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209 Symonds St, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-302 2061
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good31%
  • Average35%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
9 Aug 2017
“Average Experience ”
11 Aug 2017
Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
209 Symonds St, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately received a cold welcome and met by a rude waitress. $26 for pasta?! There are much better places in Auckland for half the price. Don't go here.

Thank stravel250
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We popped into Ginas after years in July for my surprise birthday dinner and the experience was somewhat bitter sweet and the negatives outweighed the positives unfortunately.. Pros - the atmosphere was positive and vibrant. Cons - we had the set menu as our booking...More

Thank Debjani H
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Had a great evening with the staff providing quick professional service while still giving that friendly casual feel. Food was fantastic with all meals having great flavours. Good portion size. Atmosphere was vibrant which contributed to an awesome experience.

Thank melessa2016
Reviewed 7 October 2016

one of the best Italian eateries around, great service, warm, friendly, reasonable prices, great food, well worth a visit

Thank Neil E
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Been coming to Gina's for years, its the real deal in Auckland, you can't get the atmosphere and food anywhere else. If you love Italian food take the Familia.

Thank Jon R
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Popped up to Auckland for a few days to see family. Sister recommended Ginas so we booked a table for 6. It was a cold night so we thought warm hearty Italian would be the way to go. Arrived and started to walk into the...More

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

We went there partly because of a GrabOne coupon (half price). But we'd read some of the foodie comments which were quite encouraging. However, the food wasn't that good at all. A bit tired looking and tasting. It seemed that the set menu for the...More

Thank rossh113
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, serving and kitchen staff are very much part of the life of this establishment. Good food at reasonable prices and good portions. Parking a bit difficult but manageable.

Thank RnR_275
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Terrible ambience, so cramped and we got a table to the entrance of the recycled bins. Not only that the people who serve you do not know the menu written on "Grab One" is so different from the set menu they give us to choose...More

1  Thank sheldoninin
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Although an enjoyable atmosphere it was overpriced and the food was very ordinary. At the end of the night - a main each, BYO wine and a shared desert ....there goes $85 for 2 people. I had to go to the bar a get the...More

1  Thank markcr2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 Symonds St, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-302 2061
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