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Pizza Pasta Ruffino

39 Williams Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 9-402 7964
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (60 reviews)
“pita bread” (5 reviews)
“salads” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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39 Williams Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 314 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Had a pepperoni pizza which was well constructed , pleasant atmosphere and the two ladies were friendly and chatty . Will try there pasta next time as according to other diners it's very good .

Thank allanrmckenzie2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely pineapple $10.00 pizza Good size and very tasty Was a good size pizza for lunch and big enough for two people Good service and very prompt. Had water available for drinking while waiting for our takeaway pizza

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second night in a row we have just bet the crowds. Great pizzas and the service is super quick. Nice thin bases and a huge range of flavours The caramelized onion pizza bread was to die for as well. We had 2 adults and 2...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes this place is lovely the food was tasty and the wine good. Service very friendly. We had just arrived in Paihia and this was our first stop. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Meg C
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

I opted for the Cannelloni, and it was a good choice, well spiced filling and a good sauce. I didn't try their pizza, but comments by those seated near me indicted they were pleased with their choice. Good and friendly service, a small but adequate...More

Thank Leighton R
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We had a Pizza with the lot and one Gluten-free pizza, both were Fantastic, it would have to be one of the best Pizza's we have ever had. The Chef Kyla would have to be one of the best Pizza makers, she could travel to...More

Thank paulkondos
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Had an awesome meal with a girls night out! Really couldn't fault a thing with the food! Best garlic pizza and great pasta!

Thank KiwiMonaLisa
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

The best italian food we found in the area. Gluten-free pizza was very nice and cooked well. Brace yourself for a very strange entrance and total lack of decor in the restaurant.

Thank boourns23
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Found a copy of the menu at our motel and decided to try. Not as hard to find as other reviewers have suggested. Not the largest pizza place I've been in but definitely not the smallest. Staff were very friendly and the food was great....More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 3 May 2017

After negotiating the maze to find the restaurant which fortunately was clearly visible from the road or we might have thought we were in the wrong place we entered the small space which was the restaurant. It was quite fresh, clean and tidy. Staff were...More

Thank MariceNZ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Williams Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 7964
Ruffinos Pizza and Pasta has been located in Paihia for 18 years. We specialise in Homemade Pasta and pizzas, you can also create your own pizza. We are now doing gluten free pizza. We are fully licensed and also BYO wine. Dine in or Takeaway available, we do not deliver
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