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Pizza Pasta Ruffino

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39 Williams Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 9-402 7964
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Matamata, N.Z
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95 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Got a fabulous, tasty pizza here when looking for a nice take away to go back to our motel with. Absolutley delicious, top class pizza and would recommmend to anyone. Glood prices too.

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Thank BrendaMatamata_N_Z
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good friendly service. Good reasonable wines. HUGE plates. We had garlic pizza bread, a porky prawn pizza. Then 2 salads, cannelloni, lasagne, fettuccine carbonara and beef ravioli. With 2 bottles of good Pinot noir. Four guys in town after a week at sea. We didn't finish, too good, too much. Did I say friendly? You wouldn't call it fine dining... More 

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Thank john n
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place. Good Pizza. Well priced. Away from the front but still busy. Liked the Attractive Owner Kyler.

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Thank julia8rook
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The first thing we were greeted with was the amazing aroma of food cooking. This set the scene for a lovely meal. The sauce base of the pizza was unique, and delicious, as was the pasta. The staff were extremely friendly and time efficient. Worth a visit!

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Thank Daniel R
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we found a lot of places full so went here. Layout a bit basic but food was ok. service fine a cheap option

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Thank graham l
United Kingdom
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33 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kyla the owner makes the best pizza I've ever had in New Zealand, I think its all in the sauce, really yummy. Would recommend to all pizza lovers out there.

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Thank MackemAbroad
Hamburg, Germany
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got some pizza and pasta (yuuuum), always nice. Couldn't complain about anything. Especially Maria.. always really kind!

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Thank Kristin L
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Read reviews for this place a sounded fairly good - but was average. Good size portions but we were seated near where customers queued for their takeaway. I found it uncomfortable to be eating in front of them - ask for a seat nearer the windows. No air conditioning either but fans and it was really warm. Food just quite... More 

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Thank Helen S
Wetherby
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having had a few disastrous meals in paihia, we found this place, which was a god send. Amazing food, good range on the menu, quick service.

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Thank Legs2005
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I must have had pizzas or pasta from Ruffinos on more than 30 occasions. I haven't had a poor meal there. The staff are friendly and obliging, the pasta is very good and I have not had a better pizza.Recently, disappointed with the fish and chips on offer in Paihia, we tried their fish and chips. They were good too.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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
Description
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?