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207 Palmerston St, Westport 7601, New Zealand
+64 3-789 7889
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

We were staying not far from this place and the restaurant we wanted to go to was fully booked. Next choice was the Dog on Denniston but we got a cold reception having arrived just before the meal time opening so decided on Serengetis. We had a nice welcome and had the choice of tables. It is a small Cosy,... More 

Thank Mark E
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

We had a meal there. I had roast which was average and my partner had pasta which was gd . Service was ok but restaurant was nice

Thank Pam C
Te Awamutu, New Zealand
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66 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2015

This restaurant form part of the Westport Motor Hotel Complex and was conveniently situated just over the road from where we were staying The food as well as the service was hard to better. The young lass who served us was very new to the job but did an excellent job in meeting our needs..

Thank NI_Travellers_12
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015

staff member never came back to see if we wanted more drinks with our meal, no one else was eating so there was no excuse for it really, wont be going back

Thank chickadee250
Christchurch, New Zealand
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70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2015

New Year's Eve and very quiet but a great home cooked meal with pleasant service and great value for money. An added bonus was to be entertained briefly by the local Scottish Pipe band !

Thank Brian/Cheryl P
Nelson, New Zealand
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014

IO always stay at the asscoiated motor hotel when I'm working in WP and always eat at the Serengeti, having had some pretty average experiences around town. Freindly staff, always warm and clean and tyhe a la carte has a good choice. Their ribs, as a starter are REALLY good and almost enough for a light meal. When they have... More 

Thank rigornz
Wellington, New Zealand
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148 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2014

My first night I had the whitebait patties and they were delicious. Second night, I had the light meal of battered fish. Light? It was a big meal but again delicious. Both meals were well presented, service was great, and I certainly recommend this place to eat.

1 Thank Finona68
Westport, New Zealand
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2013

Good service and a good variety of dishes. Well presented and well served. Maybe a little rushed, but they were busy. good to have accommodation on the spot., and close to the shops.

Thank Barbara R
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2012

I just stopped in for a quiet drink and the staff were lovely. Good wine list and good prices. The food menu looked great and the restaurant was busy which is always a good sign.

Thank Nicki C

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Restaurant Details

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    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Address: 207 Palmerston St, Westport 7601, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +64 3-789 7889

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