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Kingsgate Restaurant

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379 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
+64 6-349 0044
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible8%
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“lamb rack” (3 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
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05:00 - 23:00All hours
€€ - €€€
379 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Kingsgate Restaurant was closed the night we went in for dinner...luckily we knew that there was a bar to the right hand side of the restaurant through the double doors (although you wouldn't have known - as the place was in darkness and not...More

Thank Kerry C
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We went there to celebrate our dear friend's 97th birthday. Everybody order the Eye fillet steak with different doneness and we all went home satisfied. Highly recommended!

Thank Livakiwi
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We went there for a raise money function. 100 people, booked tables and expecting a superb buffet. We got cold food, looked like it had been prepared hours ago and forgotten, limited selection, long queues as extra staff would have made it too easy, and...More

Thank Geridog1
Reviewed 14 February 2017

If yiu accept paying 500% markup on wine you will love this place. $9 outlet wine = $44 here. Food nothong fancy. Call shrimp prawns. Service is something customers should be greatful to get.

Thank dave w
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We had to wait one and a half hours for food to arrive, and then it came in two stages! Terrible service and food not much better.

Thank Flicks
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

We went there with another couple as it was close to our accommodation which was just across the road When we first went in we were shown into the restaurant section by by the receptionist where we waited for a long time before finally getting...More

Thank Robin K
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Waitress did not know where lamb or beef came from. This is a restaurant that has won many awards for their red meat dishes. She didn't offer to find out. My steak was very disappointing. It was a steak I could have got at Countdown....More

Thank redmeateater2016
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here numerous times. I have never been dissatisfied with the service or the meal. Nice feel to the place and very accommodating with your needs.

Thank michael-paulsen
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Went here thinking it would be lovely for a family birthday. Waiter was very efficient but let down by the food.Firstly waiter having to return twice to tell us items no longer available. Yet there didn't seem to be a lot of customers about 34...More

Thank kabetee
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Inspite of a working all day as a receptionist,the receptionist was our waitress for the night.she was covering the shift.. Service was standout and food was fantastic..the empty plate says it all..hospitality workers like her are hard to find...feeling good

Thank Kanagaraj D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
05:30 - 22:00
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 379 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Whanganui
  • Phone Number: +64 6-349 0044
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