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Dolce Bar & Restaurant

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Level 1 The Forum | 11 Market Street, Blenheim, New Zealand
Today
08:30 - 17:00
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Hours:
Mon 08:30 - 17:00
Tue 08:30 - 21:00
Wed - Sat 08:30 - 22:00
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Reigate, United Kingdom
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270 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We always finish our two-yearly visits to Blenheim with a meal at Dolce Restaurant, and our meal there tonight was as good as ever - possibly even better than in past years. To begin with, our reception was friendly and immediate. Perhaps, since we were booked in at 6.15 pm, and knowing that they had a busy evening ahead of... More 

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Thank Robin S
Blenheim, New Zealand
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There was no 'hello' when a group of us arrived to have coffee at this restaurant. The lady on the till didn't even smile & when she gave me my change, just plonked it down on the counter. No one seemed to be enjoying their job ... even the lady maiking the pizza bases. She had to rescue us out... More 

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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great Family Pizzeria - fair prices, lots of tap, and bottle beer - nice out door seating - Large menu - good prices

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Thank Daniel C
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Great savoury muffin that ticked all the boxes. Not the most welcoming of places and service was a bit slow. Forgive all as muffin was so good.

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Thank johngalley
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

We visited Dolce a few days before Christmas (with out of towners in tow) for lunch and had a wonderful experience with great service and good food. The place was pumping with a good vibe and the Pizza's were awesome! Due to the above, we thought we'd visit again. So just after New Years we went for lunch. We sat... More 

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Thank amwheelo
Christchurch, New Zealand
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320 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We had a lovely lunch here on Thursday. I was a bit dubious about trying the place with so many mixed reviews on Tripadvisor, but we went along nonetheless and I’m so glad we did. The restaurant was fairly busy but we were lucky enough to find a free table by the window with the sun streaming in. We had... More 

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Thank mooseandbok2006
Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here ,good friendly helpful staff.They make a great coffee. A good selection of food,the pumpkin & kumara salad is highly recommended

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Thank Paul B
Canberra, Australia
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

On our one night in Blenheim, six of us turned up just after 6pm to a nearly empty restaurant anticipating a lovely meal based on TripAdvisor reviews. The waitress scratched her head, consulted her booking list and talked with another then advised us that "...there are people that like particular tables so we have no room...". One of our party... More 

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Thank Stephen N
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31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Visited on boxing day so very busy...food was fresh ...good amount ...tasty ...managed to get served quickly . Had kumera and spinach salad ..so good ...mushroom pasta yummy ... muffin great...calamari so so . Slightly expensive . Good coffee

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Thank Christine F
Berlin, Germany
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214 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

The pizza here was amazing so many different options, that atmosphere was great, and staff was good too :) so recommend

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 22:00
Thursday
08:30 - 22:00
Friday
08:30 - 22:00
Saturday
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Level 1 The Forum | 11 Market Street, Blenheim, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
Description
Phone number 03 579 3182

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?