Employees local friendly staff, has the best pasta I've ever had and the pizza is awesome! Not over priced. I highly recommend.
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It is a basic restaurant but all the better for it. Food was WONDERFUL. We had different veggie pizzas. I have allergies and staff were great at altering things for me. It's in a weird location - down an alley, up some stairs, round a...More
Having had a very disappointing take out from another establishment nearby I got some very nice fish and chips here. The next evening the family wanted some pizzas and I was delegated to collect these. They turned out very tasty and again the young ladies...More
My husband and I went to this restaurant 3 nights in a row because we loved it from day 1. We tried different things from the menu each time. The pastas where very tasty and fresh and the pizzas very very good. Large portions and...More
Friendly speedy service. They were willing and able adjust the menu items to account for our preferences and allergies. Sizes of pizza were illustrated perfectly. They were delicious and we eat a lot of pizza so consider ourselves reasonably discerning. It is a slightly odd...More
Even if you're not expecting "fantastic" Italian food in New Zealand (I wasn't), Ruffino's is slightly disappointing. The food is not bad; it is edible. But there's got to be a better place to eat in Paihia. If I had to choose, I'd say the...More
The ambiance of the restaurant was mediocre, only furnished with the basics. The service was good and the food was average. The restaurant does not have a beach view, but overlooks a shopping street.
We booked a table and it was a good thing we did because the place was very busy with diners and takeaway orders. We went with a three year old toddler and ordered him a spaghetti bolognese from kids menu and for us a super...More
Located in an upstairs section of the shops on Williams Street, Ruffino's served up an okay pizza quickly. The pepperoni had a slight kick to it. They do a great deal more takeaway than dining in. The wait staff were also friendly Unfortunately there is...More