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Black Dog Cafe & Restaurant

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109 Princes Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 22 678 6894
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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Cafe, New Zealand, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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109 Princes Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

Delicious chicken and avocado salad! Staff were friendly and helpful. Nice relaxed atmosphere. I also had a quick brunch there one morning and felt comfortable dining alone. Good coffee and a stuffed potato. Yummy!

Thank Scruffy_Seagull
Reviewed 1 week ago

used too be a great wee place for brunch or a dinner , new owners , new menu , new decor , new standard for the food which unfortunately is down on the old place , staff were good good but the food was terrible...More

Thank Mick B
arunash0k, Manager at Black Dog Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mick, We are terribly sorry to hear from you that you didn't like your meal. We are trying to keep the meals in the same way it was served in BlackDog before and we constantly check with our regulars after making any changes in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on Saturday for lunch on the way into town. Was really impressed with everything, staff were awesome and really friendly, the place is really inviting and a really relaxing environment. I had the seafood chowder, my partner had pancakes and we both had...More

Thank Derek W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten at Black Dog Cafe and Restaurant twice over the past two months. We have found it to be an excellent place to eat. The food is great, the portions generous and plenty of choices. Both times all members of our table have...More

Thank 5hoppys
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a night out with the girls and were very disappointed with the meals and the service. I had the salmon cakes which were dry and came with a very overpowering sauce. After our meals arrived the staff didn't come near us except to...More

Thank Jenny A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On Friday 22 December, I took my staff for breakfast before we started work. I paid the bill in full on my visa, and we were on our way to work. That afternoon I checked my visa account online, and noticed that I was charged...More

Thank Darryl M
arunash0k, Manager at Black Dog Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Darryl, It was very unfortunate that you happened to get charged twice in our restaurant and we do understand that $319 is not a small amount. But as you stated in your review it was a system error and we haven't purposely charged you...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

We ate brunch there on Saturday. The staff were very helpful but the ambience was let down by the quality of the food, it was very average. Quite oily and lacking any kind of flavour to the food. A shame.More

Thank BigLouie2
arunash0k, Manager at Black Dog Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Dear Louie, Greetings from Black Dog !!!!! We are really sorry for the bad experience you had with the meal and we are keen to resolve the issue. If you could give me some more details of the meal, we will make sure the problem...More

Reviewed 21 November 2017

We are regular diners at the Black Dog on a weekly basis (sometimes twice a week), always can guarantee great service from the wait staff who always greet us with a friendly smile no matter what and always manage to accommodate us even at busy...More

Thank Carol F
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Love the black dog, always dine here with my family. The restaurant has improved greatly since the new owners have taken over. They are so friendly and always accommodating. Great service, value for money, meals are always quick. Great for breakfast, lunch & dinner. The...More

Thank Shani F
Reviewed 20 November 2017

The Black Dog was right next to our hotel, so we did not have far to go for an evening meal. Ordered a starter of garlic bread which came as a full basket of bread (not the two small slices you get in the UK),...More

Thank CDM52
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 35
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 Princes Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 22 678 6894
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