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Arborio Restaurant, Cafe & Bar

€€ - €€€International, ,
65 St Aubyn Street | Puke Ariki Museum, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
+64 6-759 1241
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (47 reviews)
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International, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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65 St Aubyn Street | Puke Ariki Museum, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
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11 - 20 of 476 reviews

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Made an early dinner reservation and was happy that we were squeezed in. Unfortunately there were two errors with our mains bit I have still rated high because the response to the errors was faultless and without hesitation. Additionally, the food was excellent and together...More

1  Thank Drew H
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

My family and I have been to Arborio twice and both times the starter was very good, but the main courses were very tasteless and greasy.

4  Thank Orchidacea
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch on a Monday. It was fairly busy with lots of moms and toddlers. The atmosphere was next with good water views. My food, the pizza, was average. I will say that the chicken burger, that someone at our table ordered, looked real...More

3  Thank Rich30306
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Dined here for lunch recently. I must admit it wasn't as good as previous visits. Our waitress didn't know the specials and had to go ask three times regarding our menu questions. My friends glass was cleared from the table and it was still 1/3...More

3  Thank Rachie11
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Have been to this restaurant numerous times and cannot fault it. Latest time was in a large group for a bday dinner, everyone loved there meals.

1  Thank caitlinpoppy
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Sunday evening dinner with family (no children ). Nice setting, great service, excellent menu without too many options. Starters and mains cooked perfectly. Large portions. Desserts delicious. Certainly recommend to others. We'll be back!

1  Thank mike h
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We, family of four, went here for brunch. All our meals were gorgeous, the big breakfast big enough, the balsamic mushrooms amazing, and the kids had the French toast and both said - YUM. Coffees and hot chocolates just right. There was nothing to fault....More

1  Thank Sonia U
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Lovely food and great views, service was very average, but might of been having a bad night. Best to get a table facing the sea.

1  Thank nakigirlz2016
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful view, great location, friendly staff and delicious food! Couldn't fault a thing! Highly recommend the churos, best we've had!

1  Thank David E
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Was taking my sister and her husband through the Musuem which really impressed them and my brother in law said he would shout lunch here.Great service nice meal tho really expensive ...maybe too used to dining in Asia..but if somebody else is paying it is...More

3  Thank Kiwigaff
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 St Aubyn Street | Puke Ariki Museum, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-759 1241
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