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Arborio Restaurant, Cafe & Bar

) #23 of 126 Restaurants in New Plymouth $$ - $$$ International, ,
65 St Aubyn Street | Puke Ariki Museum, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
+64 6-759 1241
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (22 reviews)
“pizza” (47 reviews)
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International, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
65 St Aubyn Street | Puke Ariki Museum, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago 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!

Thank mike h
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Sonia U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 22 June 2017

My husband and I dined last night and could not fault a thing. The new decor gives a warming homely feel, the staff were friendly and on point along with the food being exactly as described on the menu. We'll be back.

1  Thank Brenda R
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast at Arborio. We had scrambled eggs on ciabatta which was a generous portion but would also be expected at that price. Service was friendly however it took the kitchen a pretty long time to cook it. Not too sure if I would...More

2  Thank Marianne W
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This place has the nicest location and a lovely outlook to the waterfront from the front tables. I had calamari, the girls got the pizza and we shared. The calamari was good. I'm not a big fan of pizza and this one was nice enough,...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Our go to place whenever we visit New Plymouth. Food is always stunning and wait staff friendly and attentive. Have had many fabulous meals here. Have tried many other restaurants in New Plymouth ..this place is very hard to beat!

1  Thank Raylene P
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Restaurant recommended by the motel we were staying in and it did not let them down. We had a very pleasant, reasonably priced meal. Not particularly busy and service was very good. Tastefully decorated and the multitude of different lights madE it very atmospheric. Would...More

1  Thank Trickydicky795
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$27
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, 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
View, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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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