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Denniston Dog Restaurant & Bar

) #7 of 24 Restaurants in Westport $$ - $$$ , ,
18 Wakefield St, Westport 7601, New Zealand
+64 3-789 5030
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (29 reviews)
“stone grill” (31 reviews)
“hot stone” (17 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 Wakefield St, Westport 7601, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of our go to places for a great meal when we're in Westport. We've always found the food to be of good quality and consistent from visit to visit no matter how busy they are.

Thank TrippyDonkey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not too sure what to expect based on some very good reviews and some that were so so,but we possibly had our equal best meal here since we have visited New Zealand. It was the pork belly roast with vegetables it was really very good....More

Thank peter e
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here over the long weekend (5/6/7) June. The staff seemed very nice and the meal was fine, nothing fantastic but just good simple food. One complaint was, we had the deep fried Camembert for entree and unfortunately ours was Luke warm and still block...More

Thank Wendi9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A stop for a brunch of eggs Bennie with bacon. Very friendly staff made it a pleasant stop with opportunity to view the huge array of photos on the wall.

Thank Buckoinchch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just had a very nice meal here,fillet steak beautifully cooked and my husband had pizza. Went to pay and were hit by 11/2 % credit card payment charge My question is why, very disappointing .there is no need for this Sorry we wil,probably not eat...More

Thank vickisusan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting decor and it was informative about the area. Good indoor and outdoor seating. Excellent food for good price, we had an excellent lunch which was well priced for the excellent quality. Lovely staff, we felt really welcome there. Would make a special effort to...More

Thank susiejean2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a bar and restaurant in a remoteish part of New Zealand. It does everything well and doesn't have pretensions. A good selection of beers and wines and meals which that aren't over the top, just well cooked and with good quality ingredients. The...More

Thank blueduck49
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited during an overnight stop heading south. Restaurant was busy with a good atmosphere. Staff very friendly and helpful. Meals delivered quickly and were delicious.

Thank John5947
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

The menu had heaps to choose from. We went with the stone grill and got a great cut of beef to cook on it. We followed this with deserts and some margaritas. Service was great, food was good. Will defiantly come back next time we...More

Thank Shaun M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The Deniston Dog has a choice of inside or outside dining. We chose inside as it was a cold day. On the way in we saw a beautiful carrot/pineapple cake under a glass cover and decided to have that as dessert. I ordered the pasta...More

Thank Alys847
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Wakefield St, Westport 7601, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +64 3-789 5030
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