviewed April 23, 2013

This was by far our best dining experience during our 3 weeks in NZ. This is one amazing chef and the food quality was even better than the Foodstore in Auckland - we didn't think that was possible! Great attention to detail in the dining room - a real class deal. Very highly recommended

Visited March 2013
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2 Thank Steve A
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English first
Stuart, Florida
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“delicate fine dining”
Reviewed April 22, 2013

if seafood is your thing, look no further. Impressed by the service and the fresh fish cooked properly

Visited March 2013
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3 Thank 1949florida
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Mount Keira, New South Wales, Australia
Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Unforgettable Dining Experience.”
Reviewed April 21, 2013

Motu - I will never forget this name or this place.The decor was classy yet not ostentatious. The service was personalised yet not 'in your face'. Equally impressive was the menu and presentation of selected dishes. Not just delivered with pride to your table, but accompanied by an introduction, description and presentation that made my eyes and mouth water. I will never ever forget my dining experience at Motu.

  • Visited April 2013
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3 Thank Nicole L
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Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Taste bud sensation”
Reviewed April 18, 2013

Lovely setting, very inviting and cozy, and the food was absolutely suberb at an excellent quality to price ratio. Highly recommended.

Visited April 2013
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2 Thank Lafrenchie
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London, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“World class”
Reviewed April 16, 2013

Visited recently with friends who are involved in the restaurant business in the UK. To say we were all blown away was an understatement.
We were a group of 5 seasoned travellers who have dined all around the world, and we all agreed that dinner at Motu was an absolutely fantastic experience.
Service was excellent and we simply couldn't find fault with our meals.
We will be back.

  • Visited March 2013
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2 Thank VFXFred
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