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Pizza Pasta Ruffino

39 Williams Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 9-402 7964
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (70 reviews)
“supreme pizza” (4 reviews)
“take away” (14 reviews)
Opens in 19 min
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39 Williams Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Delicious pizza with a New Zealand flair to either dine in or takeout- no delivery available. Excellent service, tasty food and friendly customers and staff.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ron1733
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very tasty pizza and fresh salad They staff were very friendly Would recommend this place to dine in or takeaway

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RachieEvo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have just eaten in this restaurant and would highly recommend it I had a jumbo chicken supreme pizza and it was excellent. So I suggest if your looking for somewhere for a good meal try Ruffino

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank chrisnumberone
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

The service has got very slack, not offered water at our table for about 15 minutes. Slammed the drinks onto table when they did arrive. No smiles or nice attitude after that. Small garlic pizza came out and didn’t taste like garlic pizza at all...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nzsamandamy
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

First time dining here after many visits to Paihia and wish we'd found it sooner! Awesome service, pizza perfectly cooked to order and the lasagna was next level! It's a low key, back street spot that served us up the best kai in Paihia! 😊

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bridget C
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Dropped in here for a casual dinner, we just wanted food after a long days travel what we found was good old fashioned kiwi service and good pizza. We are both gluten free and foundation all we needed here gf garlic and cheese bread along...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Chris C
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and friendly staff. Piping hot and very tasty! Would eat here and again and recommend!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank stefan_r01
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

I am celiac and my husband is a vegetarian, not the easiest people to cater for. We were very impressed with the quality of pizzas including the gluten free base which was delicious. Very generous sizes and toppings. The young man behind the counter was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank leighmG9033HY
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

The jumbo Greek pizza is to die for. Loved every bite and wish I had some leftovers for breakfast. Service is outstanding and super friendly. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank AnneliSedin
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

The food at this small, unsuspecting Italian in Paihia was delicious and generous , the service was excellent and speedy and value for money was second to none. Absolutely would recommend to anyone visiting Paihia

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 656katherineg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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
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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