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Gina's Italian Kitchen

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161 Symonds Street, AK 1150, New Zealand
+64 9-302 2061
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17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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62 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I only went in for a take away and i'll definitely be back properly soon. The atmosphere was lovely and it was busy which is a good sign. I ordered a deep fried pizza and made sweet love to it, it was delicious. I'm looking forward to trying the rest of the menu

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Thank YummyRashers
New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely love this little gem in Symonds Street. Beautiful and tasty food makes it hard for choice. Friendly staff. Can be quite noisy at times so not the place to go for a romantic dinner but have always had an excellent time.

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Thank CaroC
Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We had a family farewell dinner and the food, service and the atmosphere was perfect! Thanks Ginas we are definitely coming back for more! Buon Appetito!

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1 Thank PaintFam1
Auckland, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

I love visiting Ginas because I always feel so welcomed. The staff are extremely friendly, and i never have to wait long for my meals to arrive. So far i love everything i have tried, but as for favourites, i recommend the Alleluia pizza, and Ravioli con pollo for a main. The ingredients are so fresh, yummy!!!! Starters are harder... More 

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Thank kiwicarey2017
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Cool table settings. Felt like Italy. Red and white table cloths. Great Food! Great Service! Thank you! You'll never go wrong with Gina's Italian Restaurant. Best Italian restaurant in Auckland. I like how the people who work there are Italian. This is special, especially hearing their wonderful loud accents. The atmosphere is pleasant. Good spacious room.

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Thank SouthSideKiwi
Auckland, New Zealand
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

This little piece of Italy in the heart of the city was incredible. The food was spectacular, the staff were attentive (in a feel like part of the family way), the evening was great. When we arrived they had the table set up inside, we asked if we could move to one of the outside tables, which was no mission... More 

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Thank dolphinsrussharon
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Brought the whole family for our first night in Auckland. The pizzas were very tasty, and we especially enjoyed by the younger ones. We also had a house salad, which was so crisp and delicious! The one hiccup we had was with this mushroom chicken pasta- super thick and just not appetizing. Overall, friendly staff and good atmosphere. Would definitely... More 

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Thank Kaitlin G
Auckland, New Zealand
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67 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

A friend of mine used to rave about Ginas so 4 of us tried it on a Saturday night. I firstly need to declare that the recommendation was a few years before and things have clearly changed. Its like a theme restaurant with many large groups and many having a girls night out or Hens party's who are entertained by... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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67 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We were hungry and stuck in a hotel room on a Sunday night with some ill in-laws who were very fussy about what they would eat so we decided to order through menulogue from Gina's. The food we ordered was inexpensive and delivered pretty quickly, some pizzas and a pasta. The pasta was watery and not tasty and the pizzas... More 

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Thank Maggles_12
Auckland, New Zealand
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69 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Gina's has long been known for its great service and loud and busy restaurant, last weekend was no exception. However, food quality was not as good as in the past, I was the only one (of six) that really enjoyed my meal. Two of our group randomly seemed to get really sweet pasta, almost like the sugar was mistaken for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Symonds Street, AK 1150, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region
  • Phone Number: +64 9-302 2061

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